Conference

Circular Transitions Conference

TFRC and TED

Circular Transitions – Mistra Future Fashion Conference on Textile Design and the Circular Economy
23–24 November 2016
Chelsea College of Arts & Tate Britain, London (more…)

Workshop

Roberto Verganti Design-driven Innovation Workshop

TFRC and TED

Just before the Christmas break Aalto Arts hosted a workshop with the renowned Design Innovation Professor at Politecnico di Milano, Roberto Verganti.
The workshop looked at how ‘innovation of meaning’ is used by designers to create products that people really want, such as the Nintendo Wii or the iPhone, bringing huge commercial success. (more…)

Research

Trash-2-Cash: Utilising zero-value waste textiles and fibres with design-driven technologies to create high quality products

TED

20th October 2015

TED have been busy over the summer kicking off Trash-2-Cash, our new EU funded research project. Professor Rebecca Earley and Dr Kate Goldsworthy are collaborating with eighteen partners from nine European countries, and together they aim to design high-quality products from zero-value waste textiles and fibres via design driven technologies. (more…)