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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Mexican Textiles Instructional Artist Residencies Summer/Fall 2017: Weaving, Embroidery, or Tapestry – Arquetopia Oaxaca (Mexico)

Deadline: Sunday, April 02 2017
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Deadline: Apply Now through Sunday, April 2, 2017 With master instruction, learn to create traditional Mexican Textiles (back-strap weaving, embroidery, or tapestry) in the countryside of Oaxaca, southern Mexico. Extendable 3- or 4-week sessions during Summer or Fall 2017. Spaces are limited. Our committee processes all residency applications when they are received vs. after the […]

The Material Culture of Art

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New Book Series, Bloomsbury Academic Series Editor:  Michael Yonan, University of Missouri  The Material Culture of Art is devoted to scholarship that brings art history into dialogue with interdisciplinary material culture studies.  The material components of an object – its medium and physicality – are key to understanding its cultural significance.  Material culture has stretched the […]

Volunteer Newsletter Layout Designer

The Textile Society of America seeks a volunteer Newsletter Layout Designer to prepare our semi-annual PDF newsletter for publication. The Newsletter Layout Designer will work with Publications Chair, copy editor and staff to compile, format and lay out a pdf document that averages around 35 pages and includes announcements of TSA sponsored programs, scholarships, and awards; provides […]

Peripheral ARTeries, International Call for Artists, Biennial Edition 2017

Deadline: Thursday, May 25 2017
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Peripheral ARTeries is looking for artists to be featured in the new special Biennial Edition of their art publication, that comes to its 8th edition. This opportunity is great for both established and early career artists who need a boost to their artist portfolio. Accordingly, worldwide artists at any career-stage can submit their works. Peripheral […]

The Nancy B. Putnam Curator of Fashion and Textiles

Deadline: Monday, April 03 2017
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Peabody Essex Museum Salem, MA The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) seeks a curatorial leader with deep experience in historical, modern and contemporary fashion and textiles and a track record of developing engaging exhibitions. The successful candidate will be active in fashion circles, well-versed in current developments, and adept at teasing out connections between fashion, creativity, […]