Ema Shin Ema Shin and Tamworth Textile Artists Devoted Body (detail), 2017 Linen, silk, muslin, water-based ink, acrylic ink, cotton thread, woodblock print, block print, urauchi (Chine-collé), natural dye, embroidery 1800 x 2600 mm

Exhibition Tour. OPEN HOUSE: 3rd Tamworth Textile Triennial 2017

This exhibition celebrates the open-ended nature of textiles practice today. All of the participant artists’ works are linked with things outside of themselves and their studios. Through the process of creating, talking and exhibiting, the artists join together with visitors as equal participants in an open house where all ideas and responses are welcome. Click here for more...

28 July 2018 - 23 August 2020

Lucy Irvine, Continuous Interruptions, (detail) 2011, Irrigation piping, cable ties, steel, paint, 1150 mm(H) x 1800mm (W) x 1300 mm (D). Purchased in 2011 from Sensorial Loop: 1st Tamworth Textile Triennial for inclusion in the Tamworth Fibre Textile Collection. Photography: Lou Farina, Tamworth.

Exploded Textiles

An Art Gallery of New South Wales Partnership with Tamworth Regional Gallery to coincide with ArtState Tamworth

An exhibition of textile-based works by leading Australian and international contemporary artists, drawn from the collections of the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Tamworth Regional Gallery.


28 September - 01 December 2019