62 Group News

Summer School Courses at the City Lit

  The following Summer School courses in textiles, accessories and basketry are being taught by 62 Group members at the City Lit, Keeley Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 4BA tel: 020 7492 2600; Visual Arts: 020 7492 2700 email: visualarts@citylit.ac.uk...

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Ebb and Flow

  Preparations are being made for our next exhibition ‘Ebb & Flow’ in Grimsby, N E Lincolnshire, UK. The exhibition will be shown concurrently over 2 venues: Grimsby Minster and the Fishing Heritage Centre. To keep up to date with the latest news about the Ebb...

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‘British Textile Art Exhibition 62@50’

  Koyo Gallery, Showa Women’s University, 1-7 Taishido Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan, 154-8533 Opens on 10th December 2013. Connections with Japan go back to 1984/5 when the group staged a touring exhibition which visited Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. 1984 was also the year...

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‘In the Pink’

Pink Wood, Bruton, BA10 0QN Come and visit Pink Wood near Bruton in Somerset and discover the 62 Group of Textile Artists taking up the challenge of working in this beautiful woodland environment. Our work is normally exhibited in galleries but this year we have been...

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‘Small Talk’ Exhibition Talks

Both events take place at Constance Howard Gallery, Goldsmiths University of London, Deptford Town Hall, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW Events are FREE & OPEN TO ALL – no booking required, just turn up! Tuesday 4th June. 1-2pm 62 Group, Goldsmiths and beyond. Led by...

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Lucy Brown

Independent Curator Kate Stoddart has recently reviewed Lucy Browns’ ‘Offerings’ on a-n Interface. ‘Offerings’ was presented at the Project Space, COLLECT 2012 Saatchi Gallery, London and in the 62 Group exhibition 62@50 at The Holden Gallery. Manchester, July- August...

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Lucy Brown

‘Lace Works’ – ‘Contemporary Art & Nottingham Lace’ Exhibition at Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery until 3rd Feb 2013. Lucy Brown is exhibiting newly commissioned works – ‘the secrets we keep from ourselves’ and ‘Veils’ (an outside intervention) in Lace...

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62 Group Symposium at The Knitting and Stitch Show, Harrogate

In Discussion with the 62 Group of Textile Artists In their 50th anniversary year, members of the 62 Group of Textile Artists, invited artists and curatorial professionals will reflect on their individual and collective practices. The symposium will offer the unusual...

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Shizuko Kimura

We are very sad to announce the death of one of our members Shizuko Kimura. Shizuko joined the Group in 1998 and saw herself as an artist working in a form of figurative fine art but it was important to her that the viewer recognised the textile root of her work. Her...

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Tilleke Schwarz

Tilleke Schwarz 25.09.2012 Book: New Potatoes
 New Potatoes is a lavishly-illustrated new book and now for sale. It contains Tilleke’s work from the period 2007–2012, has 72 pages and more than 90 full colour pictures, with beautiful large details and some background...

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