Program

Connected Threads

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The ancient practice of weaving, and the transformation of plant-based fibres into textiles and clothing has evolved into an industrialised process responsible for 10 per cent of global carbon emissions. What can be learned from intergenerational techniques, and the cultural stories embedded in making, while exploring new technologies that aim to minimise waste?

Past Program CLOSED IN 2023

The Powerhouse acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the ancestral homelands upon which our museums are situated. We respect their Elders, past, present and future and recognise their continuous connection to Country.

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