Robert Phillips Gallery – Wed 9 Nov – Sun 27 Nov 2011
Riverhouse, Manor Road, Walton-on Thames, Surrey, KT12 2PF
Phoenix Contemporary Textile Group has a reputation for producing exciting art in response to intriguing themes and Old World New Eyes will not disappoint. Phoenix members’ work with all manner of contemporary textile techniques, but the real delight in this exhibition is the promise of a shared new experience derived from the personal point of view each artist has brought to the theme. Whether it is in the reinterpretation of an historical design or artefact, or a thoughtful investigation of the changes experienced with the passage of time, Phoenix present a visual feast for all to enjoy.