Stitch by Stitch:
Conversations on Quilting, "Healing" and Abolition

July 15-17, 2022 | Chicago, IL

A three-day convening of talks, activities, and workshops focused on the intersections of quilting, "healing" and abolition.

Day 1

Keynote Address + Talkback

Day 2

Presentations, Workshops and Exhibition Reception

Day 3

Community Workshop and Closing Events


Dorothy Burge

Keynote Speaker

Other speakers + workshop leaders to be announced over
the coming months!

The Venue(s)

School of the Art Institute of Chicago Neiman Center

37 S. Wabash Ave.

Chicago, IL 60603

SAIC will act the primary site for Stitch x Stitch festivities. Satellite events will take place at Weinberg/Newton Gallery and PO Box Collective.

Stitch x Stitch would not be possible without the support of the Center for Craft, Illinois Humanities, SAIC Art Therapy Department and SAIC Fibers Department and collaboration with Weinberg/Newton Gallery and PO Box Collective.


Email the Stitch X Stitch Collective at Stitchingabolition @ gmail (dot) com