62 Group News

Ebb and Flow – Education Events

  The 62 Group are delighted at being able to offer a series of events for our Autumn Exhibition Ebb & Flow in Grimsby. Booking is essential for The Ebb and Flow Afternoon and for all workshops, as places are limited. To book call Fishing Heritage Centre...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

‘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...

read more

‘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...

read more

‘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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more