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This exhibition seeks to understand the new ways in which textiles play a critical role in our daily lives as protective face coverings. To do so, it uses a “rapid response” collecting model to select masks for the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection which mark this contemporary moment as historic.
- Check back for future talks and workshops.
- The Wolfsonian, FIU’s response to “Rapid Response”
- Radio Chipstone podcast episode featuring Natalie Wright
- Search social media for hashtags: #RapidResponse #Masks #HLATC #RDDGallery #LMTGallery #RapidResponseCollecting
Online exhibition supported by the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery, the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection, the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, and the Anonymous Fund. Launched in Fall, 2020. Curated by Natalie Wright. To participate and/or suggest donations and possible masks for collection, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.