Interweave: exploring society through textiles, tools and technologies
Location: Sackler Centre, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, SW7 2RL
Date and time: 3 November 2011 10.00-17.00
New materials, tools and technologies have radically reshaped communities. For instance materials such as jute, nylon, cement and iron have significantly impacted upon UK society, and today’s nanotechnologies, energy harvesting materials and digital communications networks will transform everyday experiences in the 21st century. ‘Material Difference’ invites participants to explore future challenges for UK society in one exciting and adventurous day.
Sessions are free but booking is required. Please contact the V&A bookings and information service on telephone: +44 (0) 20 7942 2211.