Exhibition A Little Piece of Bauhaus

Anke Loh © James Prinz

Mon, 08/28/2017 -
Fri, 10/20/2017

Goethe-Institut

150 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 200
Chicago, lL 60601

Anke Loh: Interknit

Opening reception: Monday, September 18, 2017 at 5pm

Anke Loh’s collection of knits revolves around women’s stories – their opportunities, challenges, delights and anxieties. Each piece combines bold yet delicate texture and pattern, evoking women who break free from expectation and tradition: courageous yet fragile. The color combinations and select yarns mix lengths, weights, textures, synthetic and natural fibers, matte with shiny, intended to enhance the infinite possibilities of the female form.

Anke Loh
Anke Loh is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Fashion at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she has taught since 2005.  Her current research entails finding ways to integrate stretchable circuitry into textiles, ready-to-wear fashion and accessories.
 

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