Kira Dominguez Hultgren featured in KQED: “Six Bay Area Art Shows to See in 2020”

KQED: SIX BAY AREA ART SHOWS TO SEE IN 2020

by Sarah Hotchkiss, January 2nd, 2020

Kira Dominguez Hultgren, I Was India: Embroidering Exoticism

March 4–April 12
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose

“Using two Punjabi phulkaris embroidered by a relative around 1925 as a starting point, Bay Area artist Kira Dominguez Hultgren traces themes of colonialism, contemporary exoticism and craft. Her woven work, large-scale and vibrant, incorporates a variety of textures and materials, including climbing rope, wool, Indian cotton and Chinese silk. If you can’t wait until March to see her work in person, her solo show at Eleanor Harwood Gallery opening Jan. 11.”

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Reception Invitation for I Was India: Embroidering Exoticism