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July 13, 2018

New Spaces: Line-n | Suzanne Walsh at Sion Stables, Sion Mills

14/07/2018 – 11/08/2018 – All Day
Sion Stables, 20 Melmount Rd, Sion Mills, Strabane
Responding to the complex and layered history of Sion Mills – a flax-spinning mill and model village run by the Herdman family from 1835 until 2004 – this exhibition takes the form of text as intervention. Displayed in the Sion Stables heritage museum alongside a selection of artefacts, photographs and archival documents that reflect on the lives of the mill-owners, the mill-workers and the production of Irish Linen, a newly commissioned poetic text by artist and writer Suzanne Walsh will engage in a dialogue with the history and story of a site that bears the weight of shifting ideas around…
New Spaces: Line-n | Suzanne Walsh at Sion Stables, Sion Mills