Artisan Hollis Chatelain, a subject of the documentary, uses textiles and thread to convey messages of social justice and responsibility with her quilt Hopeful World, an image of Desmond Tutu beckoning to children from around the world. Chatelain's mentor, Caryl Bryer Fallert, is credited with winning the first major award with a machine-made quilt, while her protege, Randall Cook, presented quilts bearing the images of male nudes to the festival. 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-639-7515 or visit www.mfah.org. $6 to $7.
Wed., June 1, 7 p.m., 2011