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Mechanical Drawing the schiffli project

£27.00

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Paperback catalogue in good condition with cd included. Catalogue accompanying the touring exhibition

The Schiffli embroidery machine, built in Germany early 20thC, was purchased in the second half of the century and installed in the Cavendish Building, part of Manchester Metropolitan University. No other teaching institution possesses such a machine. Originally built for commercial mass production of embroidery on clothing or household textiles. The Schiffli Project is the outcome of fifteen practitioners from different art and design disciplines exploiting the possibilities of the machine. It shows how the machine has been used to push the boundaries of what is considered to be drawing.

Item details

Author(s):
Miller Melanie and Hill June
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22.9 x 23.0 x 0.6 cms
Edition:
2007
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
60
Publisher:
Manchester Metropolitan University
Title:
Mechanical Drawing the schiffli project

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Paperback catalogue in good condition with cd included. Catalogue accompanying the touring exhibition

The Schiffli embroidery machine, built in Germany early 20thC, was purchased in the second half of the century and installed in the Cavendish Building, part of Manchester Metropolitan University. No other teaching institution possesses such a machine. Originally built for commercial mass production of embroidery on clothing or household textiles. The Schiffli Project is the outcome of fifteen practitioners from different art and design disciplines exploiting the possibilities of the machine. It shows how the machine has been used to push the boundaries of what is considered to be drawing.

Author(s):
Miller Melanie and Hill June
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22.9 x 23.0 x 0.6 cms
Edition:
2007
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
60
Publisher:
Manchester Metropolitan University
Title:
Mechanical Drawing the schiffli project

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