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Anne Morrell - Chasing Tensions

Talking Textiles & Opening Reception

Fri 19th January 2018
Talking Textiles 5-6pm, Opening Reception 6-8pm

Constance Howard Gallery
Goldsmiths, University of London
Deptford Town Hall - basement
New Cross, London, SE14 6AF

Anne Morrell - Chasing Tensions

Talking Textiles is a get-together for anybody interested in textiles and curious to find out more about the Goldsmiths Textile Collection and current exhibitions.

http://bit.ly/2pbq4bU

textiles@gold.ac.uk

Wallace Sewell Exhibition

20 Oct 17 - 21 Jan 18
Tues - Sat 11.00-18.00, Thur until 20.00, Sun 11.00-17.00

Fashion and Textile Museum
83 Bermondsey Street
London SE1 3XF

Wallace Sewell Exhibition

Wallace Sewell is a woven textile design studio founded in 1992 by textile designers Harriet Wallace-Jones and Emma Sewell. Inspired by the colours and textures of the countryside and cityscapes, and influenced by the aesthetic and ideology of the Bauhaus period, Wallace Sewell weave innovative fabrics using traditional techniques. »

www.ftmlondon.org

info@ftmlondon.org

Tel: 0207 407 8664

Visualise

Exhibition by ISE Textile Group

13 Jan - 25 Jan 2018
Tues-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm

Rugby Art Gallery and Museum,
Little Elborow Street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Visualise

An exhibition of new contemporary stitched art textiles and mixed media work by the ISE textile group of thirteen artists. This is the first time that the group has exhibited at the gallery and follows successful recent exhibitions at Alexandra Palace, Delapré Abbey, Leicester and Olney.

http://bit.ly/2wBhBCY

May Morris Art and Life

5 Nov 17 - 28 Jan 18
Wed to Sun 10.00-17.00

William Morris Gallery, Lloyd Park, Forest Road, Walthamstow E17 9NH

May Morris Art and Life

This landmark exhibition explores the life and work of May Morris, the younger daughter of William Morris and one of the most significant artists of the British Arts and Crafts movement. It is the most comprehensive survey of May’s work to date, bringing together over 80 works from collections around the UK, many of which have never been on public display. »

www.wmgallery.org.uk/

DIS/rupt

An exhibition by the Textile Study Group

2 Dec 17 - 24 Feb 18

Gallery Oldham, Oldham Cultural Quarter
Greaves Street, Oldham
OL1 1AL

DIS/rupt

The Textile Study Group present their touring exhibition DIS/rupt with associated workshops and gallery events. Curated by Dr Melanie Miller, DIS/rupt explores serious themes through members’ innovative contemporary textiles practices. »

www.textilestudygroup.co.uk

LUCIENNE DAY: LIVING DESIGN

13 Jan - 4 Mar 2018
Tues-Fri 10am-4.30pm, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 2-5pm

The Oxfordshire Museum,
Woodstock,
Oxfordshire

LUCIENNE DAY: LIVING DESIGN

Lucienne Day: Living Design tells the story of Lucienne Day’s design career, unfolding in a sequence of photographs drawn from the archives of the Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation. »

http://bit.ly/2D3gFLh

Anne Morrell - Chasing Tensions

24 Jan - 16 Mar 2018
11am-5pm, Wed-Fri

Constance Howard Gallery
Goldsmiths, University of London
Deptford Town Hall - basement
New Cross, London, SE14 6AF

Anne Morrell - Chasing Tensions

This exhibition presents a body of new and recent textile work, emerging from a lifelong pursuit of an understanding of stitch and textile. Anne’s artistic practice is characterised by an ongoing interest in chasing tensions and changing states – in processes or materials that are constantly shifting and moving. »

http://bit.ly/2r4mDKv

textiles@gold.ac.uk

The Selkie; Weaving & The Wild Feminine

16 Mar - 24 Mar 2018
11am-6pm

O N C A Gallery,
14 St George’s Place,
Brighton BN1 4GB

The Selkie; Weaving & The Wild Feminine

Imogen Di Sapia explores folklore and story through craft, and this body of work is an exploration of motherhood and perinatal mental health through weaving. »

