Clootie Ribbons [Rhodes series]

  • Caroline Harris (Participant)
  • Astra Papachristodoulou (Organiser)

Activity: OtherPublic engagement, outreach and knowledge exchange - Festival/exhibition


Twenty-five linen and cotton ‘wishing ribbons’, typed in colours inspired by embroidery on traditional Rhodes poukamiso chemises and tied in a tree. The text is taken from ‘A Summoning Spell for Lost Deer’, a collage poem woven from the voices of many poets. Rhodes is known for its Dama dama (fallow) deer. Each ribbon measures 60 x 2.5 cm.
Period17 Sept 202124 Sept 2021
Event titleText-Isles: An exhibition of visual poetry exploring the merging of text & textiles
Event typeExhibition
LocationArchipoli, GreeceShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational