Latin American textile treasures are as diverse as the region itself, from traditional backstrap weaving and basketry to contemporary embroidery and performance art.
Tackle the timely but often touchy subject of gender from over a dozen different textile/fiber perspectives from fashion and photography to weaving and soft sculpture.
Explore fascinating visions of textile art inspired by science along with new advances in the growing fields of material science and eTextiles.
Sample the exceptional speakers & artists planned for in•ter•face, 17th Int’l Surface Design Association Conference in San Antonio, TX, June 6–9, 2013.
Explore today’s interior spaces from textilicious chairs & wall paper to fabulous fair trade carpets & awe-inspiring installation art.
Evocative hand embroideries made with found objects from vintage photographs and garments to medical X-rays and cast-off cardboard signs.
Gorgeous garment-inspired sculptures and cutting-edge fashions made from fresh flowers, handmade paper, cast glass, and discarded clothing.
New forms in basketry, glass, found object assemblage, encaustic, performance art & high-tech wearable art.