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Artist’s Talk at West Dean College

Sunday 24th April 2016 I will be giving an Artist’s Talk at West Dean College this evening from 5.30 – 7.00pm. This event is free – but you will have to book in advance with West Dean College. “Using textile materials and processes as a metaphor, Goldsmith explores how psychological states, emotions and memories associated […]

‘Drawn to Ohio’ at the Rochester Gallery

My exhibition ‘Drawn to Ohio’, is currently setting up at the Rochester Gallery, Rochester, Kent. The exhibition runs from Friday 27th November 2015 to Sunday 14th February 2016.  The Private View is on Thursday 26th November from 6.30pm. The Private View is free for all to attend. The exhibition has also featured in the November […]

‘Art_Textiles’ at The Whitworth, Manchester

Monday 5th October 2015 I have an exhibition opening this Friday –  Art_Textiles curated by Jennifer Harris at The Whitworth Museum and Gallery, 10 October 2015 – 31 January 2016. Art_Textiles will take over The Whitworths’ suite of three newly refurbished exhibition galleries as well as the newly built landscape gallery. My piece Monsoon Capital will be displayed in […]

‘Four Threads’ at the Haberdashers’ Company

‘Four Threads’ at the Haberdashers’ Company – 10am to 4pm on Saturday 19th September 2015 Shelly Goldsmith (tippinggoldsmith), Ann Carrington, Robert Bryce Muir and John Alfredo Harris would like to invite you to view the exhibition ‘Four Threads’ at Haberdashers’ Hall as part of Open House London 2015 from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 19th September […]

fashion & textile ‘giants’ !

I have been in the presence of two ‘Fashion Textile giants’ over recent weeks! (May 2015) I was lucky enough to catch Dame Vivienne Westwood, DBE at the Revolution Café when she visited Ramsgate to support the Reality Party Election Campaign. It was such a pleasure to meet her.   I was delighted that Prof. […]

‘Souvenir Handkerchief’ – Workshop, at Turner Contemporary

As part of the Grayson Perry Provincial Punk exhibition I will be running a family workshops on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th August at the Turner Contemporary Gallery,  Margate. Using inspiration from Grayson’s exhibition and a day out in Margate we will be using dye sublimation printing to make a square handkerchief.  The technique is […]

A party in the Łódź Ghetto

I have been working on a body of work around the photograph  A party in the Łódź Ghetto by Henryk Ross. I  traveled to Lodz, Poland with my students in the 1990’s to visit the Łódź Tapestry Triennal. I have been haunted by the photograph, ‘A Party in Ghetto’,  seen many years ago in a Sunday supplement, and […]