Daniel Edwards

2010

Daniel Edwards defies stereotypes and gender boundaries with his innovative and contemporary approach to weaving, tapestry and felting. Incorporating music, family photographs and domestic objects Daniel explores the connection between his Anglo-Indian heritage and his Australian upbringing and expresses his concept of identity through the textile medium.

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EDUCATION

2009 Bachelor of Arts (Visual) Honours, Australian National University School of Art, Canberra

AWARDS

2009 American Tapestry Alliance Student Award

2008 Craft ACT Group Show EASS Graduation Award

2008 Canberra Spinners and Weavers Membership

EXHIBITIONS

2009 Jan Brown Drawing Prize, ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Canberra

2009 Epidemic, CraftACT, Canberra

2009 Outside, ANU Photospace Gallery, Canberra

2008 ANU School of Art Graduating Exhibition, ANU School of Art Textiles Workshop, Canberra

2008 Italian Art Prize, ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Canberra

2008 Land Tapestry, ANU School of Art Textiles Workshop, Canberra

2007 Lightweight, Travelling Exhibition, ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Canberra. Dunedin, New Zealand