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Hang it out

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009 , 12 Comments

In issue 27 we asked you to turn off your tumble-dryer. It might seem like a lot to ask but the advantages are clear. An electric tumble-dryer is one of the largest energy consuming devices in the home, accounting for a massive 4.3% of the UK’s entire domestic energy consumption. We’re hoping that by acting [...]

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Social season

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009 , 2 Comments

If you’d like to find out more about collecting contemporary textiles then put your name on the guest list for one of the Whitworth’s social events. This week you can spend an evening in the company of Nita Thakore, one of India’s leading textile artists, and established artists, Anne Morrell and Rachael Howard. If you would like to [...]

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