Ctrl/ Shift: New Directions in Textile Art

2nd February 2019 to 22nd April 2019

textile artwork by Caroline Bartlett

The creative tension between accomplished skill, experimentation and the development of new ideas, provides the starting point for Ctrl/Shift, the latest exhibition from The 62 Group of Textile Artists. The exhibition enables participating artists to explore projects which manifest as transformations in their practice. Ctrl/Shift takes shifts and changes as its theme; in particular it is centred on artists whose practice is or has transformed, in small or large ways, especially towards expressions of innovation in textile art. These shifts may be around changing attitudes to control; the introduction of new materials and techniques; and/or the impact of innovative and contemporary themes and ideas, and evolving technologies.

The exhibition comprises over thirty artworks by twentyfive artists, including carefully selected outcomes from a collaboration between three artists who reflected on and were inspired by each other’s work. 

An exhibition by the 62 Group of Textile Artists produced in partnership with Midlands Arts Centre Birmingham.

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Details

Start: 2nd February 2019

End: 22nd April 2019

Time: 10:00am

Venue: National Centre for Craft and Design

Address:
National Centre for Craft and DesignNavigation Wharf, Carre StSleafordNG34 7TW52.998674-0.407798