Item NMC/1962D - 'Homage to the Studio': Rust-dyed and heat-manipulated crepe satin

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'Homage to the Studio': Rust-dyed and heat-manipulated crepe satin


  • 2018 (Creation)

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Rust-dyed and heat-manipulated crepe satin. Inspired by the 2014 fire in the Mackintosh Building. Stored along with nails (NMC/1962B) and textile (NMC/1962C) in presentation box (NMC/1962A).

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(fl 2015-)

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Erin McQuarrie graduated in Textile Design from The Glasgow School of Art in 2018. In 2018 she was awarded the Newbery Medal and jointly received the Incorporation of Bonnetmakers. Erin won a Fulbright Scholarship to undertake a Textiles MFA, at The New School, Parsons School of Design, NYC, U.S.A., 2019-2021.

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Donated by the artist, January 2019. Accession number JAC/284.

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Cream-coloured crepe satin, rust-dyed with nails form the Mackintosh Building and heat-manipulated resulting in three rows of fourteen raised rectangular sections.

Dimensions: 370 x 460 mm

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Presentation box (NMC/1962A), bound nails (NMC/1962B), rust-dyed textile (NMC/1962C)

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  • English



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