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Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Artist talks & Workshops

British Textile Biennial: Fragments of Our Time

Fragments of Our Time is a contemporary textile art exhibition featuring 17 South Asian artists brought together for the first time from the UK, USA, Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh. Curated by Uthra Rajgopal, these artworks consider sustainability in the context of the environment, economics, and society.
The materials, techniques and concepts highlight themes of labour, networks, migration, spiritual and emotional connections to textiles. From natural fibres and natural dyes to found objects, discarded clothing and debris, this exhibition presents an extraordinary display of woven, stitched, dyed, collaged, and felted artworks, ranging from the immersive to the delicate.

The following artists will be showing in this exhibition: Madi Acharya-Baskerville, Robina Akhter Ullah, Bhasha Chakrabarti, Sayan Chanda, Ujjal Dey, Smriti Dixit, Melissa Joseph, Rehana Mangi, Dhara Mehrotra, Boshudhara Mukherjee, Yasmin Jahan Nupur, Kajal Nisha Patel, Liaqat Rasul, Gurjeet Singh, Sagarika Sundaram, Sibaprasad Karchaudhuri and Shrujan Living and Learning Design Centre.

  • Dates
    Saturday 30th September 2023 – Sunday 10th December 2023
  • Tickets

    Free, open to all. 

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