Posey Krakowsky exhibits quilted murals in the Narthex Lobby Gallery at Saint Peter's Church April 10 - May27, 2014. Free and open to the public daily.
This installation is presented by Midtown Arts Common in cooperation with Saint Peter's Church.
Planning your visitSaint Peter's Church is located at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and 54th Street in midtown Manhattan.
Gallery hours: daily 9:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.r
The Church building sometimes closes early.
Call 212 935 2200 for exact closing times.
Saint Peterâ€™s Church is accessible to all people at the building entrances on Lexington Avenue and on 54th Street.
The E, M (weekdays only), 4, 5 and 6 trains stop nearby. As do the M57, M31, M50, M101 and M103 buses.
About the artist
Posey Krakowsky is a theologian, artist, and musician. A lifelong fiber artist, Poseyâ€™s specialty is quilting, but she also knits, weaves, sews and beads. Her quilting work is multi layered and rich; each piece takes many months to complete.
Posey is a postulant for holy orders in the Episcopal Church (Diocese of New York). She earned her Masters in Divinity at Union Theological Seminary in the city of New York in the spring of 2012. She has worked in hospital chaplaincy and also as a protest chaplain to the Occupy Wall Street movement.
She is an active member of Christ Church Riverdale, in the Bronx, New York. Before going to Union, Posey was an art teacher at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School, also in the Bronx, New York. In her 20â€™s, she spent 10 years working in the garment center for Ralph Lauren Womenâ€™s Wear and for Calvin Klein, Inc. Posey is a graduate of Harvard University. She is the mother of two young adult children and lives in New York with her husband, Philippe Krakowsky.