Shifting Landscapes and Mending

Posted on April 21, 2017

Exhibition review of two shows at form & concept, 435 S Guadalupe St., Santa Fe, NM 87501 (This review will appear in the Spring/Summer issue of the TSA members newsletter, coming soon to TSA members, join now to be sure to get link to the full newsletter.) By Alice Zrebiec, a curatorial consultant based in Santa […]

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Posted on October 27, 2015

Berkeley, CA—The Textile Society of America is pleased to announce that Ralph Isaacs is the recipient of the 2014 R.L. Shep Ethnic Textiles Book Award for his book titled Sazigyo, Burmese Manuscript Binding Tapes: Woven Miniatures of Buddhist Art, published by Silkworm Books of Chiang Mai, Thailand. This book is a celebration of a craft, […]

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Ann Hamilton awarded National Medal of Arts

Posted on September 5, 2015

One of the 2014 Textile Society of America Symposium Planery Speaker’s, Ann Hamilton will be awarded the National Medal of Arts on Thursday September 10th.  Hamilton was cited for work that “demonstrates the importance of experiencing the arts first-hand in the digital age.” Watch her lecture at the 2014 Symposium – New Directions: Examining the Past, Creating the […]

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R.L. Shep Ethnic Textile Book Award: 2014 Nominees

Posted on April 21, 2015

Nominations for the 2014 R.L. Shep Ethnic Textile Book Award are in and what an exciting list of works it includes! The annual Shep Book Award, recognizes the best book in the field of ethnic textile studies and awards a cash prize funded by an endowment established by R.L. Shep in 2000. The fifteen 2014 […]

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12th Brandford/Elliott Awardee Announced

Posted on October 30, 2014

Andrea Donnelly Honored with 12th Brandford/Elliott Award at Textile Symposium The Textile Society of America convened for its 14th Biennial Symposium in Los Angeles, Sept. 10-14, 2014. At the closing awards banquet, artist Andrea Donnelly of Richmond, VA was announced as the 2014 Brandford/Elliott awardee. The Brandford/Elliott Award honors the lives and work of Joanne […]

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