Artist tour: Katie Schwab at Collective

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Together in a Room
Katie Schwab at Collective

On Wednesday 9 of March 2016 we joined artist Katie Schwab for an artist tour at Collective, Edinburgh. In this lunchtime tour, Katie talked about the books that have influenced her current exhibition, Together in a Room.. This show is the culmination of research undertaken by Katie as Associate Producer for Satellites Programme 2016, which explores the politics of, and relationships between, craft, design, housing and education. Katie discussed how this selection of books have informed her thoughts around ideas of oral history, domestic design, craft education and pattern construction.

Learn more about Katie Schwab selection at My Bookcase Platform.

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Katie graduated from the MFA programme at the Glasgow School of Art in 2015. Recent exhibitions and projects include: Together in a Room, Collective, Edinburgh; Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Backlit, Nottingham and ICA, London; My love is like a red red rose. Art in Scotland from 18th to 21st Century, Musée du Château des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbéliard; Fresh, British Ceramics Biennial, The Original Spode Factory Site, Stoke-on-Trent; The Grind, Voidoidarchive, Glasgow and Project Visible, Tate Modern.

Photographs by Doris Panholzer.