curiosity and the cloth
A fashion event is planned as part of the opening celebrations of IOTA21, 17-19 September 2021.
It will take place at Boola Bardip / WA Museum in Perth on Sunday 19 September, in collaboration with Curtin University's Department of Design and the Built Environment, as well as several community partners.
This event is supported by the Australian Government through the Office for the Arts and the Australian Cultural Diplomacy Grants Program.
Lea Taylor is an award-winning Aboriginal Artist/Weaver with strong cultural connections to Bibbulmun boodja. She creates work made from nature, traditional and contemporary Aboriginal weaving. Lea’s passion for weaving has resulted in the dedication of countless hours to the exploration of her craft, facilitating cultural exchange through storytelling and shared experiences. She is also the owner and creative director of Creative Culture an Aboriginal owned and operated business based in Boorloo (Perth W A), which offers a variety of Weaving, Art & Cultural Education Workshops and event opportunities.