Tilt-A-World – Susan Else – Peninsula Museum of Art

Visit the Peninsula Museum of Art‘s East Gallery from October 20, 2013 to January 26, 2014 to see Tilt-A-World, Sculpture by Susan Else.  There is also going to be a reception for the artist on October 20, 2013 from 1 to 4 pm.

It’s some amazing work where Artist Susan Else creates structures, then covers them completely with painted and printed fabric using collage and quilting technology. Some – like the “Ferris Wheel” and “Carousel,” are even motorized.

She explains, “I treat cloth not as a flat surface but as a wild flexible skin for three-dimensional objects. I like to make work that combines contradictory ideas and images; life is always a complicated stew of positive, negative, and shades of grey – all at once – and I want my works to reflect that complexity and ambiguity.”

Read more about Artist Susan Else on the Peninsula Museum of Art website.


Also, be sure to stop by the Museum Gift Shop where you can find a selection of Markalino handmade necklaces available for sale, plus several fascinating and unique works of art by local artists. Specializing in ceramics, jewelry, artist books and other fine art objects.

The Peninsula Museum of Art is located at 1777 California Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010. They can be reached at 650.692.2101.  They are open Wednesday through Sunday from 11am to 5pm and admission to the Museum is Free to the public.

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