EU Japan Fest, Creative Ireland Programme, Galway 2020, Galway City & County Council, Roscommon County Council, LEO Roscommon, NUI Galway and Roscommon Arts Centre, Weavers Bazaar, UK, Ceadogan Rugs, Wexford and The Dixon Carpet Company, Connemara, Galway.
TAPESTRY 20/20 presents the work by top international tapestry artists, Anet Brusgaard – Denmark, Prof. Włodzimierz Cygan – Poland, Thoma Ewen – Canada, Valerie Kirk – Australia, Marie Thumette Brichard – France and Yasuko Fugino – Japan supported by EU Japan Fest and Line Dufour – Canada.
INTERCONNECTIONS a biennial collaboration of contemporary tapestry artists (Scotland and Ireland). Tapestries have been made over the past two years by the 8 participating professional tapestry artists, Ireland: Frances Crowe, Mary Cuthbert, Terry Dunne, Angela Forte and Scotland: Joan Baxter, John Brennan, Clare Coyle, Elizabeth Radcliffe.
TIMELINES on the Edge 10 Irish Tapestry artists collaborated on a 10 x 12 ft Tapestry. The artists put together the collaborative design set up the loom and the waft is in process. Exhibiting Artists: Catherine Ryan, Frances Crowe, Frances Leach, Heather Underwood, Joan Baxter, Lorna Donlon, Muriel Beckett, Pascale de Coninck, Terry Dunne and Trish Canniffe.
Date: 31 October – 29 Nov 2020
Launch: 30 October 6pm
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri, 10-4pm