The Olive Hyde Art Gallery’s 50th Annual Textiles Exhibit opens with a reception from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, August 3, and runs through September 15, 2018. This annual exhibit began in 1968 in recognition of the Art Center’s original benefactor and Textile Art enthusiast, Olive Hyde. Primarily a quilt exhibition in its early years, this annual show features works of both traditional and contemporary artists who use textiles and fibers to create unique artworks and designs.
Participating artists include Adriane Dedic, Alice Beasley, Ann Baldwin May, Catherine Kelly, Denise Oyama Miller, Dolores Miller, Drew Matott, Emelie Rogers, Gail Sims, Ginger Summit, Giny Dixon, Ileana Soto, Jennifer Landau, Karen Balos, Kris Sazaki, Lin Schiffner, Linda Waddle, Martha Wolfe, Maureen Langenbach, Melba Vincent, Patricia Porter, P.kay Hille-Hatten, Rashna Sutaria, Susan Helmer, and Zona Sage.
The Olive Hyde Art Gallery is open Thursday through Sunday, from noon to 5 p.m. The Opening reception is Friday, August 3, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Olive Hyde Art Gallery, 123 Washington Blvd. in Fremont. For more information call 510-494-4324 or go online.