The Archive Project @ The Cello Factory, May 2017

The Archive Project @ The Cello Factory

Thank you to everyone who came to the exhibition and the private view, especially Susan, and Professor Lesley Millar for opening it.  We all had a great time and look forward to seeing you next time in September 2018 at The Cello Factory with the next Archive Project work.

Here are some more detailed images of the work.

'Unboxed' Poppy Szaybo

Poppy’s photographs Unboxed  and collected haberdashery.

'Sewing Box' Mary Morris

Mary’s sewing box full of buttons.

'Flag 3, Night Action' Debbie Lyddon

Debbie’s third flag, charred and burned.

'The Spirit Level' Denise Jones

Denise’s cloth, The Spirit Level.

'Here, Hear' Denise Jones

Two of our visitors making cross stitches on Here, Hear, to record their presence in the gallery and the significance of the vote.

Thank you Anne Williams, editor of The Quilter for giving us the opportunity to publish an article about the exhibition and work (issue December 2017).

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Images of work in progress: Denise Jones

Here are three images of work inspired by my research at the Museum of London and the Women’s Library at LSE, into embroidered cloths made by suffragettes in Holloway Prison 1911-1912 following the window breaking campaign.
They will be exhibited at the next exhibition at The Cello Factory at Waterloo in May 2107. Please come and see.

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Cloth of Dreams (2017)
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The Spirit Level (2017)
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Entangled (2017)