Powerhouse is home to one of Australia’s most comprehensive textile and garment collections, including a diverse range of historical and contemporary pieces. The Textiles Centre at Powerhouse Ultimo is a space where visitors can view intricate and extraordinary textiles from all over the world, including a large collection of lace. Works are accessible via drawers, allowing visitors to independently research their own areas of interest. Makers and volunteers are often in the Textiles Centre and available to answer questions.
- Contemporary Lacemakers
- Caring For Your Lace
- Lace Resources
- Glossary Of Lace Terms
- Lace Classification System
- The Powerhouse Museum 2nd International Lace for Fashion Award 2001 Online Catalogue
Individuals: Free entry, no bookings required.
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