Tag Archives: digital encounters

Composition ideas for showing ‘Locus of the Dress’ work

I’ve been doing an extensive amount of sampling for the work that makes up  ‘LOCUS OF THE DRESS: AN INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL LANDSCAPE’.    I am now working out how it is most appropriately presented, so that I can embark on making up the final pieces. It brings together psychology and contemporary textile practice, (hand […]

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 […]

Shelly Goldsmith

RE-FASHIONED: Garments as Art

RE-FASHIONED: Garments as Art   Lucy Brown, Shelly Goldsmith, Bill Jackson and Sally Richardson I am currently preparing work for a forthcoming exhibition at the Old Fire Station Gallery, Oxford – open Friday 6 March to Saturday 25 April 2015 The Garments as Art exhibition presents work by four artists that connect through their use of […]

Moving Textiles: Digital Encounters

I am currently showing at the Moving Textiles Exhibition in Canterbury, Kent. The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) at the Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury is presenting the Digital Encounters the final exhibition in the Crysalis Moving Textiles series. The works of over 40 textile designers, artists and craftspeople will be presented to explore the […]