Telling Fortunes

Telling Fortunes

                    Platt Hall, Gallery of Costume Manchester 2012 Alice Kettle has drawn on the Gallery of Costumes collections of gloves and embroidery to inspire her latest piece of work.  She finds Platt Hall “a...
Narrative Line

Narrative Line

The Crafts Council of Ireland, Kilkenny October 2010 – April 2011 The Golden Thread Ariadne, daughter of King Minos of Crete, helped Theseus to slay the Minotaur by giving him a ball of golden thread to unwind into the heart of the Labyrinth where the Minotaur...
Collect 2014/ Collect 2015

Collect 2014/ Collect 2015

  Alice Kettle with CAA Gallery Collect: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, showcasing galleries from the UK and overseas in the Saatchi Gallery, London. Presented by the Crafts Council, the fair showcases the very best collectible craft from...
Place at the Table

Place at the Table

Place at the Table is a project challenging categorizations of craft with Kettle as curator and artist. The project presented craft as social, functional, relational, performative and for its material character.  The project had multiple strands was curated by myself,...