Carpets of Distinction

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The Stoddard/Tempelton Archive, University of Glasgow

About

An exhibition and a series of new commissions by John Byrne, Ruth Ewan, Nick Evans, Alasdair Gray, Nicolas Party, Joanne Tatham and Tom O’Sullivan partnership with Dovecot Tapestry Studios and the Stoddard-Templeton Archive at the University of Glasgow and Glasgow School of Art.

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Invitation, Photograph: Gordon Burniston

Exhibition

Exhibition Guide

7 November 2012 - 12 January 2013

Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh

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Exhibition installation view, Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition installation view, Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition installation view, Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition installation view, Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition installation view (detail), Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition installation view (detail), Photograph: Michael Walchover
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Exhibition guide, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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'Incomers and Outgoers', Alasdair Gray
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'Landscape', Nicolas Party
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Rug in production, Photograph: Jonathan Cleaver
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'Fertility Rug', Nick Evans
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'Father of the Man', John Byrne
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'This rug has reached the limit conditions of its own rhetoric', Tatham/O'Sullivan
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Rug in production, Photograph: Jonathan Cleaver
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'Secrets of the Craft', Ruth Ewan

Partners

Carpets of Distinction was funded by Creative Scotland and The Hope Scott Trust and was a partnership with Dovecot and the Stoddard-Templeton Archive at the University of Glasgow and Glasgow School of Art.