Desert Designs at the MCA

August 14th, 2013



Opening this weekend at the MCA, string theory features extraordinary pieces from a diverse range of Aboriginal artists working with expanded notions of textile and craft traditions. Visit this Saturday for a full day of talks, workshops and exhibits.

And look out for a Desert Designs giant silk scarf installation of Jimmy Pike’s texta pen drawings, plus pieces from Tjanpi Desert Weavers – who you may remember from our Desert Designs Project at Poepke.

Images: Desert Designs silk scarf, featuring Jimmy Pike artwork; Lipaki Marlaypa ‘Raki’ (2013) hand-made string, Museum of Contemporary Art, image courtesy and copyright the artist, photograph Alex Davies

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  1. […] excited to have Desert Design’s new range of scarves in store, created recently for string theory at the MCA. Lots of colours, shapes and sizes to choose […]

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