Opportunities

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.

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Fiber  Forward – The Art of Knit and Crochet

Deadline: Thursday, February 15 2018
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A juried exhibition celebrating the media of knitting and crochet produced by the Artisans of Knit and Crochet. LOCATION Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival David Lawrence Convention Center, 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Dates: April 6 – 8, 2018 As a knit and/or crochet artisan you are invited to submit your work for a […]

Textile R&D Assistant

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Mercado Global seeks a bilingual Textile Research & Design Assistant with astute skills in weaving design, a passion for quality handcraft, and an ability to work across cultures. This is a full-time role with one-year minimum commitment. Roles + Responsibilities: – Support Creative Director in carrying out design of seasonal accessory collections and homegoods collection […]

Gendered Threads of Globalization: 20th Century Textile Crossings in Asia-Pacific and Canada

Deadline: Wednesday, February 14 2018
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Gendered Threads of Globalization: 20th Century Textile Crossings in Asia-Pacific and Canada (GToG) brings junior and senior scholars of various disciplines together with artists and other professionals for a timely, critical dialogue on intersections of gender, labor, and tradition in Asian-Pacific textile industries throughout the long twentieth century. GToG considers women’s shifting roles in textile […]

Artist/Designer-in-Residence: Creative Practice in Critical Race Studies (Two Positions)

Deadline: Tuesday, January 30 2018
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Assistant/Associate Professor Posting #481462 Position Summary Artist/Designer-in-Residence: Creative Practice in Critical Race Studies (Two Positions) Michigan State University’s Department of Art, Art History, and Design (AAHD) seeks applicants for two nine-month residency positions for artists/designers, one in Studio Art and the other in Design (Apparel/Textile/Graphic), who engage critically with issues of race through creative practice. […]

Award for Distinguished Research in the Applied Arts 2018 – funded by Ms. Claudia Oetker

Deadline: Thursday, March 15 2018
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The Association of Friends of the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, Munich (CONIVNCTA FLORESCIT), offers an annual award for distinguished research in the field of applied arts. The purpose of this award is to encourage younger scholars to address neglected topics and to bring the results of their work to the attention of a broader public. Consideration […]