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Research Strategies V

Research Strategies V

Join us at in London for ‘Research Strategies V ‘which will open your eyes and mind to new ideas, unexplored areas, and fresh questions across the broad field of textiles.

Our speakers will reveal an interesting range of research methodologies, including different uses of archives combined with: education, collecting, material culture and museology as inspiration for fine art practice. Find out more about social history and domestic training (learning to sew) in a House of Refuge in the 18th century and an in-depth study of silk ribbon collections. Discover how the tangible and intangible inform each other when emotional experiences are designed into jacquard woven textiles using digital coding. Gain insight into the different considerations that come into play when a researcher in India works with groups that are different in language, geography, inspiration and aspiration.

Come and join in the conversation. The date is Saturday 4th May 2019

The venue is the Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE

This important event is fully-funded by the Textile Society (UK) .