Cloth Cultures Exhibition Now Live

Posted: 28th January 2022

The Cloth Cultures online exhibition is now live!

Curated by @amberbutchart this digitally curated exhibition explores movement, migration and making through cloth, using pieces found in the Gawthorpe Textiles Collection, to tell the stories behind what we wear. Focussing on four fabrics – silk, linen, wool and cotton.

She investigates the global strands of local stories that link Lancashire, at the heart of the textile industry in Britain, to areas throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

Available in the link below, the Cloth Cultures podcasts are also available on our website!

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