https://onca.org.uk

Dressed to Impress: Netsuke and Japanese Men's Fashion

4 Nov 17 - 22 Apr 18
Tue-Sat 10.00-17.00, Sun 12.00-17.00

The Museum of East Asian Art, Bath

Dressed to Impress: Netsuke and Japanese Men's Fashion

This exhibition explores the intricate accessories worn by Japanese men during the Edo period (1615-1868). Netsuke are a form of Japanese miniature sculpture that were primarily functional, but evolved into an important art form. »

meaa.org.uk/

LUCIENNE DAY: LIVING DESIGN

17 Mar - 20 May 2018
Mon-Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-4pm

New Brewery Arts,
Cirencester,
Gloucestershire

LUCIENNE DAY: LIVING DESIGN

Lucienne Day: Living Design tells the story of Lucienne Day’s design career, unfolding in a sequence of photographs drawn from the archives of the Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation. »

https://www.newbreweryarts.org.uk/main-gallery

Grayson Perry: The Vanity of Small Differences

31 Mar - 24 Jun 2018
Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
Queens Rd
Bristol
BS8 1RL

Grayson Perry: The Vanity of Small Differences

Six large tapestries exploring the British fascination with taste and class by one of the UK’s best-known and best-loved artists – Grayson Perry. »

http://bit.ly/2FDvfe6

Indian Textiles, Dress and Jewellery

V&A Short Course

19 Apr - 28 Jun 2018
2-4.30pm

V&A
Cromwell Road,
London SW7 2RL

Indian Textiles, Dress and Jewellery

This course will look in detail at the history, representation and extraordinary variety of textiles, dress and jewellery from across the subcontinent, the markets and patrons that supported them and their impact on Britain. »

http://bit.ly/2DfYsxG

Game of Thrones® Tapestry

22 Jul 17 - 27 Aug 18
Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens,
Belfast BT9 5AB

Game of Thrones® Tapestry

From Winterfell to the Iron Islands, this epic tapestry brings to life the infamous events, locations and story of the most popular television series of all time. »

http://bit.ly/2z6bpnj

BBC Woman’s Hour Craft Prize

7 Jul - 2 Sep 2018
Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
Queens Rd
Bristol
BS8 1RL

BBC Woman’s Hour Craft Prize

Showcasing the most innovative and exciting craft practice in the UK today, this exhibition from the V&A marks the 70th anniversary of BBC Woman’s Hour. »

http://bit.ly/2EEynW3

Alke Schmidt: Wonder and Dread

2 Dec 17 - 4 Nov 18
Tues-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm

Bradford Industrial Museum
Moorside Mills,
Moorside Road,
Eccleshill,
Bradford BD2 3HP

Alke Schmidt: Wonder and Dread

Exhibition exploring the politics and morality of the global textile industry through time, and how this industry affects and connects people across continents. Artist Alke Schmidt situates local stories from Bradford's wool industry in a global context, linking its industrial heritage with the present and where our clothes are made now. »

http://bit.ly/2EHSVNn

industrial.museum@bradford.gov.uk

Tel: 01274 435900

ANNI ALBERS

11 Oct 18 - 27 Jan 19
Sun-Thurs 10am–6pm, Fri-Sat 10am–10pm

Tate Modern
Bankside
London SE1 9TG

ANNI ALBERS

Tate Modern explores the work of one of the best-known textile artists of the 20th century »

http://bit.ly/2Dvoqe4

Royal Women

Alexandra, Mary, Elizabeth, Margaret: public life, personal style

3 Feb 18 - 28 Apr 19
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec 10.30-16.00, Mar-Oct 10.30-17.00

Fashion Museum Bath
Bennett Street
Bath BA1 2QH

Royal Women

Wives and daughters, sisters and mothers; none of them were regnant yet they all played a key role in the British monarchy. The exhibition will examine their sartorial lives, looking at each woman’s unique style, the role they played within the monarchy and how that was reflected in their choice of dress. »

http://bit.ly/2FzLE3p