Category: Textile Art

Edith Meusnier: Textile environmental art

Edith Meusnier is a French textile and environmental artist who uses the ancient technique of plaiting and Språng (braiding on stretched threads).   The technique has been done in many parts of the world for thousands of years from the Bronze Age to the present, with silk, wool, […]

Jane Kidd: Tapestries

Through the act of weaving tapestries, Jane Kidd engages in a sensual process and uses a physical language to establish links with the viewer.  The renowned textile artist is a recipient of a 2016 Governor General’s Award for the Visual Arts.