Thursday, October 8, 2009

Threads of Influence

Celebrating Fifty Years at Sturt Weaving with Elisabeth Nagel

Exhibition from 25 October to 22 November 2009


9 - 10.30am Open Book- Monique van Nieuwland in conversation with Elisabeth Nagel. Includes morning tea. Sturt weaving room.

11am Threads of Influenc- Exhibition to be opened by Grace Cochrane. Until late 2005 Cochrane was the senior curator of Australian Decorative Arts and Design at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. She now works independently as a curator and writer on contemporary craft and design. Weavings by Elisabeth Nagel, Jeannine Binoth, Kay Faulkner, Julie Monroe-Alllison, Melanie Olde, Monique van Nieuwland and Liz Williamson.

1.30pm The History of Sturt Textiles and its context within Australian Textile Practice – an illustrated talk by Gillian McCracken. Includes refreshments. (Phone 4860 2083 to book)

Sturt Gallery Open seven days 10 - 5 Phone 02 4860 2083 Sturt Café Open Wed - Fri 10 - 3 Sat - Sun 10 - 4 Phone 02 4860 2086 Cnr Range Rd & Waverley Pde Mittagong NSW 2575
Exhibition Program link
Sturt Gallery website

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