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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Fold Unfold Call for Weavings

Deadline: Monday, May 01 2017
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We are seeking weavers to make overshot coverlets for an exhibition that will open in June, 2017. The coverlet, a wonderfully elaborate example of woven bedding, is lesser-known than the quilt when it comes to Southern material culture. These bed-coverings are often devalued or romanticized rather than recognized as having provided real value to households. […]

Visiting Assistant Professor of Fibers

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The Fibers Program at the University of North Texas invites applications for a one year, full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor in Fibers to begin Fall 2017. Responsibilities: Teach all levels of undergraduate and graduate courses in fibers, with a focus on weaving, knit, and three-dimensional fiber techniques. Faculty is expected […]

Interwoven: Dress That Crosses Borders and Challenges Boundaries

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The Association of Dress Historians (ADH) supports and promotes the study and professional practice of dress and textile history. Please join us for our annual New Research in Dress History Conference, where we host innovative, interdisciplinary, and critical research papers or those that add to or challenge established studies. This year’s conference title and theme […]

Assistant Professor of Textiles, New Technologies

Deadline: Friday, January 06 2017
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Assistant Professor of Textiles, New Technologies (Full-time) Rhode Island School of Design Division of Fine Arts Department of Textiles The Department of Textiles in the Division of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment, at the rank of Assistant Professor, New Technologies, to begin fall 2017. Rhode Island […]

Oak Park Art League Midwest Juried Exhibition: Elevating Nature

Deadline: Friday, March 31 2017
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May 12 – June 2 Open to artists living in the Midwest (IL, IA, IN, MI, MN, MO, OH, WI) “I believe in God, only I spell it NATURE” ~ Frank Lloyd Wright The Chicago suburb of Oak Park is an epicenter for Frank Lloyd Wright architecture, home to the world’s largest concentration of Wright-designed […]