Textile, Memory & Storytelling, Campbell House Museum


In the closing week of Bluebird Dress Factory, join us for an exciting conversation about the role of textiles in artistic practice: how can textiles be used in storytelling and preservation of memory? Can textiles help us heal?

 
DateWednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Cost

$15

Website

http://www.campbellhousemuseum.ca/?event-list-cal=textile-memory-storytelling

Location

Campbell House Museum

The panel discussion features:

  • Susan Fohr, maker, Curator of Education, Textile Museum of Canada (moderator)
  • Michèle Karch-Ackerman, the artist behind the Bluebird Dress Factory, currently on view at Campbell House
  • Sage Paul, artist, designer and leader of Indigenous fashion, craft and textiles and Artistic Director of Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto
  • Dorie Millerson, artist, Associate Professor in Textiles, Chair of Material Art & Design Program at OCAD University

    Tickets: $15

The ticket includes access to the exhibit.  Get your ticket HERE

Artist-led tour of the exhibit will be a prelude to the panel discussion. Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen St. West, Toronto ON M5H 3H

DateWednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Cost

$15

Website

http://www.campbellhousemuseum.ca/?event-list-cal=textile-memory-storytelling

Location

Campbell House Museum

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The panel discussion features:

  • Susan Fohr, maker, Curator of Education, Textile Museum of Canada (moderator)
  • Michèle Karch-Ackerman, the artist behind the Bluebird Dress Factory, currently on view at Campbell House
  • Sage Paul, artist, designer and leader of Indigenous fashion, craft and textiles and Artistic Director of Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto
  • Dorie Millerson, artist, Associate Professor in Textiles, Chair of Material Art & Design Program at OCAD University

    Tickets: $15

The ticket includes access to the exhibit.  Get your ticket HERE

Artist-led tour of the exhibit will be a prelude to the panel discussion. Campbell House Museum, 160 Queen St. West, Toronto ON M5H 3H

Venue & Address: 
Campbell House Museum
Website: 
http://www.campbellhousemuseum.ca/?event-list-cal=textile-memory-storytelling
Cost: 
$15
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