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~ 23 March – 12 May 2019

Christopher Duncan

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Christopher Duncan is a ~ contemporary craft practitioner ~ who specialises in hand weaving textiles

Based in Warkworth, Christopher is a weaver who makes extraordinary hand-made textiles, garments, and artworks on a traditional loom in his studio. Many of you will recognise his work from TÜR on K-Road, and he has also been shown in numerous exhibitions. The work on display at The Vivian has been created for this show, and embraces concepts around the joy of making, the defiance of technology, and the celebration of time

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Selection of Works by Christpher Duncan.
Selection of Works by Christpher Duncan.

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'Jeux D’Eau' , 2019

Predominantly twill woven linen w soumak, weft twinning & knotting. Plaited linen fringe, linen and gold lacquered silk embroidery. Silver beading
2050 x 950 x 1mm

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'Musāvāda' , 2019

Twill woven linen, soumak & weft twinning. Linen and gold lacquered silk embroidery. Silver beading. Hand sewn, hand plaited handles.
260 x 400 x 70mm

VIV-1595

'Obscured clarity' , 2019

Basket woven linen and mohair, brushed. Soumak details. Plaited linen fringe, linen and gold lacquered silk embroidery. Silver beading.
2120 x 970 x 1mm

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'Oops! Theresa' , 2019

Basket woven linen and mohair, brushed. Soumak and embroidered details. Gold lacquered silk embroidery & silver beading. Hand finished neckline and hem.
720 x 840 x 2mm

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'Rumi' , 2019

Basket woven linen and mohair, brushed. Soumak and weft twinning. Plaited linen fringe, linen and silk embroidery. Silver beading.
2050 x 820 x 1mm

VIV-1594

'Tapestry from an Asteroid' , 2019

Twill woven linen. Linen knotting, soumak and embroidery. Gold lacquered silk inserts.
1000 x 1970 x 1mm

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'To You Alice' , 2019

Twill woven linen, soumak and weft twinning. Linen and gold lacquered silk embroidery. Hand finished hem and neckline.
900 x 1100 x 2mm

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'Well Concealed Jade' , 2019

Twill woven linen w soumak and weft twinning. Linen and gold lacquered silk embroidery. Silver beading. Hand sewn. Hand plaited linen handles.
490 x 510 x 120mm

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