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Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

Frida Hansen, Norwegian tapestry artist

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Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

100år med norsk billedvev / absolutetapestry.com  Hannah Ryggen, Grå figur, 1961

100år med norsk billedvev / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen, Grå figur, 1961

Randi Nygaard Lium © Norsk billedvevhistorie / absolutetapestry.com  Hvem skal eie morgendagen, 1979, 160x420cm, Tove Pedersen. ©BONO

Randi Nygaard Lium © Norsk billedvevhistorie / absolutetapestry.com Hvem skal eie morgendagen, 1979, 160x420cm, Tove Pedersen. ©BONO

Wissa Wassef tapestry by Ms. Ateiat Seliem is on display at Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris until February 9, 2014 in Paris, France. http://www.mam.paris.fr/en/expositions/decorum-exhibition

Wissa Wassef tapestry by Ms. Ateiat Seliem is on display at Musée d’Art moderne…

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com  Hannah Ryggen. "Petter Dass". 1940

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen. "Petter Dass". 1940

The woman who kept Hitler and Churchill in stitches: Hannah Ryggen Woven Histories review

The woman who kept Hitler and Churchill in stitches: Hannah Ryggen Woven Histories review

The woman who kept Hitler and Churchill in stitches: Hannah Ryggen Woven Histories review

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