Linen Biennale Conference: Liddell Linen Lace

Belford, T. (Participant)

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Linen Biennale Conference 3rd-4th October 2018
The conference through engagement with local, national and international invited speakers aims to foster fresh approaches to the ancient fibre of linen.
Northern Ireland's first Linen Biennale celebrating the past, present and future landscape of linen. Facilitated by R-Space Gallery, Lisburn. The Linen Biennale stimulating new thinking about Ireland's oldest textile: flax/linen. Funded by Art's Council NI, British Council NI, Heritage Lottery Fund, Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council. This presentation was also linked to the AHRC Linen Lace Concrete project
Period3 Oct 2018
Event typeConference
LocationLisburn, Northern Ireland
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Linen
  • Heritage Lottery Fund
  • William Liddell
  • Damask Weaving
  • Linen Biennale
  • Archives
  • collaboration
  • Textiles
  • Shuttles and Shafts