Rita Parniczky

Education
2009Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London
Awards
2016Perrier-Jouët Arts Salon Prize, nominated by Alice Kettle
2015Peter Collingwood Trust Award for innovation
Grants for the Arts, Arts Council England
Runner-up, Arts Foundation Fellowship in Materials Innovation supported by Clothworkers' Foundation
2014Best in Show and First Prize, Wall Hung Pieces category, Geoffrey Squire Memorial Competition, `Silvery Threads`, The Costume and Textile Association for Norfolk Museums
2013Best Work award, craft&design magazine
2010Wall Hanging Award, The Worshipful Company of Weavers and the Victoria and Albert Museum
Recent exhibitions
2017Collect, represented by Contemporary Applied Arts in collaboration with Joanna Bird, Saatchi Gallery, London
2016Joints + Bones, The Aram Gallery, London
Contemporary Construction, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
Weaving With Light, Solo show, Perrier-Jouët Art Salon Prize exhibition, Contemporary Applied Arts, London
Design Days Dubai, Crafts Council, UAE
2015Ornament 2015, GNCCF, Manchester
Future Heritage, Decorex, London
COLLECT, Crafts Council England, Saatchi Gallery, London
2014–15Building with Textiles, TextielMuseum, Tilburg, Netherlands
2014Silvery Threads, Costume and Textile Association for Norfolk Museums, The Hostry, Norwich Cathedral, Norwich
Public Collections
The Worshipful Company of Weavers
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
materiO, Paris
materiO, Brussels
Publications
2016Treggiden, Katie: ‘From Art Deco to X-rays’, Crafts, Issue No 261
Ignell, Tina: ‘Transparent Pathways’, VAV, No.2
2015Julius, Corinne: ‘The Bones of an Idea’, Selvedge, September
Lloyd-Jones, Teleri: ‘Show and tell’, Crafts magazine, July/August
Parniczky, Rita: ‘Skeleton of Fabrics’, The Journal for Weavers, Spinners and Dyers, Spring
2014Chambers, Rachael: ‘The X-Ray Factor’, craft & design magazine, Cover and article, April/May
2013Upward, Lucy: ‘X-ray Vision’, Cover, Autumn
2012Sterk, Beatrijs: ‘Reports’, Textile Forum, vol. 4

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