Opening Louise Saxton : The Linen Project

 

Saturday 9 February  | 2 – 4pm

 

You are invited to celebrate the official opening of Louise Saxton : The Linen Project

The Linen Project is a major exhibition that pays homage to past lives and past labour. Featuring unique textile assemblages created by Louise Saxton from discarded and disinherited domestic linens. collected over several decades. This new body of work celebrates and reflects upon the importance of everyday linens in caring for family and community.

Guest Speaker:
Catherine Bell. Associate Professor. Visual Arts School of Arts. Faculty of Education and Arts. Australian Catholic University, Melbourne.
RSVP: Monday 4 February, 2019

 

The Linen Project has been generously supported by the St Vincent’s Hospital Artist in Residence Program located at Caritas Christi Hospice, Kew.

 

rsvp Friday 8 February  03 5722 0865  or book now!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image : Louise Saxton, Rest 2018 (The Sleeping Hermaphrodite, after Anon (ancient) and Bernini (1620), detail, Reclaimed vintage needlework, lace-pins, nylon tulle. © Louise Saxton, courtesy of the artist and Gould Creative. Photo by Gavin Hansford.