ACTIVITIES AND PROJECTS
We want to create venues with different activities and development projects. Read on to learn more about what we already do.
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We would like to recommend a visit to Röhsska in Gothenburg; 10-18 of October 2019. Marianne Fairbanks is visiting with the mobile Weaving Lab. To find out more visit their website.
From 2016 - 2019 the association received contributions from the region of Borås; enableing the process to develop the international weaving center project. The project is run by a big nonprofit assistance and with the support of Rydals museum and Marks kommun also the Textile museum and the city of Borås . The association has applied for further funding that has been granted for 2019 from the cultural board of the region of Västa Götaland.
This year we have a collaboration project with Art Center Sjuhärad; initiated by Boy Art Hall, Future Utopia Community Key, Contemporary Circus Festival Rydal and Rydal Museum. We are stronger if we work together and cooperating with each other, we ensure that more people can use the respective actors' programs. The initiative aims to contribute to a stronger cultural life in Sjuhärad. The project is carried out with the support of the region of Borås. If you want to know more go to the Borås region's website HERE.
Through the years we have had the opportuniy to invite our members and the public to our Weavingcafés. They are appreciated and often frequented. Here there are possibilities to exchange thoughts and weaving experiences with eachother around the coffee table. On each one of these cafés there has been lecturing guests or workshops with different themes.
We are inviting Remfabriken to our first weaving café on the 12th of September. It is an old weaving factory situated in the area of Göta in Gothenburg. Through a thoruough rumiging of the Weaving Centers archive a pattern has been found and recreated in their loom in Remfabriken. They will also give an insight of their work. This evening we will be welcoming Lyckans Weaving lodge from Herrljunga.
The 24th of October Susanne Harrysson from Hemslöjden i Västra Götaland is coming to talk about her work. Do visit their website to find out more. We welcome Kungälvs Weaving lodge that will give us an insight of their work.
The 5th of December is the last Weaving Café of the year where we are visiting the exhibition in Rydals musem Västsvenska Mönster och textilkonstnärer, VMT.
Invitation and registration vill as usual go via Vuxen skolan.