WAFTA twentyFIVE+ Crossover Contemporary Textile Exhibition

DateOctober 22 2022
Time11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LocationHolmes à Court GalleryWest Perth

twentyFIVE+ Crossover exhibition marks both an anniversary and a watershed moment for the Western Australian Fibre and Textile Association.  This not to be missed, juried exhibition challenged artists to expand the boundaries of textiles and techniques with new approaches. The artworks explore the breadth and complexity of contemporary fibre textiles practise today. The techniques artists use included book making, eco dying, stitch, weaving, applique, pleating, knitting and spray painting. Don’t’ miss this ground breaking exhibition!

22 October to 12 November 2022, opening times: Tuesday to Saturday 11am to 5pm

Sunday 23 October: Artists talks:11am, Eco-dye raffia workshop: 2-4pm

Sunday 6 November: Artists talks: 11am, Sticks & Stones Raffia workshop: 2-4pm

Thursday 10 November: 11am to 8pm, Curators talk 6pm

Featured artists are: Julia Andrijasevich, Liz Arnold, Jayne Argent, Sacha Barker, Diane Binns, Tracy Destree, Julie Devereux, Valdene Diprose, Jane Donlin, Margaret Ford, Erin Ginty, Margery Goodall, Alana Grant, Kaye Guthrie Adonis, Ruth Halbert, Gail Hawes, Pip Hoy, Penny Jewell, Anna Kotai, Sally Lee, Melanie Maclou, Domonique McHugh, Wendy Lugg, Elisa Markes-Young, Lisa Mori, Annette Nykiel, Elizabeth Riley, Deidre Robb, Molly Ryan, Dr Joy Denise Scott, Tania Spencer, Caitlin Stewart, Julia Sutton, Robi Szalay, Chelsea Turner, Martien van Zuilen, Susie Vickery, Katrina Virgona, Louise Wells, Pauline White.