Devonport Regional Gallery

Liz Williamson: Textiles

Liz Williamson: Textiles

Living Treasures: Masters of Australian Craft
Exhibition Dates: July 31 – August 29, 2010
Opening Friday July 30, 6pm

Born in 1949 in Maryborough, textile artist, Liz Williamson spent years learning about textiles from her mother and through extensive travels throughout Asia in the 1970s. Williamson studied textile design at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) and in 1985 established her own weaving studio in Sydney.

Williamson has exhibited in numerous exhibitions both in Australia and abroad. She has been an influential mentor in the field of textiles and is currently Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Textiles at the School of Design Studies, College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Sydney.

Images: Liz Williamson, Textiles
Living Treasures, Masters of Australian Craft Series