Centenary Award to Jennifer Harris
Paula Day presented Jennifer Harris with the Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation Centenary Award for Lifetime Contribution to Lucienne Day Studies at the Textile Society�s Antique and Vintage Textile Fair, Manchester on 30 April. Jennifer then gave an illustrated talk about Lucienne Day and her work.
In 1993 Jennifer Harris curated the first-ever Lucienne Day retrospective, Lucienne Day: A Career in Design, at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. She is also the curator of the current Whitworth exhibition Lucienne Day: A Sense of Growth.
Lucienne Day was the first Honorary President of the Textile Society, a position she held from 1993 to 2003.