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Adrienne Yorinks is an artist that works in a variety of mediums specializing in fabric. Her textile art and personal memory quilts have been exhibited throughout the world.
These works of art are created from photographs and family mementos combined in a unique transfer process with one of a kind quilting, fabrics, and stiching. In addition
to her personal memory quilts and client commissions, one of her other mediums are art for the use of illustrating in numerous books. With Adrienne's inspirations in
colors, fabrics, textures and original blends of the modern and traditional, it has earned her a number of citations and awards.

Her newest project is a book she has illustrated and co-wrote with Jeanette Larson titled, "Hummingbirds Facts and Folklore from the Americas" was released in
February 2011.

The following is a list of Adrienne's exhibitions, commissions, and books.

Museum and Gallery Exhibitions:

  • Durst Organization Galleries, New York, NY
  • Rosalind and Alfred Lippman Gallery, Short Hills, NJ
  • Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
  • The Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC
  • The Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences of West
  • Virginia, Charleston, WV
  • Translations Gallery, Denver, CO
  • Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Exhibitions in Japan, Russia, and France

Institutional and Corporate Commissions:

  • "The Fabric of a Woman's Life", UJA-Federation of New York, Long Island, NY
  • "Behold", Joan and Alan Bernikow Jewish Community Center, Sea View, Staten Island, NY
  • "AFL-CIO:13 Million Voices Strong" AFL-CIO National Headquarters, Washington, DC

Illustrated Books:

  • "The Last Will and Testament of an Extremely Distinguished Dog" written by Eugene O'Neill
  • "Stand for Children" written by Marian Wright Edelman
  • "Quilt of States" written by Adrienne Yorinks and 50 librarians from across the nation



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