You are warmly invited to the Öppen Syjunta exhibition opening and workshops at HV Galleri, Djurgårdsslätten 82, Stockholm. Three workshops will provide the opportunity for people to map their social networks, discuss the impact of the digital commons on their work and ideas, and embroider SMS. On Monday 13th 18.00 there will be a seminar with the participating artists and womens' historian Louise Waldén.
Saturday 11th September OPENING in HV Galleri 12.00–16.00.
Sunday 12th Sept: STITCHING TOGETHER, Kritsina Lindström, Åsa Ståhl.12-16.00.
Monday 13th Sept: MANY: MANY with Ele Carpenter.12-16.00.
Monday 13th Sept: SEMINAR with Louise Waldén 18.00.
Tuesday 14th Sept: EMBROIDERED DIGITAL COMMONS: GIFT, Ele Carpenter. 12-16.00.
To sign up please email elecarpenter at gmail.com or info at misplay.se
FIBER ART SWEDEN presents Points of Departure: textiles here and now - numerous events within the expanded field of textiles 11–26 September 2010. In September numerous events will take place in different venues in Stockholm. Comprising exhibitions, workshops, performances, lectures and installations in public spaces. The events aim to reflect textiles as an extended concept in the field of art. The themes include new technology and textile traditions, textiles as a relational and activist activity, and textiles’ flight from the private to the public. www.pointsofdeparture.se