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Misshapes: The Making of Tatty Devine   16 Nov 2019 – 1 Feb 2020, De Montfort University & further venues


Misshapes: The Making of Tatty Devine features over 100 pieces from the last 20 years, from the early leather cuffs and piano belts to giant two metre versions of their 'greatest hits' including the lobster, magpies, and banana. Ephemera, sketchbooks and two new films will help tell the story.

This exciting exhibition is the first solo show about Tatty Devine and explores entrepreneurship, innovative British making and the power of creativity. Tatty Devine have have teamed with the Crafts Council to tell their story.

The exhibition was launched at the Lethaby Gallery at Central Saint Martins in July 2019.

Showing at the Gallery, De Montfort University, Leicester from 16 November 2019 - 1 February 2020

Galllery info, address, opening times: http://thegallery.dmu.ac.uk/#exhibitions

More info on the exhibition: https://www.tattydevine.com/pages/misshapes-the-making-of-tatty-devine

Tour venues:

Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Greenwich University (24 February - 3 April 2020)
Tŷ Pawb, Wrexham, Wales (10 July - 13 September 2020)
Hove Museum and Art Gallery, Brighton and Hove (3 October 2020 - 26 January 2021)
20-21 Visual Arts, Scunthorpe (13 February - 5 May 2021)
New Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Cotswolds (21 June - 10 September 2021)

There's a review of this exhibition in the Autumn 2019 issue of Findings. The magazine back issues are published on this site, but the current issue is print only, sent to members, and put online when the next issue is published.