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Geelong Fibre Forum will be held on the
1st October to 7th Oct, 2017,
at Geelong Grammar, Corio.
Other Tutors @ Geelong Fibre Forum
Lanny Bergner (US) -
50 Biddlecombe Avenue,
Corio VIC 3214
Lanny Bergner is an international metal mesh sculptor and fibre/basketry artist. He received his BFA in sculpture from the University of Washington in 1981 and an MFA from Tyler School of Art in 1983. His work is in the collection of the Seattle Art Museum, Museum of Art and Design, NY, NY, Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Central Museum of Textile, Łódź, Poland. In 2005 he won a Gold Prize at the Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea. In 2010 he was one of five American artists to exhibit in the 13th International Triennial of Tapestry in Łódź, Poland.
Lanny has been creating biomorphic and geometric constructions and installations out of metal mesh since 1983. He maintains a studio near Anacortes, WA. USA
Residential Shared $1050
(All meals included)
Residential Single $1150
(Includes all lunches, daily “facilities’ charge, access to all talks, extra activities plus morning and afternoon tea)
Students will work with stainless steel mesh to construct various “flame-
Skill level required: All levels welcome
Special skills needed for class: Students need to have some hand strength to grasp and twist small linesman pliers.