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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Office Assistant, Textile Arts Council

Deadline: Thursday, July 14 2016
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The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are seeking an Office Assistant, Textile Arts Council. This position provides clerical support for the day-to-day operations of the Textile Arts Council (TAC), a Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) member support group. See http://famsf.snaphire.com/ for more details. Deadline: July 14th, 2016

The Costume Society of America’s 43rd Annual Meeting and Symposium

Deadline: Friday, October 14 2016
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May 31—June 4, 2017 Westin Portland Harborview | Portland, Maine Call for Papers: Oral/Design Research, Panels/Discussion Sessions, Virtual Exhibition Tours, Research (including Design) Exhibits Deadline: October 14, 2016 Contact: Jessica Urick at jurick@risd.edu Click here for more information. Call for Submissions: Juried Creative Design Exhibition Deadline: October 14, 2016 Contact: Susan Hannel via email at […]

2017 Rijswijk Textile Biennial

Deadline: Wednesday, August 31 2016
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The Rijswijk Textile Biennial is an international exhibition of contemporary textile art that is organized every two years in Museum Rijswijk. Artists who would like to participate in the 2017 Rijswijk Textile Biennial are requested to forward their documentation: a CD-ROM or USB stick with high-resolution photographs (capacity of each photo between 2 and 4 […]

New Fibers 2016

Deadline: Wednesday, June 15 2016
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A national juried exhibition (the seventh consecutive), sponsored by FAN (Fiber Arts Network of Michigan), at the University Gallery of Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, featuring contemporary fiber art in a broad range of forms.  Works selected will include textiles rooted in traditional and contemporary approaches to fiber art.  Open to artists working in all […]

Call for Papers: ‘Cloth Cultures: Future Legacies of Dorothy K. Burnham’

Deadline: Thursday, September 15 2016
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To be held during Canada’s 2017 Sesquicentennial celebrations, this international conference will explore the material culture of textiles through the work and legacies of Dorothy K. Burnham (1911-2004), internationally renowned textile scholar and member of the Order of Canada (1985).  Burnham was in the vanguard of the generation of early 20th century curators who made […]