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.

ATA International Student Award: Call for Applications

The American Tapestry Alliance International Student Award is presented annually to a student enrolled in a college fiber program. The judging criteria includes: Excellence in tapestry technique (defined as hand woven, weft-faced fabric using discontinuous weft), An awareness of the textile “language”, and Creativity in imagery. The winner receives a cash prize of $750, a feature story in the ATA newsletter, and a one-year student membership in the ATA.
See the work of the 2020 award recipient Marge Allik (Estonia) at https://americantapestryalliance.org/awards/ata-international-student-award/ata-international-student-award-winners/2020-marge-alik/. Find more information and application requirements at https://americantapestryalliance.org/awards/ata-international-student-award/

Deadline for 2021 award submissions is April 15, 2021.
Pictured: Marge Allik, “Ice II,” 40cm x 40cm, wool & linen. Photo: Signe Milkov.


Date(s): 11/11/2020 to 04/15/2021