Jessica Hemmings

Textile Writer

Vitamin T: threads & textiles in contemporary art

Vitamin T: threads & textiles in contemporary art (Phaidon 2019)

This latest tome in Phaidon’s medium specific series offers another indication that textiles are finally receiving the attention many feel is long overdue. Compiled by an international nomination committee and overseen by editors Louisa Elderton and Rebecca Morrill, the result is a seemingly encyclopaedic survey that tops 300 pages and covers 110 artists….

book review Selvedge magazine June 2019 pp. 85