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Forty Year Flashback: Winter 1992

November 6, 2017 9:00 am

This month’s Forty Year Flashback comes to us from the Winter 1992 edition of Surface Design Journal entitled, “The Computer Age” with the article “Dangerous Love: The Machine, Society, and Art” by Wayne Draznin. It is interesting to see how technology (and our relationship to it) has changed so much over the past couple decades,

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Forty Year Flashback: Winter 1999

October 2, 2017 9:00 am

This week’s Forty Year Flashback comes to us from the Winter 1999 Surface Design Journal “NEW New Tools” with the article “Illuminating Vision: Materials and Meaning in the Work of Olga de Amaral” by Twylene Moyer.

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Outstanding Student Award Winners (Part II of III)

July 26, 2017 9:00 am

Our second gallery of SDA’s Outstanding Students Award Winners is just as amazing as last week’s, and features innovation within the field of fibers and textiles. Nominated by the chair of their department, all winners receive a certificate as well as a one-year membership to the Surface Design Association. For more information on the Outstanding

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Forty Year Flashback: Summer 1999

June 26, 2017 9:00 am

This week’s Forty Year Flashback comes to us from the Summer 1999 Journal “Looking Back” with the article “The Great Weaver of Eternity: Dynamic Symmetry and Utopian Ideology in the Woven and Written Work of Mary Crovatt Hambidge” by Virginia Gardner Troy.

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Forty Year Flashback: Summer 2002

May 29, 2017 9:00 am

Our lovely Memorial Day Forty Year Flashback comes to us from the Summer 2002 issue, “25th Anniversary Issue” with the article “Surface Design: Looking at a Quarter of a Century, an Interview with Jason Pollen, President of SDA” by Patricia Malarcher.

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