Category Archives: Textiles

Weaving hits Wellington’s artist-run gallery space Enjoy

walking forwards backwards by Annie Mackenzie Enjoy, L 1/147 Cuba Street, Wellington, 21 September – 15 October, 2016 walking forwards backwards explores the practice and traditions of weaving within contemporary social and economic systems. For her first solo exhibition Annie … Continue reading

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Upcoming events at Te Papa

Te Papa has a great line up of costume and textile based events over the next three months, including a public lecture by leading fashion historian, Dr Valerie Steele. Dressing for Splendour, Sunday 2 October 2pm Enjoy an illustrated talk about the … Continue reading

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A request from Objectspace

Naiomi Murgatroyd from Objectspace has asked us to spread the word about their upcoming exhibition of work by Susan Holmes: “Objectspace Masters of Craft exhibition series is back this year with a show celebrating the over four-decade long career of … Continue reading

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Symposium 2017 Fibre: Connecting People

Fibre: Connecting People Annual Costume and Textile Association of New Zealand (CTANZ) Symposium 19-20 May 2017, Waikato Museum, Hamilton The CTANZ symposium call invites presentations of research papers which address the theme of Fibre: Connecting People. New Zealand has experienced a … Continue reading

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