The Linen Memorial
Canada Council for the Arts

Press Articles

Lycia Sculpture and Linen Memorial's Facebook Page


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Art Criticism

Honoring Linen Culture Quebecoise 4th Biennale Internationale du Lin de Portneuf (BILP) 2011

Fiber Arts Review USA 2007 PDF File

Newspaper Art Review, Solo Show, 2004 PDF File by Meredith Hinchcliff - Australia.

Craft History and Theory

Article by Lycia Trouton, Journal of Modern Craft, Editor Dr. Kevin Murray, November 2009 Keeping Memory at Hand

Textiles Journal, Group Exhibit, Art Review 2002 PDF File by Lycia Trouton.


Thesis Abstract and Introduction An Intimate Monument by Lycia Trouton, DCA, 2005

Small catalogue-booklet by Lycia Trouton. PDF File Graphic Designer: Tiffany Patten. 2004.

Refereed Conference Papers

Curtin University conference PDF File Western Australia by Lycia Trouton, 2004

The Australian National University, Research School of Humanities. Pain and Death:
Politics, Aesthetics, Legalities,Vol. XIV. No. 2.
Ed. Carolyn Strange, PhD PDF File by Lycia Trouton, DCA, 2007


University of Wollongong, Aust., public relations news June 21st 2007

BBC news: Reflections of a troubled NI
The victims of Northern Ireland's troubled history remembered during a private Day of Reflection.

Press clipping - Quebec Local News Arts et Loisirs - Courrier de Portneuf, 29 June 2011 - Please see: Quand le lin devient témoin de l'histoire

L’idée de l’artiste irlando-canadienne Lycia Trouton est ingénieuse: créer un monument pour commémorer les tragédies découlant des manifestations sectaires qui ont paralysé le nord de son pays d'origine jusqu’au terme de ce conflit politique ...

Radio Programs

CBC Radio's Marika Wheeler interviewed Lycia about the Linen Memorial in Portneuf.

The segment featuring the Linen Memorial: The threads between linen and the Irish in Portneuf can be listened to here.

ABC Radio Northern Tasmania Australia - approximately July 2010

Producer: Chris Ball

Interviewer-Presenter: Roisin McCann

Background Information

Belfast Land Art led to development of The Linen Memorial

Public Relations

Handkerchiefs of Hope Art Workshops by Lycia Trouton, 2007

Click to read the article by D. Shriver Corrymeela Public Relations Magazine, Winter 2009 PDF File

Corrymeela Public Relations Magazine, Autumn 2008
Article by D. Shriver on memory, amnesia, memorials, 'public' healing from trauma on 'both' sides of the conflict / 'joint' public mourning.

Corrymeela Public Relations Magazine, 2007 PDF File
by Lycia Trouton, DCA