Conference

Lagan Valley Island
Lisburn
2 days (dates tbc)
October 2018

 

The focus of the Biennale is a two-day conference, where speakers from flax and linen related centres in Europe and beyond share emerging innovative approaches and technological breakthroughs.

Keynote speaker:

Christien Meindertsma

Dutch artist and designer, who explores the life of products and raw materials. In doing so she aims to regain understanding of processes that have become waned due to industrialisation. Her work has been exhibited in MOMA (New York), The V&A (London) and the Cooper Hewitt Design museum (New York). She has been artist in residence at Textielmuseum Tilburg.