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  1. Lubaina Himid - Lost Threads
    Turner Prize-winning Lubaina Himid presents a major new work presented in the Great Barn at Gawthorpe Hall in Burnley.
    1. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
    2. 13 Oct 202116 Oct 2021
    3. 20 Oct 202123 Oct 2021
    4. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
  2. CP Company Cinquanto
    As part of the brands 50th Anniversary celebrations global sportwear icons C.P. Company will be taking part in the British Textile Biennial 2021 programme, presenting a retrospective dedicated to five decades of Italian Sportswear, and Massimo Osti’s lasting legacy.
    1. 1 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
  3. Homegrown/Home spun
    Homegrown/Homespun is a ground-breaking regenerative fashion project in collaboration with designer Patrick Grant, his social enterprise Community Clothing and North West England Fibreshed.
    1. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
  4. Amber Butchart
    In the beautiful Arts & Crafts interior of a former mill owner’s house, Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington, fashion historian Amber Butchart will present an exhibition with pieces chosen from the Gawthorpe Textile Collection.
    1. 6 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
    2. 13 Oct 202117 Oct 2021
    3. 20 Oct 202124 Oct 2021
    4. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
  5. British Invasion - Jasleen Kaur
    In the grandiose surroundings of Blackburn Cotton Exchange, three artists, Jasleen Kaur, Jamie Holman and Masimba Hwati interrogate complex issues through family histories and lived experiences across three continents to reveal the residual cultural identities of the British Empire.
    1. 6 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
    2. 13 Oct 202117 Oct 2021
    3. 20 Oct 202124 Oct 2021
    4. 27 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
  6. Now my Lads
    The tension between the industrialisation of cotton manufacturing and traditional cottage industry is the starting point for James Fox’s new work that explores the history of protest and punishment via the Lancashire loombreaker riots of 1826.
    1. 1 Oct 20213 Oct 2021
    2. 8 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
    3. 15 Oct 202117 Oct 2021
    4. 22 Oct 202124 Oct 2021
    5. 29 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
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    Azraa Motala creates work that seeks to untangle culturally inherited expectations and the overlapping aspects of her own identity as a young British-Asian Muslim woman, exploring the way in which women from the diaspora have been represented in both the past and the present day, particularly through their dress.
    1. 23 Sep 2021
  8. Rasia Kabir - Resistances
    Raisa Kabir presents work at Queen Street Mill as a continuation of her Art in Manufacturing residency, commissioned by The National Festival of Making and the Textile Biennial in 2019.
    1. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
    2. 13 Oct 202116 Oct 2021
    3. 20 Oct 202123 Oct 2021
    4. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
  9. Brigid McCleer Collateral
    Brigid McLeer presents a memorial to the hundreds of workers who die in factories and sweatshops across the world that supply the global garment industry.
    1. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
    2. 13 Oct 202116 Oct 2021
    3. 20 Oct 202123 Oct 2021
    4. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
    5. 1 Oct 20212 Oct 2021
  10. Reetu Sattar - Shabnam
    Reetu Sattar, an international artist based in Dhaka, often working between film and performance, develops work that began with a residency in Burnley in 2019 where she met with members of the Bangladeshi community.
    1. 1 Oct 20212 Oct 2021
    2. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
    3. 13 Oct 202116 Oct 2021
    4. 20 Oct 202123 Oct 2021
    5. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
  11. Warp-and-Weft
    In the year marking the 90th anniversary of Gandhi’s historic visit to Darwen, Khadi is an ambitious new installation by Bharti Parmar comprising archival images of the Mahatma’s visit, artefacts from Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery and delicate drawings and sculptures made from Khadi paper.
    1. 1 Oct 20213 Oct 2021
    2. 6 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
    3. 13 Oct 202117 Oct 2021
    4. 20 Oct 202124 Oct 2021
    5. 27 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
  12. Connected Cloth
    The 62 Group of Textile Artists is an artist-led group with an international reputation  whose aim is to question and challenge the boundaries of textile practice and to encourage a greater awareness of the art form.
    1. 1 Oct 20213 Oct 2021
    2. 6 Oct 202110 Oct 2021
    3. 13 Oct 202117 Oct 2021
    4. 20 Oct 202124 Oct 2021
    5. 27 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
  13. The Woke Denim Project - Denim and Civil Rights
    The Woke Denim project is a Conscious photo series about the modern-day fight for civil rights following the Black Lives Matter movement of 2020.
    1. 1 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
  14. Sharon Brown Stitched Histories
    Textile Artist Sharon Brown presents new work at Queen Street Mill which reimagines found letters and documents connected to the history and workers of Lancashire cotton mills
    1. 1 Oct 20212 Oct 2021
    2. 6 Oct 20219 Oct 2021
    3. 13 Oct 202116 Oct 2021
    4. 20 Oct 202123 Oct 2021
    5. 27 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
  15. Sarah-Joy Ford
    Sarah-Joy Ford presents a site specific installation at Accrington Library of her quilt: Oranges are Not the Only Fruit, responding to Jeanette Winterson’s novel.
    1. 1 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
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  16. British Textile Biennial 2021
    A collection of stitched hoops curated by Jamie Chalmers (Mr X Stitch), featuring representations from people’s journeys and reflections on their personal heritage. Blackburn Cathedral Open: Everyday 8.30am - 5pm Free admission..
    1. 1 Oct 202131 Oct 2021
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