Open House: 3rd Tamworth Textile Triennial

From Sat 1 February 2020
Until Sun 15 March 2020
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
02/01/2020 11:00am 03/15/2020 4:00pm Open House: 3rd Tamworth Textile Triennial Open House: Tamworth Textile Triennial celebrates the open-ended nature of textiles practice today. All of the artists’ works are linked with things outside of themselves and their studios. Many celebrate the sense of belonging that comes from working with other artists, while others take on wide-ranging issues, such as the landscape and the environment and the artist’s place in a world beset by environmental, social and cultural upheaval. Featuring: Sally Blake, John Brooks, Gomeroi gaaynggal ArtsHealth Program, GhostNets Australia, Treahna Hamm, Joy Ivill, Carol McGregor, Rebecca Mayo, Noongar Doll Makers Community Arts Network, Raquel Ormella, Julia Robinson, Ema Shin, Jeanette Stock and Meredith Woolnough. Guest-curated by Glenn Barkley. This exhibition has been developed and toured by Tamworth Regional Gallery and is supported by the Visions regional touring program, an Australian Government program aiming to improve access to cultural material for all Australians. Image: Ema SHIN, detail from Devoted Body (2017), mixed media, 180 x 260cm, image courtesy of Tamworth Regional Gallery. Photography by Oleksandr Pogorilyi. Town Hall Gallery opening hours Day Opening hours Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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Open House: Tamworth Textile Triennial celebrates the open-ended nature of textiles practice today. All of the artists’ works are linked with things outside of themselves and their studios.

Many celebrate the sense of belonging that comes from working with other artists, while others take on wide-ranging issues, such as the landscape and the environment and the artist’s place in a world beset by environmental, social and cultural upheaval.

Featuring: Sally Blake, John Brooks, Gomeroi gaaynggal ArtsHealth Program, GhostNets Australia, Treahna Hamm, Joy Ivill, Carol McGregor, Rebecca Mayo, Noongar Doll Makers Community Arts Network, Raquel Ormella, Julia Robinson, Ema Shin, Jeanette Stock and Meredith Woolnough.

Guest-curated by Glenn Barkley.


This exhibition has been developed and toured by Tamworth Regional Gallery and is supported by the Visions regional touring program, an Australian Government program aiming to improve access to cultural material for all Australians.

Image: Ema SHIN, detail from Devoted Body (2017), mixed media, 180 x 260cm, image courtesy of Tamworth Regional Gallery. Photography by Oleksandr Pogorilyi.

Open House is supported by

Town Hall Gallery opening hours

Day Opening hours
Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
Category
Visual Arts