Jodi Colella uses needlework to infuse renewed power to craft practices. Both her sculptures and interactive installations capture the sublime of human nature while creating mindful connections to foster change.
Colella’s exhibitions include The Textile Museum in Washington D.C.; Textile Center, Minneapolis; Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton; World of Threads, Toronto; and Da Wang Culture Highland in Shenzhen China. She has collaborated on several public art projects, and her work is held in multiple museum collections. Recently interviewed for WGBH’s Open Studio with Jared Bowen, her work has featured in The Boston Globe, Surface Design Journal, The Woven Tale Press, Vasari 21, Artistry in Fiber, POSIT and TextileArtist.org. She is the recipient of a Massachusetts Cultural Council Fellowship, and the founder of FiberLab.