Event

TFRC in Estonia Tallinn

TFRC

Particiapnts at Inkubaator Tallinn event 'Ring Road'

TFRC PhD students Jen Ballie and Elena Brebenel represented the research centre in Tallinn, Estonia taking part in ‘Ring Road’ an event organised by Incubator Tallinn  supported by the British Council Estonia. (more…)

Student Project

Fashion Revolution Day

TFRC

Clothes line with Who Made your Clothes tickets

Students from MA Textile Design at Chelsea College of Arts will be hosting a fun and interactive event on Fashion Revolution Day – 24th April entitled ‘Who Made Your Clothes?’ in an effort to raise awareness amongst students as to the origins of their clothes and the fashion supply chain. (more…)

Seminar

Zero Waste Fashion & Textile Design

TFRC and TED

Zero-Waste_TED-event_2014

Four world-leading Zero Waste designers held a seminar in the lecture theatre at Chelsea College of Art and Design on 28th of March. The day was introduced by TED Senior Research Fellow Dr Kate Goldsworthy, and was the first event where the designers Julian (more…)

Commission

The Houndstooth Project in Poplar East London

Jo Pierce and Philippa Brock

The Houndstooth Project April 4 2014 A12 wall low res

The Houndstooth Project, a textile and materials design research atelier founded by Textile Futures Research Centre members, Philippa Brock and Jo Pierce recently worked on a commission to promote the Angela Lansbury Film Festival in Poplar, East London. (more…)

Screening

Man in the White Suit Screening and Panel Discussion

Prof. Becky Earley

maninwhitesuit

As one of a series of ‘No More Stuff’ events being staged at Central Saint Martins for Green Week 2014, CSM’s Socially Responsive Design Research Group and Fashion In Film invite you to a public screening of the 1951 Ealing comedy Man in the White Suit.
To be followed by a panel discussion exploring the films themes of dematerialisation, (more…)

MA Textile Futures

Work in Progress Show 2014

Textile Futures

Work in Progress Image

Final year students from MA Textile Futures at Central Saint Martins will be presenting their work as part of the Work in Progress Show (more…)

Workshop

Black Hack

Prof. Becky Earley

becky earley workshop am

The Black Hack workshop, part of the Top 100 project, aimed to deepen TED’s design-led research by revaluing unwanted garments, shifting them from a user’s perception of a ‘bad’ wardrobe item to a ‘good’ one. Participants made their own B.Earley shirts, drawing upon both the experience of the TFRC design researchers and questions from the non- (more…)