The 62 Group of Textile Artists

The 62 Group is an artist led organisation

We aim to incorporate and challenge the boundaries of textile practice through an ambitious and innovative annual programme of exhibitions.

Membership

The 62 Group of  Textile Artists

2022 Membership Applications

Applications will open again on 1 February 2022

Exhibitions

Connected Cloth

Exploring the global nature of textiles

The Whitaker

Haslingden Road, Rossendale

25th September – 28th November 2021

Artist Workshop

with

Lynn Setterington

16 Oct 10-3pm

Artist Talk

with

Emily Jo Gibbs

30 Oct 2pm

Online Artist Workshop

with

Vanessa Rolf

4 Nov 7-9pm

Artist Workshop

with

Jane McKeating

7 Nov 10am-3pm

Online Artist Talk

with

Hannah Lamb

25 Nov 7pm

Connected Cloth Film

Talks and Lectures 2021

Fashion and Textiles Museum

The Skill of Constructed Sculptural Textiles

Date: 14th October 2021 | 6 – 7:30pm

ONLINE EVENT

The 62 Group of Textile Artist The 62 Group of Textile Artists presents The Skill of Constructed: Sculptural Textiles, the fourth talk in their popular annual lecture series at the Fashion and Textile Museum. This online lecture will introduce 62 Group members Lucy Brown and Ann Goddard

Publications

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NOW AVAILABLE!

New Members 2021

Claire Barber

Marie-José Gustave

Christina Hesford

Claire Barber

Marie-José Gustave

Christina Hesford

Willemein De-Villiers

About Us

About Us

In 1962, several young embroidery graduates formed a pressure group which became known as the 62 Group of Textile Artists. Since its establishment, some of the most highly regarded British textile artists have been members. The membership is now international and is achieved through selection.

Joining Us

Membership is open to those of any age, gender or nationality working in any textile media worldwide and applications for new members are considered annually. If you are interested in joining the 62 Group you can learn about the application procedure for membership on our designated page.

Joining Us

Membership is open to those of any age, gender or nationality working in any textile media worldwide and applications for new members are considered annually. If you are interested in joining the 62 Group you can learn about the application procedure for membership on our designated page.