Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Honored and Transformed: Painted Quilts

Denise Mucci Furnish
Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A.

Surface Series Installation at The Cressman Center, University of Louisville, March 2009
Yes/No, 91 x 40″ Yoyo quilt, archival digital ink on cotton, canvas, acrylic
Two worn and discarded Nine Patch quilts, cut and reassembled, acrylic, canvas,77″ x 136″
All images Copyright © 2009 Denise Mucci Furnish

Ms. Mucci Furnish transforms quilts as found artifacts and transforms them into paintings. She honors the unknown women who made the quilts and whose stories are now long lost by  giving them a refreshing rebirth.
Please visit her beautiful site here


  1. The surfaces on these pieces are just exquisite. The simplicity of design mixed complex surface is very exciting.

  2. Maravilloso trabajo, gracias por mostrarlo !!! En Chile no tenemos actividad textil, por lo que ver estas maravillas es genial !

  3. Thank you for your comments. Muchas gracias!


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