Mary Jose, textiles conservator and Director of Fabric of Life, Adelaide, provides insights into the technical aspects of quilts, with a particular focus on the preservation of irreplaceable textiles and the cultural heritage they represent.
Explore over 200 years of British quiltmaking. Every stitch tells a story. ‘Quilts 1700-1945′ comes from one of the world’s most important and loved collections of textiles and decorative arts — the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum, London.
15 June — 22 September 2013 | Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) | Exhibition organised by the V&A Museum, London