Threads Around The World

A Textile Book Review: Author: Deb Brandon Photographer: Joe Coca Publisher: Schiffer Publishers Format & layout: 180 x 254 mm (7″ x 10″) Hardcover 160 pages ISBN 9780764356506 Full-colour images with text on a white background Images: This book is meant to be visually enjoyed just as much as it…

Welcome to Textile Encounters!

Textile Encounters is our globe-trotting column that explores textile cultures from every corner of the world! Curated by Ansie van der Walt, it explores the history and heritage of countries from the African and Asian continents, and beyond! Needlecraft is a truly global phenomenon and Textile Encounters brings this fact…

Textile Encounters – Billie Zangewa

The FNB Joburg Art Fair is one of Africa‚Äôs leading contemporary art fairs focusing on artists from the continent and diaspora. The 2018 edition, which took place in early September broke new ground by choosing a textile artist as their featured artist. Billie Zangewa, born to a Malawian father and…