Here are a few:
Lomakka at the Stockholm Furniture Fair.
And Almgren Silk Weaving on Södermalm in Stockholm.
The exhibition continues t o m 21 February. SEE IT!
Innovative and exciting. Technical brilliance grounded in the craft. In a stunning setting!
VERONICA NYGREN at Thielska galleriet på Djurgården i Stockholm, until 31 maj.
Hedvig Hedqvist writes about Veronica Nygren i next VÄV!
JORD, NAVAJOGOBELIN, 1983 65 x 100 cm.
LIN MORGON, 130×230 cm. Navajogobelin. By Handarbetets Vänner, Kajsastina Wickman, master weaver. 1994.
HAREN OM HÖSTEN, 150×200 cm Navajogobelin. By Handarbetets Vänner, Kajsastina Wickman, master in weaving, 1982.
RYOR OCH BRODERI PÅ HV:s GALLERIER
It is a very nice selection showing the technique, history and artists significance.
Do you want to learn more about the Finnish ryorna and Finnish textile published vävmagasinet 4/10 a major theme issue.
Desgin Ritva Puotila, by FINSKA HANDARBETETS VÄNNER. www.visithelsinki.fi
Bedcover in rya from Dr. Tuomas Sopanen collections.
The Little Gallery at the HV displayed original designs from the 1950s and ’60s, along with
newly developed embroidery designed by Ann-Sofie Svansbo.
The embroideries are designed the known textile artists to Östergötland County Hemslöjdsförening
and is now on the New Museum in Linköping.
Anna Lindqvist, New Museum and Ann-Sofie Svansbo, Hemslöjden in Östergötland,
has written the book Embroidery from the 50th and 60th centuries where the newly developed
designs with descriptions available together with texts about the artists.
The book can be ordered through Bokdisken. www.vavmagasinet.se.
See the exhibition, buy a pack materials and embroider your way through some of the great
Silverrosor by Elsa Agélii.
New design by Ann-Sofie Svansbo.
And finally a big thanks to the Friends you for creating this opportunity for exhibitions.
We look forward to many textile experiences to come.