Rowland Ricketts

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Rowland Ricketts utilizes natural dyes and historical processes to create contemporary textiles that span art and design. Trained in indigo farming and dyeing in Japan, Rowland received his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2005 and is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Art, Architecture & Design at Indiana University. His work has been exhibited at the Textile Museum in Washington, DC, the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and the Seattle Asian Art Museum. He is the recipient of a 2012 United States Artists Fellowship and 2014 Martha Stewart American Made Award.


Tilling a farm brings past boundaries up to the surface

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