TSA Welcomes New Membership Associate

Posted on July 14, 2014

Dear Members, It is with great enthusiasm that I introduce you to the newest member of the TSA staff. Lauren Hartman joined TSA in June in as Membership Associate. This is a newly created part-time position to provide dedicated support to you, our members. Lauren brings to TSA a love of textiles and experience working […]

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Member News: Artist Gerhardt Knodel opens “Let the Games Begin!” at Wasserman Projects

Posted on July 14, 2014
Gerhardt Knodel; Interlude:  Red, 2012; 68” x 60”
weaving and applique cotton, rayon, linen, dyes, polyester

Shadow Curtain: “Caught in the Act” (Watching), 2012; each panel 120“ x 96” x 4” 
woven polyester, polyester fleece

photo credit:  P.D. Rearick

Gerhardt Knodel is a renowned contemporary textile artist, member of TSA, and a juror for TSA’s New Directions: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Textiles opening at the Craft & Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles, September 13, 2014. Press Release Submitted by Wasserman Projects by Meredith Long; July 14, 2014 Birmingham, MI–Internationally renowned artist and former […]

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Letter from the President: SOME HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM—part 1

Posted on July 10, 2014

MAC ARTHUR FELLOWS SPEAKERS The Symposium is coming up very soon and we are all gearing up for an amazing series of events. Today I wanted to share with you some of the highlights for our plans, and introduce you to a few very special guest speakers. All have been honored as Mac Arthur Fellows, […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Register

Posted on May 28, 2014
syp2014 for web

for the 2014 Biennial Symposium, New Directions: Examining the Past, Creating the Future, in Los Angeles, September 10-14 10. A Beautiful Setting Enjoy warm fall weather amongst the flowers and bamboo groves on the lovely UCLA campus. 9. Good Value for Money In addition to 3 full days of programing, registration includes 1 breakfast, 3 lunches, […]

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Letter from TSA President, Elena Phipps : New Board Roles

Posted on April 9, 2014

Dear Members, There have been a couple of changes to the standing Board of Directors which I would like to share with you. At our March meeting, the Board agreed to establish a new position of International Advisor to the Board. We also agreed to appoint Dominique Cardon to that position.  As a very active […]

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