Saturday, 2 December 2023

Textile Details

'Jaime Huenún Villa', by Linda Adams. (Photo: Martin Melaugh)
'Jaime Huenún Villa', by Linda Adams. (Photo: Martin Melaugh)


Title of Textile:Jaime Huenún Villa
Maker: Linda Adams
Country of Origin: England
Year Produced: 2019
Size (cm): 42cm (w) x 30cm (l)
Materials: A mixture of natural and synthetic fabrics, mainly scraps
Type of Textile: Arpillera

This arpillera was specially commissioned for the exhibition Arpilleras Poéticas (December 2023 - March 2024). It is Linda Adams' textile representation of Mapuche poet Jaime Huenún Villa, who with Conflict Textiles curator Roberta Bacic, co-produced the book "ARPILLERAS POÉTICAS" (2023).

Owner: Conflict Textiles collection
Location: Jaime Huenún Villa, Chile
Original / Replica: Original
Photographer: Martin Melaugh
Provenance: This textile representation was commissioned by Curator Roberta Bacic for publication in the "Arpilleras Poéticas" book in place of a photo.

Textile exhibited at: Arpilleras Poéticas, 7/12/2023 - 17/03/2024

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