Event Calendar

Share your event with Surface Design Association’s international community of 3000 artists, designers, and enthusiasts. The Calendar is home to fiber, textile and design related exhibitions, events, workshops, and artist opportunities. Click here to submit exhibitions, events, workshops, and artist opportunities to the SDA Calendar. Questions? Please email: calendar@surfacedesign.org.

Artists in Residence call for applicants

Deadline: March 18, 2019. The Textile Arts Center’s Artist in Residence (TAC AIR) program equips emerging artists and designers with the resources and skills to better articulate their practices and contribute to their communities through a combination of studio access, rigorous interdisciplinary curriculum, critical dialogue, and mentorship. The culminating group exhibition showcases and promotes residents’ work on a regional and national level through additional catalogue materials.

The 8 artists for Cycle 11 of the AIR program will be selected by a jury of TAC staff and professionals working in different fields of textile arts. Cycle 11 runs from October 2019-June 2020.

TAC AIR Program Provides:

-Individual studio space
-24-hour access to TAC studio and equipment
-Technical classes in techniques including weaving, spinning, machine knitting, and surface design
-Seminars in textile history, modern craft theory, and professional development (e.g. grant writing, art law, material sourcing)
-Critiques and Mentorship with professional designers and fiber artists

Learn more at www.textileartscenter.com/aboutair

Deadline: March 18, 2019
Last day for clarification: March 14th
Application Fee: $25 through March 3rd, $35 March 4th-March 18th
Applications online through SlideRoom: https://tac.slideroom.com/#/permalink/program/41161


Date(s): 10/01/2019 to 06/01/2020


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Textile Arts Center
Brooklyn, New York United States