patricia turner art

Patricia Anderson Turner


2022 " Women Take Issue"
Now rescheduled to February of 2022 "Women Take Issue" Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft Myers, FL River Arts District Opening Reception February 4, 6 to 10 pm

2018 "Take Issue" Social and Political Commentary, Longboat Key, FL
2016 "Viewpoints: All Sewn Up" Front Gallery, Art Center Sarasota, FL October - December
2015 "Viewpoints: All Sewn Up" Gallery of the Hub on Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2014   "Viewpoints: All Sewn Up" Unitarian Gallery, Port Charlotte, FL

"Some Like it Hot"
National Association of Women Artists (NAWA) online exhibition
  July 1 - August 25 weblink coming!
"Rumors or Reality"
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft Myers, FL
"Grand Visions: We Are Here
" Grand Central Library, Manhatten, NYC
  National Associtaion of Women Artists (NAWA) March 1 - May 29
  Reception March 14, 2-4 pm featuring author Penny Colman
" Florida Artists Group 70th Annual Exhibit" Foosaner Museum, Melbourne, FL
  Juror Wendy Earle March 27 - May 3rd Reception March 27, 7-9
  Awards and Juror talk March 28
Contradictions" Webber Gallery, Ocala, FL January 8 - March 13
"New Member's Exhibit: National Association of Women's Artists, Inc"
  NAWA Gallery, New York City, November 6 - 28
  Induction Ceremony at The Rubin Museum, New York City November 14, 2019
"Turf Wars" Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft Myers River Arts District
  Judge Frank Verpoorten November 1 - Nov 25 Reception November 1

" 7th Annual FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social & Politically Engaged Art"Reece Museum, TN
  Juror Sue Coe October 9 - December 13 catalog Juror's Talk and Reception Nov 7, 5-8
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE for "Laura Got Lynched From the Bridge"

"69th Annual FLAG Exhibit" Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
  Juror Lisa. L. Cyr​
"Unbound" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
  Juror Nathan Beard First Place Award for "Wounds the Size of ORANGES"
"FLAG (Florida Artists Group )Area VII Exhibit " Naples Art Association
​ (formerly Von Leiberg) Naples. FL Curated
"FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Socially and Politically Engaged Art", Reece Museum, Johnson City TN
Jurors Cheryl Goldsleger and Larry Millard "Healthcare and The Arts" awardcatalog
"Creativity Takes Courage"Gainesville Fine Arts Association, Gainesville, FL
  Jurors Alexis Mendoza, Raul Villarreal, and Amy Vigilante
"Art of Armistice"Target Gallery in the Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA
  Juror Scott Dormitzer
"Waging Peace" Museum of Fine Arts (MoFA) Tallahassee, FL,
catalog Curated by MoFA Included in Florida K-12 art curriculum.
"68th Annual FLAG (Florida Artists Group) Exhibit and Symposium" Webber Gallery, Ocala, FL
Juror Julie Heffernan
" FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social & Politically Engaged Art"
Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN
  Juror Anita Kunz October 9 - December 15 catalog

"Art and Conflict"
Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities" Arvada, CO
​ Curated Reception September 14, Artists Lecture October 28 catalog
" 'Tis A Curiosity" SAQA Fall Issue, 2017 Journal Gallery

​"Florida Artists Group of SW Florida Juried Exhibition"
Sandlin Gallery, Marco Island Historical
Museum, Marco Island, FL Curated ​Reception September 7

"Art of Engagement"Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC August 4 - 28 Reception August 4
Juror Jack Rasmussen Reception August 4, 6 - 8pm
"Tell Me a Story" Foundry Art Center, St Charles, MO June 16 - July 28, Reception: June 16, 5:30 - 8
Juror Jason Bly
Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, FL June 6 - August 18, juried statewide SAQA exhibit
Reception June 9, 6 to 9 pm Juror Pamela Allen June 9 - August 18 catalog
"Sacred Threads" Herndon, VA (just outside DC) July 7 - 23, 2017 Juried International Exhibit
Artist weekend Reception events July 14-16 July 15, 2 - 4 pm and Artists Dinner, 5 to 8

"Positive/Negative Curated" Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Curator Dr. Anja Foerschner of the Getty Research Art Institute, LA March 13 - April 7
​ Curator's Lecture March 23, 6 - 8 at the Ball Auditorium catalog

"Displacement and Migration" St Louis Artists' Guild, Oak Knoll Mansion, April and May 2017
  Jurors Anita Fields and Basil Kincaid

"Citiscapes"Light, Space & Time Gallery, International juried online gallery
​February, 2017

