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Winners for the Kate Derum and Irene Davies Awards for Small Tapestries Announced

10-08-2017

The Australian Tapestry Workshop (ATW) is delighted to announce the winners for the $5,000 Kate Derum Award and the $1,000 Irene Davies Emerging Artists Award for Small Tapestries.

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ATW NEWS: JULY 2017

31-07-2017

Read our July 2017 eNews: Open House Melbourne 2017, 2017 Kate Derum & Irene Davies Awards, On the Looms- Morning Star, Join the Friends of the ATW, 2017 Weaving Classes, Other Exhibitions & Events

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ATW NEWS: JUNE 2017

30-06-2017

On the Looms- Morning Star, Friends of the ATW Lecture Series- Making Morning Star, Give an Inch 2017, Position Vacant- Public Programs Coordinator, Artist in Residence Talks, 2017 Kate Derum &Irene Davies Awards- Finalists Announced, Current Exhibition- ATWAIR16, 2017 Weaving Classes, Other Exhibitions & Events

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Finalists for the 2017 Kate Derum and Irene Davies Awards for Small Tapestries announced

22-06-2017

The Australian Tapestry Workshop (ATW) is delighted to announce the finalists for the $5,000 Kate Derum Award and the $1,000 Irene Davies Emerging Artists Award for Small Tapestries. These are the most prestigious small tapestry prizes in Australia.

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ATW NEWS: MAY 2017

31-05-2017

On the Looms- Morning Star, 2017 Kate Derum & Irene Davies Awards- Entries Close Sunday June 4, Artist in Residence Talks, Our Weaver Interns- Learning and Growing as a Team, Current Exhibitions- ATWAIR16 & Elements, 2017 Weaving Classes, Other Exhibitions & Events

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ATW NEWS: APRIL 2017

28-04-2017

New Tapestry Foundation of Australia Commission- Morning Star,Artist in Residence Talks, Upcoming Exhibitions- ATWAIR & Elements, 2017 Kate Derum & Irene Davies Awards- Entries Open, This Monday 1 May, Emerald Hill- Cultural Precincts- Sound and Colour, Some Tapestries in Sydney, 2017 Weaving Classes, Other Exhibitions and Events.

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Major new tapestry commission to celebrate the opening of the Sir John Monash Centre in France

26-04-2017

The Australian Tapestry Workshop (ATW) is delighted to announce a major tapestry designed by prominent Australian artists Lyndell Brown and Charles Green for the new Sir John Monash Centre (SJMC) in France. The Tapestry Foundation of Australia in partnership with a number of generous private donors, is supporting this important tapestry, and is thrilled that the ANZAC Centenary Arts and Culture Fund is assisting with this project.

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ATW NEWS: MARCH 2017

31-03-2017

Friends of the ATW Forum- Next Thursday 6 April, On the Looms- Guan Wei's Treasure Hunt, Tapestry Design Prize for Architects Goes to Brisbane, Current Exhibitions- Body and Cloth- Performing Textiles, 2017 Kate Derum & Irene Davies Award, 2017 Weaving Classes, Other Exhibitions & Events

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ON THE LOOMS: New tapestry designed by Guan Wei

20-03-2017

The ATW is pleased to be working with Guan Wei on a major new tapestry project for the ATW exhibition collection.Chris Cochius, Pamela Joyce, Jennifer Sharpe and Cheryl Thornton have begun weaving Treasure Hunt, a 3.6m long tapestry.

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THE AUSTRALIAN TAPESTRY WORKSHOP CELEBRATES 40 YEARS

09-03-2017

On February 9th, coinciding with the ’40 Years of Contemporary Tapestry’ exhibition, the Australian Tapestry Workshop celebrated four decades of tapestry creation. With over 200 guests, the ATW brimmed with wonderful supporters, artists, weavers, guides, volunteers, TFA Trustees, Board Members and staff past and present.

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