​     ​​​​​​​​​Selected Exhibits
2019    Migration, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA

           Tell It Slant, Room 83 Spring Watertown, MA
           New Gallery Concert Series "THE SHOOTING GALLERY" featuring the work of visual artist Adrienne                     Sloane, Cambridge, MA 
           Twisting Fibers–An Art for All Reasons, Sponsored by Art League Rhode Island, Blackstone Valley                       Tourism Council Gallery, Pawtucket, RI     

           The Unraveling on special exhibit, Society of Arts & Crafts, Boston, MA 

2018    The Unraveling on view at the Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA

           ​The Unraveling on Special Exhibit, New Bedford Art Museum, MA

​           Fated Glory on special exhibit at the Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC

​           Crossing Boundaries: Material as Message, invited artist, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY

           INTERNATIONAL CULTURE, ART AND SOCIETY EXHIBITION, Invited Artist, Van Yuzununcu Yil University,             Istanbul, Turkey

2017    Fiber in the Present Tense, Slater Mill, Pawtucket RI
           Artist in Residence & Exhibit, Society of Arts & Crafts, Boston, MA
           Small Works: SDA at 40, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland OR
           BODY POLITIC, Bromfield Gallery, Boston MA

           CAA Mary Schein Fall Salon, Cambridge Art Association, MA

2016   Transgressing Traditions: SDA Contemporary Textiles Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn NY
           Fiber Innovations II, Parker Arts Center, Parker, CO
           National Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, MA
           TSGNY Small Works at 2016 Korea Bojagi Forum, Seoul, Korea
           New Fibers 2016, Fiber Arts Network of Michigan, University Art Gallery of
Eastern Michigan University,  

           Ypsilanti, MI
2015    Reverse-Face 4, Ayse Taki Art Gallery, Nişantaşı, İstanbul, Turkey

           Flight Patterns, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design Galleries Georgia State University, Atlanta,  

           Georgia Atlanta Airport Exhibition, April 2014- April 2015, online catalog
           The 7th International Exhibition of Mini Textile Art "Scythia", Kherson, Ukraine
2014    Game Changers: Fiber Artist Masters and Innovators, Fuller Museum of Craft, Brockton, MA
           Unraveled, Invited Artist, George Marshall Gallery, York ME,
           Truth Telling: Art in Search of Social Justice, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA
           National Prize Show, Cambridge Art Assoc, Cambridge MA
           Shapes & Shadows, Regions Gallery solo show, The New Bedford Art Museum, MA
2013    Spoken Threads: The Art of Craftivism, ArtRage Gallery, Syracuse, NY
           Hanging by a Thread; the contemporary fiber work of Adrienne Sloane, Louisville, KY
           Down to the Wire, Attleboro Art Museum, Attleboro, MA
2012    Reverse Face 2, Nakkas Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
           Art and the Human Form, Blue Door Gallery, Yonkers, NY
           Crossing Lines: The Many Faces of Fiber, TSGNY, New York City
2011    Between The Lines, solo show, Slater Mills Gallery, Pawtucket, RI
           Curator, exhibitor, Primary Structures, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, CA
           Rijswijk Textile Biennial 2011, The Netherlands
2010    Fiber Option; Material Explorations, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD
           Metaphoric Fibers, Untamed Knit & Crochet, Juror & exhibitor, The Textile Center,Minn, MN
           Materials Hard & Soft, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton TX, also 2012
2009    Loose Ends: Contemporary Fiber Arts, Invitational, The Fort Collins Lincoln Center, CO
2008    Unusual Twist: Artists Knit, Embroider; Crochet, Invitational, Spencertown
Academy Arts Center,

           Spencertown, NY
           Beyond Knitting; Uncharted Stitches, The San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles,
San Jose, CA         
2007    Sum of the Parts, Surface Design Association, Kansas City, MO, Traveled through 2010
           Fiberart International 2007, Director’s Award, Pittsburgh, PA, 2007 traveled through
2006   Fiber Fever, Foundry Art Centre, St Charles, MO, Arturo Alonzo Sandoval, juror

Selected Media and Reviews
2017    Crafting Understanding: Addressing political Issues Through Stitch, by Betsy Greer, Fiber Art Now,
               vol 7, issue 1, Fall 2017

           Artistry in Fiber: Sculpture, co-authors E. Ashley Rooney & Anne Lee, Schiffer Publishing
           Area Review no32/33, Art, Paix, Engagement SARL Publisher, France 
www.areaparis.com p.76
           Gavstrik, Danish knitting magazine, p. 2 ,#3 Fall 2017
2016    Yarn Magazine artist profile, Australia, December issue
2014    Fiber optics at Fuller Craft Museum, The Boston Globe, Cate McQuaid, August 02
2013    Pushing the Knit Medium Beyond the Norm, Insider Louisville, July 17
           Fiber art addresses environmental, political issues South Coast Today,
New Bedford, MA March 9
           Above the Din, Cate McQuaid Critic’s Pick, Boston Globe, March 7
           Vogue Knitting Magazine profile, Spring/Summer issue
2012    Included in Textiles: The Art of Mankind by Mary Schoeser, Thames & Hudson, London
           Included in The Textile Artist’s Studio Handbook by Ruck & Popovic, Quarry Books,
           Making a Statement Hand Eye Magazine online March 15
2011    Artscope on line review of Slater Mills Solo Exhibit, Between the Lines, September 29
           Eye Dazzlers Review, Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot, HGA vol XLII no 2 Spring, p 25
2010    No Rules Knitting Creative Processes, FiberArts Magazine Cutting Edge Issue, Nov/Dec

