Jacqui Mehring is an artist and native of Scotland with a degree in Textiles from the Scottish College of Textiles and a Masters in Design (summa cum laude) from the School of Design at North Carolina State University. Jacqui worked as a textile designer in the USA, creating fabrics for clients from all over the world. Now she works in Hospices, in Hospitals, cancer centers and with the Hirsch Wellness Network in NC promoting healing through creativity and art.

Art Shows and Presentations

 2022

The Foothills Art Council and the Yadkin Valley Fiber Center present New Works by Tapestry Weavers  South June 3-August 21,2022.The Studio Gallery, 110 North Bridge Street, Elkin, NC 28621

2021

The World Futures Studies Federation’s 24th WFSF World Conference, Berlin, Germany.

26th-29th October 20219. Presentation for the Eleonora Barbieri Masini Session 2021, Sister helping Sister. The session honored women who have made a significant contribution to society. My presentation was in honor of Louise Grape, visionary leader and Founder of Hirsch Wellness. Many thanks to Leena-Maija Lauren of Turku University for inviting me to be part of this amazing conference.

2019

Point Of View 2019, Foothills Arts Council with Tapestry Weavers South. September 1-October 31, 2019

Small Tapestry International 6: Beyond the Edge, American Tapestry Alliance .

Venues. May 27-July 20, 2019 Orville J Hatch Gallery Northwestern State University, Louisiana

September 6-October 12, 2019. Augustana Teaching Museum of Art, Illinois

“Resolutions 2019” Hillsborough Gallery of Arts annual statewide juried show January 7-January 31 2019

2018

The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World: 12th International Small Format Tapestry Exhibit

Reno, Nevada . July 1-July 31, 2018

“Imagine a Better Future…”  Kuusisto Art Manor, Kuuisto, Finland . August 12-September 2018

Presentation and show of my  collection of knitted guns for the World Future Studies Global and Individual Point of View in Fabrics

2017

One man show: N.C. Craft Gallery, Carborro, NC  July- August 2017

2016

2016 GMA Biennial Juried Exhibition, Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville NC: February 5-April 24, 2015

Focus: Fiber 2016,  The Textile Art Alliance, Stager and Blum Galleries, Kent State University Museum, Kent, Ohio : February 12-July 3, 2016

Threads: A sampling of fiber art, Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Dowell (Solomons), MD: March 18-July 24, 2016

Person County Guild Best in Show  Roxboro, NC : May 2016

2015

“Transient Spring” Art and Textiles Show, Hillsborough Arts Council, Hillsborough, NC. May 21-June 20, 2015

“Intertwined 2015: Contemporary Southeastern Fiber Art” (Honorable mention) The Southeastern Fiber Art Alliance, exhibiting at The Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth, GA January 13-March 21: Atlanta GA March 23-April 21: Barnesville GA May 1-June 27: Valdosta GA August 3- September 16, 2015

2014

“New Work” NC Crafts Gallery, 212 West Main Street, Carborro, NC. June 2014

2013

“Small Expressions” HGA, Fine Line Gallery, St. Charles, Chicago. June- September 2013

“Celebrating Fiber Arts” Fine Art Carolina Gallery, Mebane NC  September 2013

 

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