Celebrating her graduation from the Kansas City Art Institute, Olivia Thompson hosts her senior thesis exhibition Guardian, a collection of candy colored hand-woven textiles, sewn constructions, and immersive installations coming together to create a magical space which honors craft, care, and lineage.
Image: Detail, in progress hand-dyed overshot. 45 x 468”. Hand dyed 5/2 cotton warp, polyester chenille weft, 10/2 cotton weft. Hand woven overshot on an 8-harness floor loom. Photograph by Olivia Thompson.