From The Field

Here is a sneak preview of Anna Dumitriu’s new solo exhibition “From The Field” at R Space Gallery in Lisburn as part of the Linen Biennale and opens tomorrow at 2pm.  Come along to meet the talented artist Anna Dumitriu in person and be a part of our very first event of the Linen Biennale 2018.

The show explores the complex relationship of linen and microbiology & includes works made with collaborators from the National Collection of Type Cultures, Modernising Medical Microbiology, The Healthcare Associated Infection Group at the University of Leeds, The Amit Lab for Synthetic Biology at Technion Haifa, The Liu Lab for Synthetic Evolution at the University of California Irvine and the University of Oxford, as well as Alex May.

Support for the works came from Arts Council England, The Beall Center for Art and Technology and the EU FET Support Action FEAT. The show is supported by Arts Council Northern Ireland.

See more about this amazing show here

2 thoughts on “From The Field

    1. Hi Margaret, thank you for your message and the information is about to go up on the website:
      Air Your Linen
      Help us make the biggest linen tablecloth in NI by 2020

      Do you have any 100% LINEN TABLECLOTHS OR NAPKINS at home which are seldom used?
      Yes? Then here’s what you can do.
      1. Bring the linen along to one of our AIR YOUR LINEN sessions and have it appraised by our linen expert Fiona McKelvie ( on either:Friday 14th September from 2-4pm at R-Space gallery, 32 Castle Street, Lisburn
      Sunday 16th September from 2-4pm at Linenopolis Store, 16-22 Bedford Street,Belfast

      Alternatively, you can…
      2. Drop &Donate your linen tablecloths/napkins to the Linen Biennale at R-Space gallery in Lisburn.

      Any donated linen pieces will then be stitched together to form the largest ever tablecloth in Northern Ireland and be exhibited on bleaching greens throughout the future Linen Biennales.

      Call in at R-Space Gallery with your bagged donations clearly marked with Donated Linen plus your name and contact information (optional).

      Telephone 028 9266 3179 Open: Tues – Sat 11am-5pm during exhibitions

      Please note all the donated linen is non-returnable and will be treated as a contribution to R-Space gallery, Charity no. 106350. Only items that are 100% linen will be accepted, no linen blend, small household pieces or linen bedding please. R-Space reserve the right to donate any unusable items to other charities.

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