Leanne’s personal collection of Japanese boro textiles will be at the Textile Art Museum Australia in Ararat for the “Thread of Life” exhibition. Alongside this dramatic installation is a selection from the gallery’s permanent collection of Hideyuki Oka’s Japanese packaging. Ararat is a 2-hour drive from Melbourne and can also be accessed by VLine train. The gallery is open daily 10am-4pm and the onsite cafe Foragers is open from 9am-3pm.
The gallery has also invited Leanne to facilitate a Japanese stitching & packaging class during the exhibition. For more information or class bookings please contact the gallery directly http://www.araratgallery.com.au or by phone +61 03 5355 0220