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Threads : contemporary textiles and the social fabric
Bib ID 5299445
Format BookBook
Description South Brisbane, Qld. : Queensland Art Gallery, 2011 
175 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm. 
ISBN 9781921503283
Summary

Explores nature of contemporary textile art across Asia Pacific, including barkcloth, embroidery, quilting, looping, weaving, over 70 artists. Lead essays complemented by a series of shorter texts which consider the ways contemporary textiles continue to play a significant role in fabricating social life.

Notes

Curator: Ruth McDougall.

Essays by Ruth McDougall, Graeme Were ... et al.

Catalogue of an exhibition of works from the Queensland Art Gallery, held at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 1 October 2011-5 February 2012.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-167)

Subjects Queensland Art Gallery -- Exhibitions.  |  Arts -- Islands of the Pacific -- Exhibitions.  |  Arts, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Textile fabrics -- Asia -- Exhibitions.  |  Textile fabrics -- Islands of the Pacific -- Exhibitions.  |  Textile fabrics, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Art - Textiles.  |  Indigenous peoples - Pacific.  |  Indigenous peoples - Asia.  |  Art - Textiles - Batik.  |  Material culture - Woven objects.  |  Arts, Asian -- Exhibitions.  |  Kiribati.  |  Tonga.  |  Vanuatu.  |  Pacific Islands.  |  Hawaii.  |  Cook Islands.  |  Laos.  |  Niue.  |  India.  |  Tahiti.  |  Pukatja / Ernabella (SA Central Australia SG53-09)  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Norfolk Island.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors McDougall, Ruth  |  Were, Graeme  |  Queensland Art Gallery

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