Textile Art Symposium

Textile Art Symposium

An inspiring afternoon was spent on the 4th of April in the service of textile art. Hosted by Svenska Vävakademin in collaboration with Konstfack Textile, a pop-up exhibition was created at Konstfack featuring Ulla Parkdal, Josefin Gäfvert, Petter Hellsing, Miriam Parkman, Linnea Blomgren and many, many more. Talks were given by Helena Hernmarck, Ingeborg Skaar, Lennart Nilsson to name just a few, covering many interesting topics like how to succeed for over 50 years as an international textile artist focused on monumental works, to how to ...

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Weavers in the West

Weavers in the West

Weavers in the West is a cultural heritage project by Marcia Harvey Isaksson, developed and presented within Slöjd Stockholm’s residency programme “Plats för det handgjorda” (Space for the hand-made) and within the scope of the on-going dialogue exhibition “Ongoing Africa” at the Museum of Ethnography in Stockholm. Slöjd Stockholms residency programme is made possible by funding from the Swedish Arts Council, the Commission for Handicrafts and Stockholm County Council. The project took place between August and November 2018.

Photographer: Hung Jungjiea

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