"Florida Artists Group 67th Annual Exhibit and Symposium" Coral Springs Art Museum
  Coral Spring, FL February 4 - 28
  Juror Jack Rasmussen catalog
"Stitched ! Embracing The Quilt as ART"
Courthouse Gallery, Stuart, FL Jan 20 - Feb 25, 2017
Juror Rosalie Dave catalog

"FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art" Reece Musuem, Johnson City, TN
  Juror Dr. Eric Avery
catalog AWARD
"Art for Apes: Engaged Art"
​"Art Advocacy Speaks"
Spinning Plate Gallery, Pittsburg, PA    
  Jurors Lonnie Graham and Christina Roberts catalog

"Art As Politics" Touchstone Gallery, New York Ave and "K" Street, Washington, DC
Juror Jayme McLellan
"Notes" Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, River Arts District, Ft Myers, FL
"FLAG 66th Annual Symposium and Exhibit" (Florida Artists Group) Center for the Arts of
Bonita Springs, FL: Judge Katherine Chang Liu catalog

"First LaGrange Southeast Regional" LaGrange Museum, LaGrange, GA
Juror Deanna Sirlin catalog
"Art Council of Southwest Florida" Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft Myers, FL
"Something New" SAQA Winter 2016 Issue; published juried gallery
"Mid-Atlantic Festival" Hampton Roads Convention Center, Hampton, VA jurors Bobbi Berquist,
Stevii Graves, Diedra McElroy
"Arts & Cultural Alliance's National Juried Exhibition of 2016" Emporium Center, Knoxville,TN
Juror Samantha Andrews catalog
"The Engaged Object" Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO
Jurors Marianne Lorenz and Becky Guy catalog
" World Quilt Florida" Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL; Jurors Anna Hergert, Bobbie
"Permanent Collection of the Human Rights Art Exhibit"International Museum of the Arts and
Science. McAllen, Texas, Curator Richard Lubbencatalog

"What Lies Beneath" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
Jurors Morgan Janssen and Nancy Goff
"FL3TCH3R: Socially and Politically Engaged Art"Reece Museum, Johnson City TN
Juror  J.Ogden, catalog

"Environmentally Engaged",
all media art exhibit,Lighthouse ArtCenter Museum, Tequesta, FL
Juror Paul Fisheraward

" Health"  SAQA Fall 2015 Issue; published juried gallery
"Permanent Collection of the Human Rights Art Exhibit"
International Museum of the Arts and
Science. McAllen, Texas Curator Richard Lubben catalog
"PNQE XXII" Mancuso Show Management, Philadelphia Expo Center, Philadelphia, PA
Jurors: two awards
"Florida Flavor" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
Juror Rob Tarbell

"29th Annual All Florida Juried Exhibition" ,
Alliance for the Arts, Ft Myers, FL
Juror Fran Gardner
"Summer in the City"  S
AQA online juried gallery Curator Terry Waldron
"Prima Vera"Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda, FL award
"DNQF" Mancuso Show Management, Denver Mart, Denver, CO
Judges Bobbie Berquest, Barbara Broshous, and Dierdra McElroyaward

"At the Heart of It" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL w
Jurors Jerome Cheslesy and Jill Hoffman-Kowal
"Tenth Annual Human Rights Art Exhibit"  Juror Richard Lubben catalog
"Destination Savannah", Mancuso Show Management, Savannah Convention Center, Savannah, GA
Jurors Marjan Kluepfel, Dierdre McElroy, and Sue Nickels
"Fresh" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL:
Juror Kim Anderson
"Creation Care: Water"The Bridge Gallery, Littleton, Colorado
"Parallel Universe" Art Center Sarasota,  Sarasota, FL
Jurors: Joseph Melancon and Crystal Wagner
"World Quilt Show Florida VI" Palm Beach Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL
Jurors Eti David, Linda Schmidt with "Earth's Super Heroes Battle Ebola in Liberia"

"Joy of the Unexpected"  Goff Gallery Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL Juror:  Carol Funk  award

"Parallel Universe" Art Center Sarasota,  Sarasota, FL Jurors: Joseph Melancon and Crystal Wagner

