400 Winslow Way East, #120
Bainbridge Island
Washington 98110
206 780-9500
Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6, Sun Noon-5, Closed on Mondays

    TEXTILE & FIBER ART  |  WOOD-FIRED CERAMICS  |  WOOD FURNITURE & SCULPTURE  |  JEWELRY  |  ARTISTS  |  SHOP  |  HOME   

Joan Wortis

Joan Wortis was born in New York City and has lived in various cities in the United States and around the world. She has lived on Vashon Island for the last 24 years. Her professional creative life began in the world of dance, went on to hand weaving and weave design for industry before settling into monotype, collage and manipulated textiles. Her work is influenced by her travels and intuitively by her dance background. Her work has been exhibited in New York, Tokyo and across the United States, including the Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Henry Art Gallery and the Tacoma Art Museum.



Product Image Item Name- Price
JOAN WORTIS: Blue Adagio, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Blue Adagio, Wall Sculpture

Textile on painted canvas. From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given...
$1,400.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1
JOAN WORTIS: Blue Bachata, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Blue Bachata, Wall Sculpture

Textile on painted canvas. From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given...
$1,350.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1
JOAN WORTIS: Chaconne on Red, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Chaconne on Red, Wall Sculpture

From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given a new and unexpected life....
$750.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1
JOAN WORTIS: Springtime Allegro, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Springtime Allegro, Wall Sculpture

Textile on painted canvas. From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given...
$1,000.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1
JOAN WORTIS: Tarantella, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Tarantella, Wall Sculpture

Textile on painted canvas. From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given...
$1,400.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1
JOAN WORTIS: Twilight Bolero, Wall Sculpture

JOAN WORTIS: Twilight Bolero, Wall Sculpture

Textile on painted canvas. From the artist: The material is all polyester and the dyeing is "accidental". The pleating was industrially done after the color. I gathered these materials when I was working as a textile designer in industry (New York City) and worked with the factory to achieve a color line. These were the castoffs which I have given...
$750.00
Call for Freight Charges

... more info
...contact us for ordering information
Max: 1

EXHIBITIONS  |   ABOUT US  |   PRESS  |   CONTACT US



All content Copyright 2009 The Island Gallery and its artists.