Cultural Threads: Transnational Textiles Today


A day-long symposium about contemporary textile practices and multiple cultural influences to mark the launch of Cultural Threads (Bloomsbury: 2015).

Speakers include: Christine Checinkska, Godfired Donkor, Francoise Dupre, Helen Jennings, Toril Johannessen (more…)


Houndstooth Project Launch Workshop

Jo Pierce and Philippa Brock

Studio Houndstooth launches The Houndstooth Project – a serious play, ludic, egalitarian project, which uses the well-recognised, houndstooth textile motif as the starting point for a public engagement making project for everyone and anyone as either individuals or (more…)


UAL Teaching Scholar Award

Anne Marr

We are delighted to announce that four UAL staff members, including TFRC’s Acting Deputy Director Anne Marr, have been presented with the prestigious title of UAL Teaching Scholar. This new award is for academic and support staff who demonstrate (more…)


The Department of Repair

Bridget Harvey

As part of her PhD research, Bridget Harvey has co-curated The Department of Repair at the Camberwell Space . This is a 2 part project involving 3 weeks of workshops and exhibition, followed by 3 weeks of exhibition which will include (more…)


Work in Progress 2015


MA Material Futures private view of the Postgraduate Work in Progress Show takes place on Tuesday 13th of January. It will be open to the public from Wednesday 14th of January. This is a great opportunity to meet and talk to the designers who will share (more…)