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Kindess Quilt Artistry – Ben Venom Exhibit/Ping Exhibit

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Ben Venom graduated from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2007 with a Master of Fine Arts degree. His work has been shown both nationally and internationally including the Levi Strauss Museum (Germany), National Folk Museum of Korea, HPGRP Gallery (Tokyo), Fort Wayne Museum, Charlotte Fogh Gallery (Denmark), Taubman Museum of Art, Gregg Museum of Art and Design, and the Craft and Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles. He has been interviewed by NPR: All Things Considered, Playboy, Juxtapoz Magazine, KQED, Maxim, and CBS Sunday Morning. Venom has lectured at the California College of Arts, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Midlands Art Centre, Humboldt State University, Oregon College of Art and Craft, and Adidas. Recently, he was the artist in residence at MASS MoCA and the de Young Museum. Ben Venom is currently Visiting Faculty at the San Francisco Art Institute.

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August 12th – November 26th
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM
Tuesday 10 AM – 8 PM
Sunday 1 PM – 4 PM

Event details

Dates & times

Saturday, August 12, 2023
Sunday, November 26, 2023


Hickory Museum of Art


243 3rd Ave NE
Hickory, NC 28601