Somerset House is hosting Eternally Yours, a free exhibition exploring ideas around care, repair and healing.
From: 16 Jun – 25 Sep 2022
Showcasing diverse examples of creative reuse, from historical samples of the Japanese art of Kintsugi and Boro, which embrace upcycling and repurposing, to works from contemporary artists who put repair at the heart of their practice, Eternally Yours explores the unexpectedly hopeful and healing stories that repair reveals.
On Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays visitors have the chance to see the talents and skills of designers and makers in action first-hand at the Beasley Brothers’ Repair Shop.
There will also be a selection of TOAST Renewal workshop space in the Courtyard Rooms will host weekly artist-led workshops and mending consultations.
ActforEaling has been addressing sustainability, waste and repair in clothes. EalingSewnUp wants to inspire the everyone who lives, works and learns in Ealing to experience the creativity and joy of a sustainable wardrobe, be that through repair or wearing Preloved clothes.