'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center

Mónica Bengoa, Louise Bourgeois, Sheila Hicks, Ellen Lesperance, Kimsooja, Beryl Korot, Maria Lai, Sam Moyer, William J. O'Brien, Robert Otto Epstein, Jessica Rankin, Elaine Reichek, Drew Shiflett, Alan Shields, Lenore Tawney, and Anne Wilson. Curated by Joanna Kleinberg Romanow

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 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Installation view of 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center, 2014. Courtesy The Drawing Center
Installation view of 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center, 2014. Courtesy The Drawing Center


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for William J. O'Brien, Untitled, 2013, Felt on felt, Six parts each: 23 7/8 x 19 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York.
William J. O'Brien, Untitled, 2013, Felt on felt, Six parts each: 23 7/8 x 19 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Lenore Tawney, Union of Water and Fire, 1974, Linen, 38 x 36 inches. Collection of Lenore G. Tawney Foundation.
Lenore Tawney, Union of Water and Fire, 1974, Linen, 38 x 36 inches. Collection of Lenore G. Tawney Foundation.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Jessica Rankin, Termagant (La fille de Theia), 2014, Embroidery on organdy, 42 X 42 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
Jessica Rankin, Termagant (La fille de Theia), 2014, Embroidery on organdy, 42 X 42 inches. Courtesy of the artist.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Elaine Reichek, Desire, Dread, Despair, 2012. Hand embroidery on linen. 26 1/4 x 26 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Zach Feuer, New York, and Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Elaine Reichek, Desire, Dread, Despair, 2012. Hand embroidery on linen. 26 1/4 x 26 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Zach Feuer, New York, and Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Ellen Lesperance, December 12, 1983: Standing Beside the Communal Campfire, She Read Aloud From The Front Page News: “Women at War! 25,000 in Greenham Base Demo,” 2012, Gouache and graphite on tea stained paper, 26 x 34 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Ambach and Rice, Los Angeles.
Ellen Lesperance, December 12, 1983: Standing Beside the Communal Campfire, She Read Aloud From The Front Page News: “Women at War! 25,000 in Greenham Base Demo,” 2012, Gouache and graphite on tea stained paper, 26 x 34 3/4 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Ambach and Rice, Los Angeles.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Alan Shields, Colors in Clay, 1988, Watercolor, stitching on handmade paper, 18 x 18 inches. Courtesy of the Estate and Van Doren Waxter.
Alan Shields, Colors in Clay, 1988, Watercolor, stitching on handmade paper, 18 x 18 inches. Courtesy of the Estate and Van Doren Waxter.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Sheila Hicks, Punched Notations, 2012. Paper and synthetic yarn, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Andrea and José Olympio Pereira Collection.
Sheila Hicks, Punched Notations, 2012. Paper and synthetic yarn, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Andrea and José Olympio Pereira Collection.


 in Pictures for 'Thread Lines' at The Drawing Center. Image for Louise Bourgeois, Untitled, Fabric, 15 x 22 1/4 inches. Courtesy Cheim & New York © The Easton Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.
Louise Bourgeois, Untitled, Fabric, 15 x 22 1/4 inches. Courtesy Cheim & New York © The Easton Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.