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Elemental

 
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Creators:Wild, Michelle
Group or Collective Creators:Josef & Anni Albers Foundation
Description:

The natural characteristics of materials that come from the earth can reveal varied and fascinating identities. Taken by makers and manipulated, nuances develop and a material can be revealed in a new way. Looking at ceramic, paper, metal, textiles and wood, Elemental shows the work of makers particularly interested in exploiting the inherent qualities of their chosen materials. Sometimes this means materials revealed in their most natural form – while others manipulate the characteristics we know to make new revelations of form and surface.

Other Contributors:
RoleName
CuratorJones, Anne
Other (Speaker)Danilowitz,, Brenda
Other (Speaker)Benton, Tim
Other (Speaker)Gronberg, Dr Tag
Other (Speaker)Mann, Ptolemy
Other (Speaker)Barclay, Claire
Type of Research:Show/Exhibition
Additional Information (Publicly available):

Both Anni Albers and her artist husband Josef were pioneers of Modernism and firmly believed in freedom of expression, innovation and truth to design and aesthetics. This is the first exhibition in the UK to show textiles and jewellery by Anni Albers as well as works on paper. Focusing on the inventive and innovative aspects of her work, the exhibition will identify the threads that connect her different ways of working.

Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:woven textile, printed textile, fashion
Your affiliations with UAL:Colleges > Chelsea College of Art and Design
Date:2010
Related Websites:http://www.ruthincraftcentre.org.uk/rcc_whats_on_autumn_winter_2010.pdf, http://www.ruthincraftcentre.org.uk/08bilinghome.html
Event Location:Denbighshire, Wales
Projects or Series:Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)
Locations / Venues:
LocationFrom DateTo Date
Ruthin Craft Centre, Park Road, Ruthin, Denbighshire, LL15 1BB02 December 201006 February 2011
Material/Media:A range of woven and printed textile pieces – both interior and fashion accessories
ID Code:4034
Deposited By:Prerna Bhatt
Deposited On:10 Feb 2012 14:20
Last Modified:10 Feb 2012 14:20
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