British Textile Biennale

British Textile Biennale

BRITISH TEXTILE BIENNIAL 2019 Alice Kettle -Thread Bearing Witness The first British Textile Biennial throws a spotlight on the nation’s creativity, innovation and expression in textiles against the backdrop of the impressive infrastructure of the cotton industry in...
Karachi Biennale19

Karachi Biennale19

Karachi Biennale19 26th October-12th November 2019 KB19   Forest 2019 Embroidery on cloth 1317cm x 411cm   Alice Kettle’s project Thread Bearing Witness was launched in 2017 www.threadbearingwitness.com. This major project looks at issues of displacement and...
Room for Food: a reflection on culinary spaces

Room for Food: a reflection on culinary spaces

  This event is a symposium in relation to the launch of the final edition of the journal FEAST, entitled ‘Spaces for Eating’. For the launch of the final journal, Angelica Michelis cooks a feast to re-open (up) the pop-up restaurant The Whalley Range Dining Room...
Thread Bearing Witness

Thread Bearing Witness

Thread Bearing Witness Alice Kettle: Thread Bearing Witness Migration is the defining issue of our time. How each individual, group, industry and family choose to respond to this subject will shape the foundations of our future communities. Artist Alice Kettle is...
Making Ground

Making Ground

Alice Kettle joined Annemarie O’Sullivan and ceramic artist Elaine Bolt for a making day with Helen Carnac, on their Making Ground project. This is an Arts Council funded collaborative interdisciplinary project exploring site-specific making at a disused brickworks in...