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Ferne Jacobs: A Personal World
On view through September 24, 2023
Claremont Lewis Museum of Art
Claremont, California

The Claremont Lewis Museum of Art presents the work of Ferne Jacobs, a pioneer in fiber arts who creates unique three-dimensional sculptural forms using ancient basket-making techniques. “Ferne Jacobs: A Personal World” features a broad selection of her sculptures as well as books of her psychological drawings and collage diaries.

This exhibition is drawn from and expands upon the Craft in America survey exhibition, “Building the Essentials: Ferne Jacobs,” April 2, 2022 – June 18, 2022. The Claremont Lewis Museum of Art’s 2023 exhibition, sponsored by June and Simon Li, presents a comprehensive selection from Ferne Jacobs’ 50 years of artmaking.

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[Image: Ferne Jacobs, Collar, 2005. Photo: Craft in America, Madison Metro]