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New Embroidery

Talks24th August, 2011

Renewed interest in embroidery sees several artists developing provocative works in textiles often with subversive or political dimensions. Craft NI presents a discussion on 'New Embroidery' at Ulster Museum from 12.30-2pm on Wednesday 24 August.

Presentations by Belfast-born designer Phil Davison, Urban Cross-Stitch and freelance embroiderer James Hunting will be followed by a panel discussion led by Dr. Joseph McBrinn, University of Ulster on the significance of these new approaches to textiles.

Anyone involved in textile art and design including local guilds and education professional are invited to participate in what promises to be a lively discussion.

Where: Botanic Avenue Belfast, BT9 5AB

Venue: Ulster Museum

Organised by Craft NI

This event starts: 24th August, 2011

This event ends: 24th August, 2011

How To Take Part:

Admission is free and everyone is welcome. To book your place please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) / 028 9032 3059.