2009   The Culture of Knitting by Joanne Turney, Berg Publishers, UK Oct
           Needling the Establishment, knitting and politics article author, SDA Journal, Summer
           Protest as an Art Form, profile, Surface Design Journal, by Patricia Malarcher,
           Artist Profile, Get Creative Magazine, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, May,
2008    Profiled in Knitting Art: 150 Innovative Works from 18 Contemporary Artists,
Voyageur Press,

           Fiberarts International 2007 review, Surface Design Journal, Spring
2007   The Boston Globe, Seeing the Wiring on the Wall, profile, September 2

Recognition and Awards
2015     Melt, Third place at National Fiber Directions Exhibition 2015, Wichita Center for the Arts Wichita, KS
2013     Coming Undone, First place winner Cambridge Art Association Red Exhibit, Cambridge, MA
            Splash, winner third place award SDA Members Show, San Antonio, TX
2011     SDA Award of Excellence for Uprooted, "One Passion, Many Voices, Artworks! Gallery,New Bedford, MA, J

            Jane Dunnewold, juror
2010     HGA Award for Fated Glory, Eye Dazzlers, Convergence, Albuquerque NM, Wendy Weiss, juror
            Materials Hard & Soft, Juror’s Award for Sea Change, Greater Denton Arts Council,Denton TX, Jo Lauria,

2009     First Prize for Body of Work, Fiber Directions 2009, Wichita Center for the Arts, Jason Pollen, juror
2007     Fiberart International Directors’ Award, Cost of War, Pittsburgh, PA,
1993     The Philadelphia Craft Show, The Wilde Yarns Prize for Excellence in Fiber

2016     BEZCE 2016 / Fabrics Touching Anatolia, Istanbul, Turkey, Art Committee Member
2013     Above the Din: Unstructured Conversations, Artworks! Gallery, New Bedford, MA
2011     Primary Structures, Co-Curator: San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, CA
2010     The Jerome Fiber Artists Project Grants Juror: The Textile Center, Minn, MN,
            Metaphoric Fibers, Untamed Knit & Crochet, The Textile Center, Minn, MN,
2008     Beyond Knitting; Uncharted Stitches, The San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles,

Selected Workshops & TALKS

2017    Wire Jewelry for the Adventurous Knitter Metalwerx, Waltham, MA
           Knitting Wired, Slater Mill, Pawtucket RI
           Australia Teaching trip, Grampian Arts, Blue Hills Arts
           Unraveling Political Knitting “Making Our Mark”, August 5, SDA Conference, Portland OR
2016    Breaking Tradition: Knitting Other Dimensions, Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN also 2012 & 2013
2015    Knitting the News, Pecha Kucha Pesentation, SDA Conference Arrowmont, TN
           Penland School of Crafts Penland NC also 2010
           Consultant for Partners for Just Trade in conjunction with Bridge of Hope, Peru
           Knit Anything: Not Clothing, Fibre Arts Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
2014    Think Knit, DIY Textile School, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
           The Nordic Knitting Symposium, Vora, Finland
2013    Knitting a Life, Workshop, Monserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
           The Nordic Knitting Symposium, Denmark, workshops and lecture
            Maiwa Textile Workshops, Artful Knit, Vancouver, Canada also 2010
2012     Unravelling Political Knitting, Panel Chair, Textile Society of America Conference
            In the Loop 3: Voices of Knitting, presenter, Unravelling Political Knitting, Winchester, UK
            North Country Studio Workshops, Playing with the Knit Muse, Vermont
           The 1st International Istanbul Textile Art-Design Symposium, exhibit, workshop & lecture
2011     Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Knit Anything; Not Clothing, Deer Isle Maine
2010     Split Rock Arts Program, Quiet Revolution: Knitting and the Political Landscape, U MN
2009     Surface Design Association Off the Grid Conference, workshop, Kansas City, KS
            Australia Textile and Surface Design AssocIation, Sydney, NSW, Australia
            The Australian Forum for Textile Arts, Ltd, The Geelong FORUM
            Aotearoa Textile Fiber Forum, Wellington, NZ
2006     Strategies for International Development, knitting workshops, Peru
2004     Alma de los Andes, Bolivia, workshops with indigenous knitters, also 2006

Public Collections
The American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA
The Goldstein Museum of Design, St. Paul, MN
The Kamm Teapot Collection
The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Other Selected Exhibitions and Juried Craft Shows
The American Crafts Museum, NYC: 91               
Crafts at the Castle, Boston, MA: 89, 90, 92, 93, 94, 95, 99
Crafts Park Avenue, NY: 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 98
The DeCordova Museum Style Show, Lincoln, MA: 96, 97, 98
The Philadelphia Craft Show, Phila, PA: 93, 95, 96, 98
Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, DC: 96