Exhibitions at Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre

Ruth Hingston. Housewives Protest City Water, 2015. Embroidery on linen and found objects. Photo: Tim Brook

Connect with Your Nature: artist-in-residence
A Craft ACT curated exhibition featuring Ruth Hingston (ACT) and Jodie Hatcher (UK). The exhibition showcases new works created as part of Craft ACT’s annual Artist-in-Residence program. Read the essay by Mary Hutchison.

Group Exchange: 2nd Tamworth Textile Triennial
Curated by Cecilia Heffer, this exhibition follows a rich cultural heritage of textile practice and excellence in Australia, featuring textile artist Kate Campbell-Pope, Alana Clifton-Cunningham, Gwen Egg, Sandy Elverd, Louisa Ennis-Thomas, Penny Evans, Erica Gray, Hilary Green, Tim Gresham, Mandy Gunn, Kath Inglis, Anita Larkin, Gillian Lavery, Make.Shift Concepts, Kim McKechnie, Lorna Murray, Jemima Parker, Patrick Snelling, Louise Tuckwell, Monique Van Nieuwland, Belinda Von Mengersen and Ilka White.

Showing in the Crucible Showcase
Alchemy is a collection of work by Tara Bromham and Emilie Patteson promoting connectedness with surrounding environments. Alchemy simultaneously celebrates the beauty of the ordinary and transforms everyday artefacts into artworks of extraordinary delicacy and beauty.

Exhibitions run until Saturday 14 May 2016


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