Make Lace Not War

Unfortunately, this is not a local show but if you are a follower of the Textiles Arts Center from down under, have friends that live in Australia or plan to visit in the next year this is a great show to put on your itinerary! Or just a really cool website to mull around on.

The Power House Museum of Sydney Australia sent out an international call for lace artists in several mediums almost a year ago.  Out of 700 Lace artist applicants world wide, 130 of them are now on display during the Sydney design festival 2011.  Below are the works of some of the winners announced July 30th.

Traditional Techniques: Esther Paleologos

Fashion and Accessories: Elise Benjamin

The Built Environment: Janet Echelman

Digital Multimedia: mesne and supermanoevure

Student Work: Gwyllim Jahn




One Comment

  1. miffy

    so wonderful to see love for this from afar. this was SO superb and even children were reduced to awe and wonder

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