Jessica Hemmings

Textile Writer


Drama Boreale 2018


Challenging Knitting

In the Loop conference keynote 19-20.07.2018

Making Meaning lecture

Nov. 14 Wellington / Nov. 17 Auckland / Nov. 21 Dunedin, New Zealand / Nov. 24 Sydney

Migrations exhibition

video introduction

Cultural Threads @ KANEKO Center

Cultural Threads lecture March 5, 2015 @ 7:00pm KANEKO Center Omaha, Nebraska

Cultural Threads symposium CSM London 07.02.15

Download Cultural Threads Speakers Bios   Jessica Hemmings welcome   Sarat Maharaj "Thinking Through Textiles: a troll's view"   Christine Checinska "Cloth and the African-Caribbean Presence in Britain"   Helen […]

Cultural Threads

Editor (Bloomsbury: 2015) Cultural Threads: transnational textiles today considers contemporary examples of artists and designers who work work at the intersection of multiple cultural influences and use textiles as their […]

Irish Linen Memorial radio interview

Irish Linen Memorial interview September 5, 2014

Making Writing lecture at Iaspis, Stockholm

When the Conscious Listens to the Unconscious workshop lecture (2013): “When you write, you lay out a line of words. The line of words is a miner’s pick, a wood-carver’s […]

Introversion and Knitting: Rethinking Solitary Production

Jessica Hemmings, Professor of Visual Culture, Head of Faculty of Visual Culture, National College of Art and Design, Dublin speaks about Introversion and Knitting: Rethinking Solitary Production at Cranbrook Academy […]