Fabrications: designing for silk in the eighteenth century One-day conference, 5th March, 2016 Organisers: Prof Lesley Miller (V&A) and Prof Katie Scott (Courtauld Institute) Joubert de la Hiberderie’s Le Dessinateur d’étoffes d’or, d’argent, et de soie (1765) was the first book to be published on textile design in Europe. In preparation for the publication of […]
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.
Call for Submissions for Volume on Teaching Fashion Studies In recent years, courses and course units about fashion studies have become common at many colleges and universities. Fashion studies is a core part of curricula in the disciplines of American Studies, Business, Communication, History, Media Studies, Public History, Sociology, Visual Arts, and Women’s and Gender […]
TSA is seeking a part-time Membership Coordinator. Working with the Executive Director and the Board Membership Committee, the Coordinator is responsible for membership retention and recruitment, including managing the member database; administering renewals and event registrations; increasing communications with and amongst members; coordinating membership benefits; and promoting the work of our members. This individual is […]
Call for Papers Deadline Extended to August 21 Abstracts are solicited describing innovative work on any topic related to the application of textiles to healthcare and medicine. However, the program will be built around the following themes which are of particular interest: 1. Surface modification and characterization of medical textiles 2. Intelligent and sensing materials […]
Registration is Now Open for The Art of Disguise The Southeastern Region of the Costume Society of America Annual Symposium: October 29-October 31, 2015 Held at Old Salem Visitors Center, Winston-Salem, NC The Southeastern Region’s 2015 Annual Meeting and Symposium will be held at Old Salem Visitor’s Center at Historic Old Salem in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The […]