This stunning collection of pieces from the ArtFields Permanent Collection celebrates the best contemporary works from artists across the Southeast. A testament to the incredible talent and perspective of southern artists, each piece captures a piece of the time, place, and social context it was created. We are thrilled to share them with you!
Ostensibly the story of a pioneer woman and her six daughters, Quilters blends a series of interrelated scenes into a rich mosaic which captures the sweep and beauty, the terror and joy, and the harsh challenges and abiding rewards of frontier life. Illuminating stories depict the life of women on the frontier: girlhood, marriage, childbirth, spinsterhood, twisters, fire, illness, and death.