Start your weekend early and join us for a special Thursday evening late-night opening of Kaffe Fassett: The Power of Pattern.Book tickets
Start your weekend early and join us for a special Thursday evening late-night opening of Kaffe Fassett: The Power of Pattern. Immerse yourself in colour and pattern while sipping on a complimentary glass of fizz while viewing this beautiful exhibition.
Kaffe Fassett is one of the most successful artists and designers working in contemporary craft today. His career spans over 50 years with a prolific oeuvre that encompasses knitting, needlepoint, mosaic, quilting, textile design, painting and drawing. His books and projects have encouraged millions to make and to create.
Kaffe Fassett’s inspiration comes from everything around him; his inimitable eye can translate the most every day of details into the base for one of his colourful, sophisticated maximalist designs. These designs by Kaffe and the Kaffe Fassett Collective textile designers – Brandon Mably and Philip Jacobs – are used and interpreted by quilters around the globe. The exhibition will feature works from international quilters and makers. Kaffe Fassett: The Power of Pattern will explore Fassett’s world, drawing on original artworks from invited makers as well as Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably and Philip Jacobs, textiles works, photographs and archival material to illuminate the work of this distinctive, influential artist and designer. This exhibition is accompanied by the book Kaffe Fassett: The Artist’s Eye by our Head of Exhibitions, Dennis Nothdruft and is available to order online or purchase in the museum shop.
*All exhibition tickets purchased for sessions between 6-8pm on the above dates include exhibition entry and a complimentary glass of fizz.
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