Quilt by Ruth Singer

National Justice Museum 
High Pavement 
Nottingham, NG1 1HN

Mon-Fri 9:00am - 5:30pm / Sat-Sun 10:00am - 5:30pm

This touring exhibitions showcases Ruth Singer's textiles, inspired by the stories of women photographed in Stafford Prison 1877-1916.

Ruth created this work as Artist in Residence at Staffordshire Record Office, working with volunteers and communities to explore stories of the female criminals. The exhibition will be located within the prison cells in the museum, and can be visited as part of paid entry.

Front page of Ruth Singer's book 'Criminal Quilts'

Ruth Singer is the author of 'Criminal Quilts'.

This book contains historical essays and hundreds of images of women criminals as well as the textiles they have inspired. See Ruth Singer's website below.


W: ruthsingerstudio.com