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Andrea Lekberg  
Sherri Wood  
Drey Cameron  

Sherri Wood

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Exhibits
2005 Piñata Anchor of Hope, self-initiated temporary public art project for downtown Durham, NC

Almost Human: Puppets, Dolls and Robots in Contemporary Art, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
2004 Political Textiles, Create A Democracy In Your Home, ThreeWalls gallery, Chicago, IL

The Warm Weather Is Holding, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Bard College, Red Hook, NY
2003 Baby Girl Put It On Her, Space1026, Philadelphia, PA

1200 Hats, with residents of the North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women, Durham Art Guild, NC

The Rhythm of Attention, Improvisational Quilts, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC
2002 Grand Arts at Greenhill, Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

Pop Life, 31Grand gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Poke, Time & Place, Lebuc, CA

Quilts From the Carolinas, Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, NC
2001 Contemporary Needlework:Tattoo! San Francisco Museum of Craft & Folk Art, CA

Dainty, with Andrea Lekberg, Belk Gallery, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC

Skin Deep, Islip Museum of Art, Long Island, NY

Home Grown, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC

Fabric, Pattern, Needle & Thread, Bakersfield College Gallery, Bakersfield, CA
2000 Tattoo Baby Doll Project, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC

Tattoo Baby Doll Project, Modern Electric, Jersey City, NJ


Art On Paper 2000, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Hot & Sticky, Team Lump at 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA (catalog)

yes, yes, yes, yes, yes, Team Lump at Suitable Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999 Dainty, with Andrea Lekberg, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC

North Carolina Artists Exhibition Triennial, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC (catalog)

Quilt National, Dairy Barn, Athens, OH (catalog)
1998 20th Century Comfort Room, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
1997 Parable Quilts, South Eastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC (brochure)

North Carolina Arts Council Visual Artist Fellowships, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC (catalog)
1996 North Carolina Artists Exhibition Triennial, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC (catalog)

Awards and Residencies
2005 Artist in Residence, The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
1999/2000  TEAM LUMP, member of regular exhibiting artists at Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC
1998 Artist in Residence, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
1996/1997  North Carolina Arts Council Visual Artist Fellowship, Raleigh, NC
1994/1995  Emerging Artists Grant, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

Teaching
2006 Quilt Making and Loss, 2 weeks, Craft as Social Concience, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC
2005 Legacy Quilt Making, weekend retreat, Alpha Dog Productions, Atlanta, GA

Improvisational Quilt Making and the Process of Grieving, Project Compassion, Chapel Hill, NC
2001 The Language of Improvisation, 2 months, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC

Education
2004 Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. Master of Fine Arts, Sculpture
1997 Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. Master of Theological Studies
1986 Bethany College, Bethany, West Virginia. Bachelor of Arts in English

Bibliography
2005 Sherri Wood, "Witnessing the Gift", KnitKnit 5, May

Margie Fishman, "Anchor in a Time of Need", The Raleigh News & Observer, April 16

Cynthia Greenlee-Donnell, "Future Flowers Burst onto the Scene", The Durham Herald-Sun, April 16

Cynthia Greenlee-Donnell, "Quilting to Remember", The Durham Herald-Sun, March13
2004 Liz Armstrong, "The Crafty Protestor", Chicago Reader, Oct 22, http://knitknit.net/chicagoreader.html

Fiberarts Design Book 7, Lark Books, Asheville, NC

Art or Pornography?, http://artorpornography.com/feb_04/pages/02_22_04.htm
2003 Bernard Thomas "Brimming with 1,200 Hats", The Durham Herald-Sun, Aug 4
2001 Kana Niijima "Contemporary Needlework: Tattoo!" Shift Japan, http://www.shift.jp.org/world/046/sf.shtml

Matty Jankowski, "Q & A", Skin & Ink, Issue 51, July

Art Rat, "Tattoo Baby Doll Project," Beautifully Tattooed Women

Calvin Reid, "The Jersey Side", http://www.artnet.com/magazine/reviews/reid/reid11-20-00.aspp
2000 Kate Ariail, "The Art of Body Decoration", Fiberarts, Nov/Dec

"Welcome To The Doll House", JUXTAPOZ, Sep/Oct Michele Natale, review, Spectator Magazine, April 19 - 25
1999 Holliman, Woody, review, Art Papers, May/June

Michele Natale, review, Spectator Magazine, Feb 17-23
1997 "e;Portfolio"e;, American Craft, Feb/Mar
1996 Kate Ariail, "Patterns of Chance", The Independent Weekly, July 17-23

Kate Ariail, review, The Independent Weekly, July 17-23

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