This silk scarf has been designed and made exclusively for the NGV design store in celebration of the exhibition, QUEER: Stories from the NGV Collection.
QUEER: Stories from the NGV Collection spans historical eras and diverse media, exploring queerness as an expression of sexuality and gender, a political movement, a sensibility, and as an attitude that defies fixed definition.
100% Silk Satin
Dimensions: 750 x 150cm
Made in Melbourne
Exclusive to the NGV design store David McDiarmid Fabric Designer for Linda Jackson Flamingo Park Flamingo Park, Sydney (fashion house) Australia 1973–95 Linda Jackson (designer) Australian born 1950 David McDiarmid (fabric designer and painter) Australian 1952–95, worked in United States 1979–87 Black and white calligraphy 1978 silk (taffeta), paint (a) 93.0 cm (centre back), 68.0 cm (sleeve length) (coat), (b) 55.7 cm (centre back), 59.0 cm (width) (vest), (c) 72.3 cm (centre back), 58.0 cm (sleeve length) (top), (d) 116.5 cm (outer leg), 29.5 cm (waist, flat) (pants) National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2010 © David McDiarmid and Linda Jackson