Opportunities

TSA posts a variety of opportunities in the textiles field including information on national and international symposium calls for papers, jobs and internships, workshops, and calls for art. Submissions are posted at the discretion of the Textile Society of America. If you have an opportunity to share with the TSA community, please submit it via the linked form.

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SENIOR CONSERVATOR – TEXTILES (DCA#061746)

Deadline: Sunday, July 13 2014
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SALARY: $13.44 – $23.90 Hourly $27,955.20 – $49,712.00 Annually CLOSING DATE: 07/13/14 11:59 PM Department of Cultural Affairs, Santa Fe (City) Purpose of Position: The Textile Conservator is responsible for the conservation, care and treatment of the textile, costume, costume accessories, and related ethnographic collections held by the state of New Mexico in the Museum of New […]

Socially Engaged Works Focused on Textiles & Fashion

Deadline: Saturday, July 12 2014
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This is an open call to artists and designers making work that are socially engaged works surrounding issues of textiles such as labor, production, mending or the recycling. We are also interested in seeing work that presents issues surrounding the fashion industry specific to garment production, pattern making, textiles, sustainability, wearable technology, surface distortions etc. […]

CALL FOR PAPERS: North American Textile Conservation Conference

Deadline: Monday, September 01 2014
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Material in Motion 10th North American Textile Conservation Conference New York, New York November 16th – 20th, 2015 The tenth biennial North American Textile Conservation Conference (NATCC) will be held in dynamic New York City and will focus on the theme of “Material in Motion.” Topics include, but are not limited to, technical analyses and […]

Office and Marketing Assistant ,Textile Arts Council, de Young Museum (Part time)

Deadline: Monday, June 23 2014
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The Textile Arts Council, de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA is hiring a part-time person to manage programs, newsletters, membership, social media, PR, special events, etc. Typical Duties and Responsibilities: Runs clerical office. Serves as liaison with membership. Maintains files, database, mailings, and TAC-owned office equipment. Orders TAC stationery and promotional material. Assists with TAC […]

The International Thread: Lace and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century Europe

Deadline: Sunday, June 15 2014
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This call for paper proposals, which has a deadline of June 15, is for a panel at the International Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies.  This organization holds its congress every four years, with the next meeting scheduled for July 26-31, 2015, in the Netherlands.  Although this panel description centers on Europe, the organizers would welcome paper […]