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monk's garment
monk's garment
early to mid 19th century,
Asia: East Asia, Japan

 

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Awards

2009

  • Best in Canadian Culture Interactive Award for In Touch: Connecting Cloth, Culture + Art, Designer: ecentricarts inc., Canadian New Media Awards.

  • Educator Award: Community Outreach for The Battleground Youth Engagement Project, Educators: Patricia Bentley, Susan Fohr, Kate Hyde; Partner: Veterans Affairs Canada, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

2008

  • Award of Excellence for achievements in collection access and digitization, online engagement and new media development; Ontario Museum Association (OMA) Awards.

    Bronze medal, Best Cyber-Exhibition for Digital Threads, Producer: Textile Museum of Canada, Designer: ecentricarts inc., Festival International de l’Audiovisuel & du Multimédia sur le Patrimoine (FIAMP) Competition, presented by the International Council of Museums (ICOM).

  • Curatorial Writing Award: Book for Close to You: Contemporary Textiles, Intimacy and Popular Culture, Curator: Sarah Quinton, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

    Design Award: Book for Close to You: Contemporary Textiles, Intimacy and Popular Culture, Curator: Sarah Quinton, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

    Web Award for Digital Threads, Designer: ecentricarts inc., Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

    Partner Award: Corporate ecentricarts inc., Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

    Educator Award: Community Outreach for Digital Threads Network, Educators: Patricia Bentley, Joanna Berzowska, Angella Mackey, Dorie Millerson, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

    Volunteer Award, Nancy Dillow, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

  • Nominee, Best Net Art for Digital Threads, Producer: Textile Museum of Canada, Designer: ecentricarts inc., 12th Annual Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.

2007

  • Interactive Design Award for Canadian Tapestry: The Fabric of Cultural Diversity. Applied Arts Magazine January - February, 2007 .

2006

  • Exhibition of the Year Award for A Terrible Beauty, Curator: Sarah Quinton, Artist: Jennifer Angus, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • Best Web Site Award for Canadian Tapestry: The Fabric of Cultural Diversity, Designer: ecentricarts inc., Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • Curatorial Writing Award: Essay Historical, for Thor Hansen: Crafting a Canadian Style, Curator: Rachel Gotlieb, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • Excellence in Arts, Lifestyle, Culture Award for Canadian Tapestry: The Fabric of Cultural Diversity, Designer: ecentricarts inc., Canadian New Media Awards.

2005

    Exhibition Design and Installation Award: Permanent for The Permanent Collection Gallery, Designer: Patricia Bentley, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

2004

  • Merchant Capital Group Design Award for Brochure/Newsletter, Designer: Adams and Associates, Islands of Embellishment, Drawing With Thread, Samplers, Zoo, Dorothy Caldwell, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.

2003

  • Samuel E. Weir Partner Award: Individual for Anne Angus Contemporary Program Fund, Partner: William Angus, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • INCO Limited Curatorial Writing Award: First Publication for Cloth and Clay: Communicating Culture, Author: Roxanne Shaughnessy, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • Merchant Capital Group Design Award: Best Special Project Web Site for Cloth & Clay: Communicating Culture, Designer: John Dalrymple, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
  • Museum Publications Design Competition Second prize winner: Best CD ROM for Cloth & Clay: Communicating Culture, Designer: John Dalrymple, American Association of Museums.

2000

  • Exhibition of the Year for Cozy, Curator: Sarah Quinton, Artist: Janet Morton, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) Awards.
A Terrible Beauty, installation view.  Photo: Jill KitchenerCloth and Clay: Commincating CultureCanadian Tapestry