Fashion and Textile Museum
LIBERTY Art Fabrics and Fashion | Edinburgh Art Festival
These tickets are for visitors to the exhibition LIBERTY Art Fabrics and Fashion during the Edinburgh Festival only.
Edinburgh Art Festival is taking place across the city 26 July – 26 August 2018.
Celebrating Liberty Art Fabrics and their impact on fashion since 1875. Dovecot Gallery brings to Scotland a major retrospective celebrating the innovative retailer and design studio Liberty London. Featuring over 100 garments and fabrics spanning 140 years, this exhibition explores how textiles bring art into everyday life.
Bringing a contemporary response to the exhibition, emerging artist Lucy Wayman showcases recent sculptural pieces. Her works revolve around repetitive structures and soft materials and utilise generational craft techniques, such as weaving and macramé.
Edinburgh Festival Opening Times (until 31 August)
Open daily, 10.30am–5.30pm
Thursdays until 8pm
Last admission 45 minutes before closing
*Edinburgh Festival Ticket Prices** (until 31 August)
£9 General Admission
Children under 12 and carers of disabled people are FREE.
50% off General Admission for Art Fund National Art Pass members – a valid Art Fund membership card must be shown.
Please note that in August tickets are priced at peak rate. Advance booking online is recommended but tickets may be purchased in person on the day of the visit, subject to availability.
Please fill in the Group Bookings Form and send to Dovecot with your requirements.
Liberty exhibition tickets include access to the Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony, open 12–3pm Monday to Friday, and all day at weekends. Please note the Balcony is closed on 18, 19 and 25 August for special events.
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