Event Details

Organisers, textile artists, curator and elected representative pictured at the exhibition launch. (Photo: Martin Melaugh)

Organisers, textile artists, curator and elected representative pictured at the exhibition launch. (Photo: Martin Melaugh)

 

Exhibition and associated activities:Cultural Stories in Textiles - An exhibition of international arpilleras & quilts
Description: This exhibition was presented by Crafts with Love, a voluntary organisation working with traditional and modern styles of crafting to explore and develop cross-community interaction and diversity in Northern Ireland. The event included an official launch, guided tours, drop-in activities and special workshops for schools and community groups.
Commissioned by: Crafts with Love, Coleraine, Northern Ireland
Date(s): 25th February 2010 - 27th February 2010
Venue: Harpur's Hill Community Centre
Libsnablagh Road, Coleraine, Northern Ireland.
Curator: Roberta Bacic
Facilitator: Crafts with Love
Outcome: All of the events were well attended and provoked much discussion and sharing of perspectives, approaches and techniques from a broad spectrum of countries.




Documents: • Exhibition flier - Feb 2010 - view
• Exhibition invitation - Feb 2010 - view
• Exhibition press release - Feb 2010 - view
• Photo gallery: Exhibition events, Feb 2010 - view