The Scottish Gallery is delighted to present Lines & Lineage, an exhibition that brings together three Scottish tapestry weavers: Jo Barker, Sara Brennan and Susan Mowatt. All three trained at Edinburgh College of Art and continue their studio practice in Edinburgh today. Each artist in their own distinct way explores colour, tone and material. The artists have a conceptual and abstract approach to their medium which is bold and beautiful and their tapestries are a sensual as well as a visual experience. Weaving is a slow pace medium within a fast pace world, inviting the viewer to pause for a moment.

  • Swirl
    Jo Barker

    Swirl

    2016
    wool, cotton, embroidery threads
    H:75cm W:75cm
    £6,200
  • Ripple
    Jo Barker

    Ripple

    2017
    wool, cotton, embroidery threads
    H:75cm W:75cm
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  • Forest With New Green
    Sara Brennan

    Forest With New Green

    2017
    cotton, linen and wool
    H:72cm W:67cm
    £7,200
    Photograph: Shannon Tofts
  • Small Odd Yellow Vertical II and III (diptych)
    Sara Brennan

    Small Odd Yellow Vertical II and III (diptych)

    2017
    cotton and wool
    H:15 (each)cm W:15 (each)cm
    £2,200
    Photograph: Shannon Tofts
  • Small Grey, Blue and Brown Verticals (triptych)
    Sara Brennan

    Small Grey, Blue and Brown Verticals (triptych)

    2016
    cotton, linen and wool
    H:10 (each)cm W:10 (each)cm
    £2,200
    Photograph: Shannon Tofts
  • Yellow Lines
    Susan Mowatt

    Yellow Lines

    2017
    wool, linen, cotton, polyester thread, silk
    H:35cm W:40cm
    £3,400
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