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Featured Object: Golf Magic

Posted on May 12, 2015
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Golf Magic, designed by Brian Connelly (American, 1926 – 1962) for Associated American Artists, printed by Signature Fabrics, ca. 1953. Screen-printed cotton. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2003-23-1, Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. William Goulding. Photo: Matt Flynn Associated American Artists was founded in 1934 by Reeves Lewenthal to connect American artists with the […]

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Letter from Editor by Wendy Weiss

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Dear Readers, In this edition of the newsletter, you will continue to see a few changes to content and formatting. When I was elected to the job of External Relations Director I also took on the role of newsletter editor. Newsletter produc- tion has become a team effort, which starts with TSA members, who contribute […]

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Letter from the President

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Dear Members and Friends, Spring has come at last to Toronto, where we recently held our Board meeting at the Textile Museum of Canada, and I am pleased to update you on some exciting new plans for TSA. Board members and staff have been working to develop and put in place new initiatives, and improve […]

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2016 Symposium Call For Submissions

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Savannah, Georgia, October 19th – 23rd, 2016 Textile Society of America’s 15th Biennial Symposium: Crosscurrents: Land, Labor, and the Port Organized in collaboration with Savannah College of Art and Design. Academic Program Co-Chairs:  Jessica Smith, Professor of Fibers, Savannah College of Art and Design (jrsmith@scad.edu) Susan Falls, Professor of Anthropology, Savannah College of Art and Design […]

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2016 Symposium Call For EXHIBITIONS

Posted on April 21, 2015
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Savannah, Georgia, October 19th – 23rd, 2016 Textile Society of America’s 15th Biennial Symposium Organized in collaboration with Savannah College of Art and Design. Timeline Submission process opens: May 1, 2015 Abstract Submission Deadline: October 1, 2015 Notification of Acceptance to Presenters and 1st round exhibition proposals (via email): December 15, 2015 Deadline for presenters […]

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