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.
This 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 new context.
"The 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. "
The 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.
Welcome October 10th at 13:00
More information at www.textilmuseet.se