MAKE 2020 will focus on the labour of art, its value in social and economic contexts, the status of the handmade and of the factory.
MAKE 2020 is hosted by CIT Crawford College of Art and Design.
DR. DANIELLE CHILD UK, AN EDUCATOR AND AUTHOR ON ISSUES OF ART AND LABOUR:
SARAH BROWNE IRELAND
ANNE WILSON USA
CLARE TWOMEY UK
RÓISÍN DE BUITLÉAR IRELAND
In addition, an accompanying exhibition will open at 6pm.
HAND at the CIT Gallery 46 Grand Parade showcases an exchange project between Textile students of CIT Crawford College of Art and Design and Theatre and Performative Studies students of University College Cork. By a focus on both the tools and gestures of repetitive textile processes HAND project highlights the value of this labour of creation, expressed both in the textile objects resulting, and in the performance works that respond in movement to the creative interplay of body and tool and material.