Recent News

Recent News
Recent News
March 18, 2020

The International Quilt Museum is celebrating National Quilting Day online with videos and activities posted on Facebook and YouTube...

March 2, 2020

‘Striding Lines: An Evening with Rumi O’Brien and Bobbie Malone’ on Friday

The quiltmaker and author behind "Striding Lines: The Unique Story Quilts of Rumi O'Brien” will give a presentation at the International Quilt Museum on Friday, March 6 at 5:30 p.m. ...

December 12, 2019

"QUILTS," a new episode of PBS's "Craft in America", will prominently feature the International Quilt Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln when it premieres nationwide on PBS and locally, at 8 p.m. CT, Friday, Dec. 27 on NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations.


December 2, 2019

A new exhibition opening at the International Quilt Museum will feature artwork from 10 artists invited to respond to quiltmaking themes in their preferred art medium. “Studio Champloo” opens Dec. 6 and will be on display through June 12.

Artists were asked to respond to quiltmaking...

September 30, 2019

Japanese quilt artist Emiko Toda Loeb will be at the International Quilt Museum on Oct. 4 to offer insight into her unique and inventive quiltmaking style. 

“Her demonstration and lecture will give visitors the opportunity to better understand her double-sided Log Cabin technique...

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"The Importance of Being Ernest" by Jonathan Gregory (2014)
"Intertwined Threads and Costume" by Lynne Bassett (2013)
"A Whole New Light: The Significance of 20th Century Kits" by Xenia Cord (2013)
"Domesticating Quilts: Furnishings, Formalism and Folk Art” by Linda Eaton (2013)
"A Look at Old Photographs" by Joan Severa (2013)
"Jean Ray Laury: Threads of Feminism" by Nancy Bavor (2012)
"Mischief Stitched in White Thread" by Kathryn Berenson (2011)
"Early American White Bedcovers" by Laurel Horton (2011)
"The Engineer Who Could" by Jonathan Gregory (2011)
"From Global Trade to Domestic Arts" by Beverly Lemire (2011)
"Elegant Geometry: American & British Mosaic Patchwork" by Bridget Long (2011)
"Reflecting in Quilt Making Over Two Decades" by Lynn Setterington (2010)
"Ralli Quilts" by Patricia Stoddard (2010)
"Childhood Treasures: Quilts Made By and For Children" by Merikay Waldvogel (2010)
"Meet the Makers" by Patricia Crews (2009)
"Chintz: Indian Textiles for the West" by Rosemary Crill (2009)
"An Aesthetic Life: The Story of Quiltmaker Rose Kretsinger" by Jonathan Gregory (2009)
"Like Gulliver's Clothes: Early British Patchwork" by Bridget Long (2009)
"Quilts: Reflections of Trade, Technology and Tradition" by Patricia Crews (2008)
"Contemporary Quiltmaking" by Nancy Crow (2008)
"Modern, Yet Anti-Modern" by Marin Hanson (2008)
"Quilts in Common" by Jonathan Holstein (2008)
"Visual Systems: The Quilter's Eye" by David Hornung (2008)
"Teaching from the IQSC" by Michael James (2008)
"Disseminating Traditional Design in a Modern World" by Janneken Smucker (2008)
"Incubating the Innovative Quilt" by Michael James (2007)
"The Ingenious and the Spiritual: How and Why We Make Things" by Stuart Kestenbaum (2007)
"Piecing and Quilting" by Susan Marks (2007)
"Reflections of a Traveling Quiltmaker/Teacher" by Paulette Peters (2007)
"Recycling & Resourcefulness" by Merikay Waldvogel (2007)
"Nebraska Quiltmakers" by Patricia Crews (2006)
"Childhood Treasures" by Mary Ghormley (2006)
"Colonial Revival Influence on Quilt Design" by Virginia Gunn (2006)
"The Underground Railroad Quilt Controversy: Looking for the 'Truth'" by Laurel Horton (2006)
"Snail Trails, Broken Dishes and a Streak of Lightning" by Mary Anne Jordan (2006)
"Our Mothers' Knees" by Jean Ray Laury (2006)
"From Fibers to Fieldwork" by Nao Nomura (2006)
"Perfecting the Past: Colonial Revival Quilts" by Melissa Slaton (2006)