Conference

Circular Transitions Conference

TFRC and TED

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Circular Transitions Conference

Tate Britain & Chelsea College of Arts 23rd-24th November
The Circular Transitions Conference will be the first ever global event looking at designing fashion textiles for the circular economy. Textile Futures Research Centre (TFRC) at University of the Arts London (UAL) will be bringing together world leading academics and industry experts in the field to imagine a future where materials are designed, produced, used and disposed of in radical new ways. A full programme of 4 high profile keynotes speakers, 35 papers and 40 exhibitors will be making this happen at the Tate Britain on 23rd November 2016 and Chelsea on 24th November 2016.

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Event

MILL6 Foundation Fall Program ‘TECHSTYLE Series 1.0

Anne Marr

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MILL6 Foundation Fall Program
‘TECHSTYLE Series 1.0: Ariadne’s Thread’
November 18 – December 11,  2016

MILL6 is delighted to announce ‘TECHSTYLE Series’, a unique multi-layered program consisting of exhibitions, discussion forums, broadcasts and archiving activities that intends to exchange knowledge, ideas and techniques regarding various issues surrounding textiles today.  (more…)

Salon

TED Associate Researcher to Speak at TEDxSydneySalons

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TED Associate Researcher Clara Vuletich will speak at the first session of TEDxSydneySalons next week. This new series of intimate events will be held across the year, combining talks, films, music and more. (more…)

Open Call

Enabling Research to Change

TFRC and TED

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Open callEnabling Research to Change

Our Swedish project partner Mistra Future Fashion has opened up a new funding opportunity;  Enabling Research to Change. It’s a call for new ideas that contribute to a systemic change of the fashion industry, making it circular and more sustainable. 60, 000 are offered to support new ideas for enabling research to change. (more…)

Exhibition

Textile Talent Exhibition

Anne Marr

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Save the Date: Textile Talent Exhibition

BA Textile Design at Central Saint Martins has been invited by highly acclaimed trend forecaster Li Edelkoort to participate in the New York Textile Month later this summer. (more…)

Exhibition

Experiencing Change/ Changing Experience Exhibition

Bridget Harvey

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Bridget Harvey, TED PhD researcher, is exhibiting in Experiencing Change/ Changing Experience at ONCA Gallery, Brighton between 27 July – 5 August. Her piece, the Spelman Cups (2016) explores Elizabeth Spelman’s definitions of non-repairers and our complex relationship to repair. (more…)

Symposium

Symposium: What is Urban Fabric?

Anne Marr

Urban Fabric

Urban Fabric, is a new research community led by a high calibre of researchers and academics based at Central Saint Martins as part of the UAL Textiles Futures Research Centre. UFab offers sustainable and innovative textile solutions to transform urban environments and their impact on daily life.  (more…)

Conference

Summer Institute at FIT

Prof. Becky Earley

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Prof. Becky Earley will be a guest speaker at this year’s Summer Institute at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. Becky’s talk ‘Designing for Circular Textile Speed’ will be accompanied by ‘Circular Speeds’ workshop. (more…)

Event

Central Saint Martins Degree Shows 2016 – Show Two

TFRC and TED

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22 – 26 June 2016

Courses:
Jewellery and Textiles: BA Jewellery Design, BA Textile Design, MA Material Futures (more…)