Elsa Chartin explores the potential for pattern to convey narratives; layering histories, craft traditions and techniques. This project - "Trans-parence/Super-position", examines the reading of three reworked patterns, from the beginning of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Transparency, layers and visual transitions have been sublimated onto among other things, polyester fabric from printing frames.Read more
Fiberspace is a gallery showcasing unique pieces and limited editions of fabulous fiber art and design.
Fiberspace turned 5! To celebrate we will be publishing a brand new book that will, aside from highlighting some the wonderful artists, artisans and designers that have exhibited in the gallery and their artistic oeuvres, also include brand new essays by leading figures within the textile field: Jessica Hemmings, Textile Writer & Professor of Craft and Vice-Prefect of Research HDK, Bella Rune, Artist & Professor of Fine Art, Textiles, Konstfack, Åsa Pärson, Master Weaver and Delia Dumitrescu, Professor & Manager of the Smart Textiles Design Lab, Borås Textilhögskolan. The book has been published with contributions from Stiftelsen Längmanska Kulturfonden and Estrid Ericsons Stiftelse.
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Truncated Icosahedron is an ongoing art project where a giant ball plays the main role. A three-dimensional patchwork, where textile craft meets monumental sculpture, architecture and Archimedean geometry. Fine art print by Inger Bergström and Lotte Nilsson Välimaa. Limited edition of 20. Photographer Mirjam Lagergren. Image size 345 x 510 mm. Delivered framed, signed and numbered. Framed size 460 x 615 mm.Read more
Listen in to the presentation of Emelie Röndahl's artistic research project ”Crying Pixels: a practitioner’s narrative through woven rya – aspects of time in hand made practice” via Zoom on Friday 2/10 between 15-16.30, link below. Please note that this presentation will be in Swedish. Organised by Åsa Norman and Frida Hållander as part of the three day textile conference at Mint Konsthall.Read more
Experience Swedish contemporary crafts during Stockholm Craft Week 1-4 October 2020. For four days, Stockholm and neighbouring Värmdö will be filled with events, seminars and exhibitions. Private and public galleries - including Fiberspace, museums and studios will open their doors to highlight the exceptional and multifaceted art field.Read more
Hannah-Molly Brown and Veronika Muráriková have together created CRAFTSIGHT, an open space where they share their ideas from the position of makers with other artists, writers, devotees, or educators from the field. Tune in to Spotify or Podbean for the episodes.Read more
Earth, Wind, Fire, Water Zoom Session 2: Human-Material Dialogue Within Textile Art and Craft is hosted by the Nordic Network of Crafts Associations and Galleri F 15 & Momentum. In this webinar, we will be exploring human-material dialogue and the agency of textile materials, as well as digging deeper into the trendy term New Materialism – what does this actually mean in a textile craft context? Date 9 September 2020.Read more