Wednesday 27 March 2019

Alison Lowery

In Irish artist, Alison Lowry’s new exhibition "(A)dressing our Hidden Truths" she has used clothing to transcend time and tell difficult stories from Ireland's recent past. Alison used a French technique called  'Pate de verre',  a paste of ground glass to encase textiles. The exhibition is on at the National Museum of Ireland until May 

Above and below: survivor Diane Croghan, who stayed in a Magdalene Laundry

Below are some of Alison's cut paper pieces.