Not Just Another Pretty Face

Collaborative commissioning project exhibit

Hyde Park Art Center - December 9, 2016 to February 5, 2017


Fantastic Fibers, International Juried Exhibition

Yeiser Art Center. April 9 - June 4 2016


New Works: A Dialogue

October 7 - December 20 2014: solo exhibition at HILTON / ASMUS CONTEMPORARY


Interlacing Threads: Traditional Techniques, Contemporary Perspectives

January 2014: Interlacing Threads: Traditional Techniques, Contemporary Perspectives, Columbia College Chicago's Hokin Gallery.


Istanbul Breeze: Group Exhibition

November 22, 2013: Istanbul Breeze: Group Exhibition at Hilton / Asmus Contemporary


Weaving Gardens Casting Shadows

Solo exhibition at Hilton / Asmus Contemporary Gallery

April 19 - May 25, 2013


AREA: A Survey Show of Logan Square and Avondale Vicinity Artists

Hairpin Arts Center

2800 N. Milwaukee Avenue 2nd Floor, Chicago

October 4 - October 27, 2012


Woven Gardens, Shredded Shadows

Exhibition at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago - May 20 to September 2, 2012. Opening reception: June 3, 3 to 5 pm.

Curated by Frank Connet in consultation with Richard Born.

Catalogue with essay by art historian and art critic Dennis Adrian is mad possible with the support of The Walter and Karla Goldschmidt Foundation.

Click here to read the review in NEW CITY (June 19, 2012)

Click to view WGN-TV News advance coverage (May 10, 2012)


Books by Ani Afshar

I have written 5 books on jewelry making - enjoy!

Beading Necklaces, by Ani Afshar

Beads & Wires Jewelry: A Step-by-Step Workshop, by Ani Afshar

Beads & Strings Jewelry: A Step-by-Step Workshop, by Ani Afshar

Flower Jewelry, by Ani Afshar

Ribbon Jewelry, by Ani Afshar