Date(s) - 22/05/2020 - 19/06/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Human Biology Building, NUI Galway
Symposium | Experience, Growth and Renewal, Master Workshops and 3 Exhibitions | Interconnections, Timelines on the Edge and Tapestry 20/20.
The Symposium panel, Prof. Lesley Millar MBE, UK, Anet Brusgaard, Denmark, Prof. Włodzimierz Cygan, Poland, Thoma Ewen, Canada, Valerie Kirk, Australia, Marie Thumette Brichard, France and Yasuko Fugino, Japan discussing ‘What is Tapestry?’ and its future as a creative medium. This event is of interest to the general public as well as those studying and practising.
Master Workshops by Line Dufour, Canada, John Brennan & Elizabeth Radcliffe and Joan Baxter, Scotland.
Exhibitions Tapestry 20/20 by the international speakers, INTERCONNECTIONS, an Irish Scottish show by Joan Baxter, John Brennan, Clare Coyle and Elizabeth Radcliffe and Frances Crowe, Mary Cuthbert, Terry Dunne and Angela Forte and TIMELINES on the Edge, a collaborative tapestry project by Catherine Ryan, Frances Crowe, Frances Leach, Heather Underwood, Joan Baxter, Lorna Donlon, Muriel Beckett, Pascale de Coninck, Terry Dunne and Tish Canniffe supported by Weavers Bazaar, UK, Ceadogan Rugs, Wexford and Connemara based, The Dixon Carpet Company.
Venue: Human Biology Building, National University of Ireland, Galway
Date: 22,23,24 May – 19 Jun 2020
Time: Opening 22/05 6pm, Symposium 23/05 9-5pm, Master Workshops 24/05 9-5pm