Clere plug's Extreme Residency

Parkes, Diana
April 2010
Surface Design Journal;Spring2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p40
Trade Publication
An interview with New Zealand textile designer Clare Plug is presented. She explores her residency with Antarctica New Zealand. She relates the concept of Antarctica as an ark and an early warming station for all humankind. Further, she explains that her research on numerous types and uses of textiles had introduced her to the day-to-day textiles used by the Heroic Era explorers.


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