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TALKING TEXTILES SEMINAR

  • TISHMAN AUDITORIUM @ PARSONS 63 5th Ave New York, NY, 10003 United States (map)

AN INSPIRING & EDUCATIONAL HALF-DAY SEMINAR TO TALK ABOUT TEXTILES:

TRENDS, FABRICS, YARNS & TECHNIQUES FOR THE COMING SEASONS

hosted by Li Edelkoort & Philip Fimmano

 

PROGRAM

1pm Registration / doors open

1:15pm Welcome by Li Edelkoort & Philip Fimmano

1:25pm TEXTILES 101 - an introduction to defining quality textiles by Patrice George, Textile Development and Marketing, Fashion Institute of Technology

2:05pm JACQUARDS 101 - a look at the heritage & technical possibilities of jacquards by Andrea Favaretto Rubelli, RUBELLI

2:45pm TOUCH BREAK - attendees will be able to touch textile samples onsite

3pm WOOL 101 - the natural fiber's processing and innovation in areas from fashion to activewear will be explored by Angela Domsitz, Woolmark

3:40pm STUDIO 101 - the basics of the hand-loom studio introduced
by Owyn Ruck, Textile Arts Center

4:20pm EMOTION 101 - "The Fabrics of Life” audiovisual presentation
by Li Edelkoort

4:50pm 2015 DOROTHY WAXMAN TEXTILE DESIGN PRIZE ANNOUNCEMENT

5pm approximate end

Purchase tickets here or download registration form here