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Exhibit | The Last of the Tay Spinners

16 July - 9 October, 2022

Meet the Last Tay Spinners

Photographs by Andrew Cronshaw

 

July 16 – October 9

 

The exhibition documents one of the last days of jute spinning at Tay Spinners in Dundee before closure in 1998. 

Using colour and black and white photographs, 27 people are shown at work in the mill.  The pictures record the last days of processing of raw jute into finished yarn in Dundee. 

The exhibition also includes artworks created during lockdown based on the photographs.