Big Ideas: Sheila Hicks at the Whitechapel Gallery
7pm - 9pm, 23 October 2014
£8.50/£6.50 concession (£4.25 Whitechapel Gallery Members).
Whether drawing with thread or sculpting with fibre, American artist Sheila Hicks discusses her pioneering textile works. Influenced by studies at Yale University with Josef Albers and travels across South America, Hicks’ work ranges from the small, delicate ‘Minimes’ series to largescale public commissions.