About

About the Artist: Julie R. Filatoff

Education

Artist Julie R. Filatoff

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree—Major in General Art with an emphasis on Display and Exhibition Design; Minor in Marketing with an emphasis on Retail Systems, California State University, Long Beach
  • Courses in Graphic Design, Creativity, Writing, and Presentation Skills, University of California, Irvine
  • Various Mixed-Media, Fiber, and Book Arts Courses, 2000–Present

Exhibitions

  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2017
  • Santa Fe Sojourn (artist’s books), University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas, January-February 2016
  • Book Arts Group Show, State Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Santa Fe, September-December 2015
  • Book Arts Group Show, State Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Santa Fe, September-December 2013
  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2013
  • This is a Quilt (SAQA Traveling Trunk Show), 2011-2012
  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2011
  • Book Arts Group Show, State Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Santa Fe, September-December 2011
  • Timeless New Mexico (art quilts), State Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Santa Fe, April-August 2011
  • Bias: Going Against the Grain (art quilts), Santa Fe Community Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, December-March, 2010
  • Articulate Threads (art quilts), South Broadway Cultural Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, December 2010
  • Northern New Mexico Quilt Guild Quilt Fiesta, Santa Fe, New Mexico—Special Judge’s Award (Christine Brown, Editor of American Quilter Magazine), 2nd Place, Art Quilts, 3rd Place, Miscellaneous, October 2010
  • Fall Fiber & Fashion, Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, October 2010
  • Good, Good, Good, Good Fibrations, Wooden Cow Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 2010
  • A Fiber Arts Medley, Convento Gallery at Plaza de Española, Española, New Mexico, May/June 2010
  • It’s Wild! (art quilts), Mesa Public Library, Los Alamos, New Mexico, May 2010
  • Finding Solace (art quilts), Branigan Cultural Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico, April/May 2010
  • Uncommon Threads (art quilts), First Unitarian Church, Albuquerque, New Mexico, March 2010
  • Let’s Celebrate (art quilts), Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, February-March 2010
  • Light Fantastic (art quilts), Branigan Cultural Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico, August 2009
  • Group Show (art quilts), Joe’s Diner, Santa Fe, New Mexico, June–September 2009
  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2009
  • Recess (art quilts), Santa Fe Public Library Gallery, New Mexico, March 2009
  • Fiber Artists (art quilts), Johnson’s Gallery of Madrid, New Mexico, December 2008
  • Northern New Mexico Quilt Guild Quilt Fiesta, Santa Fe, New Mexico—1st Place, Small Wallhangings, October 2008
  • Seams Unusual (art quilts), Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, June–July 2008
  • Fabrications (art quilts), New Mexico State Capitol Rotunda Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, April–August 2008
  • Fine Furnishings Show (art quilts), Providence, Rhode Island, October 2007
  • President’s Challenge—“Bugs, Butterflies, and Beetles, Oh My!” Art Quilt at the Santa Fe (New Mexico) County Fair, 3rd Place, Viewers’ Choice, August 2007
  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2007
  • Northern New Mexico Quilt Guild Quilt Fiesta, Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 2006
  • Piecemakers Quilt Show, Los Alamos, New Mexico, October 2006
  • 2006 Santa Fe (New Mexico) County Fair—2nd Place, Pieced Wallhangings
  • Fiber Arts Fiesta, Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 2005
  • Santa Fe (New Mexico) County Fair—1st Place, Appliquéd Wallhangings, August 2005
  • Quiltalogues (to benefit the Santa Fe, New Mexico, Rape Crisis Center), November 2005
  • Colors of Enchantment (art quilts), University of New Mexico at Los Alamos, January 2005
  • Northern New Mexico Quilt Guild Quilt Fiesta, Santa Fe, New Mexico—1st Place, Predominantly Pieced Wallhangings, October 2004
  • Piecemakers Quilt Show, Los Alamos, New Mexico, October 2004

Affiliations

  • Santa Fe Book Arts Group—Board Member, Webmaster
  • Northern New Mexico Quilt Guild (NNMQG), Santa Fe—Member; Former 2nd Vice President, Former Newsletter Editor, Former Webmaster, Former Biennial Quilt Fiesta Publicity Co-Chair

Teaching

  • Santa Fe Book Arts Group—Featured Teacher, Origami Pocket Book, July 2013
  • Santa Fe Book Arts Group—Salons on Various Techniques (ongoing), Including Monoprinting, Art Journaling, and Star Bookbinding
  • Santa Fe Quilting—Various Techniques
  • Sewing Center of Santa Fe—Free-Motion Quilting and Various Techniques
  • Lecture to the Northern New Mexico Quilt Guiild, “Color for Quilters,” October 2008
  • Lecture to the Los Alamos Piecemakers, “Color for Quilters,” February 2007

Publications

  • 1000 Quilt Inspirations: Colorful and Creative Designs for Traditional, Modern, and Art Quilts by Sandra Sider, 2015, Quarry Books
  • “Escape from everyday life: Art quilt retreats for fiber artists,” SAQA Journal, Spring 2015
  • “Featured Artist: Holly Altman,” SAQA Journal, Winter 2015
  • Quilter’s World Magazine, December 2010
  • Art Quilting Studio Magazine, Spring 2010
  • “Art Gallery in a Box,” SAQA Journal, Spring 2009

Contact: julie@jirafstudio.com