Textile Society Twitter Textile Society Facebook Textile Society instagram

Other events


Catwalking: Fashion through the Lens of Chris Moore

7 Jul 18 - 6 Jan 19
10am-5pm daily

The Bowes Museum Barnard Castle Co Durham DL12 8NP

Catwalking: Fashion through the Lens of Chris Moore

This summer’s latest major fashion exhibition is by the undisputed king of catwalk photography, Chris Moore.

Moore has been at the forefront of fashion for six decades, capturing the key moments at legendary fashion shows such as Balenciaga, Chanel, Dior, John Galliano, Comme des Garҫons, Christopher Kane, Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent and Vivienne Westwood. »

https://bit.ly/2Hbblbl


ANNI ALBERS

11 Oct 18 - 27 Jan 19
Sun-Thurs 10am–6pm, Fri-Sat 10am–10pm

Tate Modern Bankside London SE1 9TG

ANNI ALBERS

Tate Modern explores the work of one of the best-known textile artists of the 20th century »

http://bit.ly/2Dvoqe4


Fashioned from Nature

21 Apr 18 - 27 Jan 19
10am-5.45pm daily

Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) Cromwell Road London SW7 2RL

Fashioned from Nature

The first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature from 1600 to the present day »

https://bit.ly/2A4Dq0m


Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Sat 2nd February 2019
10am-5.45pm daily

Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) Cromwell Road London SW7 2RL

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

Spanning 1947 to the present day, this exhibition will trace the history and impact of one of the 20th century’s most influential couturiers, exploring the enduring influence of the fashion house, and Dior’s relationship with Britain.
»

https://bit.ly/2m7N1O7


Alice Kettle: Thread Bearing Witness

1 Sep 18 - 1 Mar 19
Mon-Wed 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-9pm, Fri-Sun 10am-5pm

The Whitworth The University of Manchester Oxford Road Manchester M15 6ER

Alice Kettle: Thread Bearing Witness

Thread Bearing Witness is a major new series of large textiles, and other works, to be shown at the Whitworth, that considers cultural heritage, refugee displacement and movement, while engaging with individual migrants and their creativity within the wider context of the global refugee crisis. »

https://bit.ly/2KO6BxV


Mary Quant

Sat 6th April 2019
10am-5.45pm daily

Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) Cromwell Road London SW7 2RL

Mary Quant

From miniskirts and hot pants to vibrant tights and makeup, discover how Mary Quant launched a fashion revolution on the British high street, with over 200 garments and accessories, including unseen pieces from the designer's personal archive. »

https://bit.ly/2N1247V


Royal Women

Alexandra, Mary, Elizabeth, Margaret: public life, personal style

3 Feb 18 - 28 Apr 19
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec 10.30-16.00, Mar-Oct 10.30-17.00

Fashion Museum Bath Bennett Street Bath BA1 2QH

Royal Women

Wives and daughters, sisters and mothers; none of them were regnant yet they all played a key role in the British monarchy. The exhibition will examine their sartorial lives, looking at each woman’s unique style, the role they played within the monarchy and how that was reflected in their choice of dress. »

http://bit.ly/2FzLE3p


Fabric Africa

Stories told through textiles

30 Jun 18 - 19 May 19
Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Queens Road Bristol BS8 1RL

Fabric Africa

Fabric Africa is a stunning snapshot of the diversity of modern and historic textiles from across the continent of Africa. »

https://bit.ly/2J8iCZj