"Own our own time" and "Uplift", two artprojects that deal with issues of time associated with human pace. The project also includes questions about tradition and development, the participants' own stories and about attention.
It is run by the Swedish artist Kerstin Lindstrom with the help of skilled knitters from many countries.
Own our own time IV, Borås Textile Museum Sweden
From the Faroe Islands 2011 to Shetland 2013 and the latest stop at the Swedish Institute in Paris 2014 Own our own time IV is going to be performaned in Sweden for the first time.
time Own our own time IV collaborate with choreographer Helena
Lundqvist,dancer Ulrika Liljedahl, Regionteaternväst Dans and 83 knitters. The
performance will take place in the main exhibition hall at Borås Textile Museum. Inside the circle formed by the large knitting
Ulrika Liljedahl is going to performe. Time is portrayed again in a
river Viskan makes a loop and float past, carrying stories about time
and the flow of water and colours. About humans and machines need to
split and measure. With knitting, movement and dance creates and
recreates memories of the textile industry's history. "
yarn is spun at the Textile Museum's own machines and many colours
have been dyed by the museum staff in collaboration with the Swedish
School of Textiles.