Hilo y Aguja

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Presented by Lys Art + Jewelry at makeATX, Austin TX

Nov 10 - 18
Hilo y Aguja

An art opening featuring new and first ever large-scale work by Contemporary Beadwork Artist, Lys Santamaria.

Contemporary Beadwork Artist, Lys Santamaria, is best known for her intricate portraits made entirely of tiny beads. This year, Lys will be unveiling a personal new series of work: “Hilo y Aguja.” This series blends together the common threads of quilting, crochet, and beadwork to create large-scale tapestries that depict the artist’s journey as an immigrant, daughter and a woman.


Free and open to the public.  Pet-friendly.

Email: santamarializ@gmail.com

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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