Preview 26/09/2018, 7:00pm
Continues 27/09/2018 – 26/10/2018
Island Arts Centre Lisburn, Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn BT27 4RL
Tim Parry-Williams sustains a studio practice focused on the hand-making of fashion and interior accessories, and applied arts. Working with craftspeople, designers, industry and museum partners, he is engaged with worldwide projects, exhibitions, publications and conferences.
For the Linen Biennale, he will be exhibiting Towel (2018), the latest in a portfolio of projects that set out to challenge the adage of ‘too nice to use’. These hand-woven units, include original Northern-Irish spun linen (Andrews), rooted in ‘traditional’, simple language of warp and weft. Celebrating the inherent qualities of linen to be both treasured and enjoyed.