Newsletter 2015 Spring

TEXTILE CLOSE UP: INTERNATIONAL FOLK ART MARKET by Dr. Margaret Gbemi Areo

Posted on September 9, 2015

TEXTILE CLOSE UP: INTERNATIONAL FOLK ART MARKET – SANTA FE, JULY, 9 – 12, 2015 The Santa Fe Textile Close Up began on Thursday evening with an interactive session, involving two artists; Danyalal Kudecha from India who specializes in production of handwoven silk and cotton shawls and stoles; and Carmen Maldonado Garcia (Multicolours) from Guatemala, […]

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Letter from Editor by Wendy Weiss

Posted on April 21, 2015

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

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

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

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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