Works on paper, wood, textiles and in mixed media by Edinburgh artist, maker and designer Gail Turpin.

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UPCOMING EXHIBITION

Clearing

NEW TEXTILE WORK BY GAIL TURPIN

MOTE 102, EDINBURGH
2 JUNE - 9 JUNE 2024
10am-5pm daily
Opening 1 June, 3am-5pm

Something happens to us when we clear our parents’ house after they’ve gone. The responsibility of dismantling a life or lives, to be the person who says what stays and what goes, what is precious, what should be retained, loved and appreciated.

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Turpin worked with whatever she had to hand—wood, fabric, paint—to recreate these foraged feathers. A process, she says, that was full of happy accidents from printing and sanding.
Alice Fisher


The Guardian / The Observer

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