"Coming Home" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: jurors Suzanna Spann, Megan Voeller  award 
"Second Annual Florida Flavor" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: juror Ruth Grimm
​"ARTchitecture" Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Ft Myers, FL 
​"One World" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: juror Kristen DuFrain
"Breaking Traditions" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: jurors Pat Dabbert, Jeff Schwarts
"Art of the River", University of South Florida, Arcadia, FL award
"Viva Florida 500", Elliot Museum, Stuart, FL: jurors Jeff Ripple, Caroline Jasper
"58th Annual Made In Florida" Sara Love Gallery, Tallahassee, FL: juror Mark Lindquist
"First Annual Florida Flavor, Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: juror Katherine Pill
"E Lucean LE Stelle", Piazza Santa Anastasia, Romeo & Juliet Gallery, Verona, Italy
​"Rio De La Paz" University of South Florida, Arcadia, FL
"Nineteenth Annual Pennsylvania Extravaganza” Philadelphia, PA
"Breaking Boundaries" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: jurors Carol Frye, Jamie Tracy
"Volusia Wrapped In Fiber" Gateway Center for the Arts, DeBary, FL
"Material World" ArtCenter Sarasota, Sarasota, FL: jurors Brian Haverlock, Tom Stephens
"Harvest of Art" Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL
"World Quilt Show: Southeastern States" West Palm Beach, FL award
"Le Vie Della Si Incontrano a Verona" Museum of Modern Art, Verona, Italy:
​jurors Alba Dddi Lieto, Gul Laporte, Robert Bugli, Maria Pia Munzi, Maria Teresa Sansotta award
"Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival XXIX", Hampton, VA award
"Cacophony of Fiber" Rose Gallery, Peabody Auditorium, Daytona Beach, FL
"World Quilt Show: Southeastern States", West Palm Beach, FL award
"Faces and Figures" Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL
​"Fiber of Our Being" Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL jurors Richard Herzog, Mark Ormand award

2015 "Inspirations" a SAQA Fiber Art Exhibit at the Denver Mart, Denver, CO
2013 "Sea Grape Gallery"Florida Gulf Coast University, Punta Gorda, FL
"Art Quilters Unlimited Exhibition" Art for Act Gallery, Ft Myers, FL
2012 "Fiber Fascinations"Goff Gallery, Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL
"Seasons" Denver, CO, Salt Lake City, UT, Kansas City, MO, Overland Park, KS
2011 "Circle of Arts", Charlevoix Art Center, Charlevoix, MI
2010 "AQU Exhibit" World Quilt Show, Southeastern States, West Palm Beach, FL
"AQU Exhibit" Art for Act Gallery, Ft Myers, FL
​ " Landscapes in Art" Goff Gallery, Visual Art Center, Punta Gorda, FL

"Le Vie Della Si Incontrano a Verona" Museum of Modern Art, Verona, Italy
First Place: Contemporary Art
2018 "Fl3TCH3R Exhibit: Socially and Politically Engaged Art"
"The Healthcare and the Art Award"

"Fl3TCH3R Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art" Honorable Mention​
Pennsylvania Mancuso Show Management; Best Use of Embellishments

Pennsylvania Mancuso Show Management; Third Place Wall Art
Denver National Mancuso Show Managment; Honorable Mention
Art Center Sarasota "Unbound" First Place
"Environmentally Engaged" Lighthouse ArtCenter and Museum; Honorable Mention

World Quilt Show Southeastern States; Best Pictorial
Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival; Judge’s Choice
World Quilt Show Southeastern States; Best Use of Color

Art Center Sarasota, Juried Fine Arts, Sarasota, FL
"Unbound" First Place
Art Center Sarasota, Juried Fine Arts, Sarasota, FL
“Coming Home” Honorable Mention
“Breaking Boundaries” Honorable Mention
“Fiber of Our Being” First Place

Visual Art Center, Fine Arts, Punta Gorda, FL
“Made by Hand” People’s Choice Award
“Prima Vera” Merit Award
“Firecracker” Merit Award
​“Fall Exhibit” Merit Award
“Sculpture Exhibit” People’s Choice Award
“Firecracker” People’s Choice Award
“Summer Sizzler” Merit Award
“Firecracker”Honorable Mention
“Summer Sizzler” Merit Award
“Fall Exhibit” Second Place“
"Firecracker” Merit Award
​“Faces and Figures” Merit Award

2017 "Quilts and Health" Michigan State University and the Indiana University Scholarly Press
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2016 "Quilts and Human Rights" Michigan State University and University of Nebraska Press
Intro by Desmond Tutu
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"Portfolio 24" SAQA Press
"Portfolio 23"
SAQA Press
SAQA Winter Journal
2015 SAQA Fall Journal
'Portfolio 22" SAQA Press
Florida PBS film, featured artist

South Texas College "Human Rights Exhibit" permanent and traveling collection "Aftermath of
Abu Ghraib"

Museum of Michigan State University, permanent collection,East Lansing, MI
"Mud Cookies" and "DARkly FURgotten"
Florida South Western College, Keystone Gallery, Punta Gorda, FL "Rhapsody on a Theme"
​Private collections throughout North and South America

FLAG Florida Artist Group
Juried Artist Member, SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates)