Jean Muir: From the Liberty Stockroom to a National Collection

18:00 to 19:00 on 27 September 2018

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Jean Muir: From the Liberty Stockroom to a National Collection

With Georgina Ripley from National Museums Scotland

The current Dovecot exhibition, LIBERTY Art Fabrics & Fashion features choice pieces by Jean Muir using classic Liberty fabrics.

Join Georgina Ripley, Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Fashion and Textiles at National Museums Scotland, who will bring exclusive pieces from Jean Muir’s archive to Dovecot for this one-off event. This is your chance to hear more about the Jean Muir archive, see the garments up close, and find out more about her story; from Liberty stockroom assistant to one of the outstanding designers of her generation.

Please arrive before 6pm to be able to view the Liberty exhibition with your event ticket.

Tickets cost £9.00 and include entry to LIBERTY Art Fabrics & Fashion on the day of the event. Entry on day of event only, ticket is non-transferrable.

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