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SUPER NATURAL / VIEWPOINT COLOUR Nº 5

SUPER NATURAL / VIEWPOINT COLOUR Nº 5

“A new generation of innovative materials is blurring the boundaries between science, tech and nature, repurposing nature’s talents to create substances that integrate circularity and exploit the organic “waste” or by-products produced by farming practices and natural ecologies. Innovative processes are employed in the treatment of natural materials in order to stretch their aplication potential....
EMBRACING AGEING / TEXTILE VIEW MAGAZINE Nº124

EMBRACING AGEING / TEXTILE VIEW MAGAZINE Nº124

“IN AWE OF AGEING Wherever you look in front of you and around you, you see the past. Things made and done in the past. Like the ancient Greek already said, the future is behind us. No matter your age, no matter if we run or stand still, the future is catching up on us...
MANUAL DE TEJIDOS - LAS MUESTRAS

MANUAL DE TEJIDOS – LAS MUESTRAS

  Como complemento al Manual de Tejidos, de Mª Carmen López Soler, se encuentra  en la biblioteca  Las  Muestras. En este manual podéis ver muestras reales de un gran número de tejidos y conocer su textura, forma de confección y tacto, lo que os resultará de gran ayuda para aquellos/as que os dedicáis al diseño...
THE COLOUR OF POMEGRANATES / SELVEDGE Nº85

THE COLOUR OF POMEGRANATES / SELVEDGE Nº85

Textile hunting in the Caucasus “Flanked by the Black and Caspian Seas, hemmed by Russia, Turkey and Iran, the Caucasus is one of the most culturally complex and fascinating regions on Earth. Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan -collectively the Trans-Caucasus countries- are each ethnically, socially and religiously distinct with common threads of a shared heritage. A...
VEGAN REVOLT / VIEWPOINT Nº 42

VEGAN REVOLT / VIEWPOINT Nº 42

“For many vegans who where raised as meat-eaters, the process of giving up bacon sandwiches,ice cream,, fried chicken wings, mac´n´cheese, gourmet burguers and cheesy garlic bread is no easy feat.” El número de personas que se suman a la corriente alimenticia vegana crece de día en día. Estas personas no lo tienen  fácil a la...
MAKING HER PRESENCE FELT / SELVEDGE SEPTIEMBRE 2018

MAKING HER PRESENCE FELT / SELVEDGE SEPTIEMBRE 2018

    “Claudy Jongstra´s work is bold, intense, radical and thoughtful, rather like the woman herself. Her carefully  coloured, felted pieces,  grace the walls of leading institutions as well as private homes, restaurants and hospitals” El diseño textil proporciona aplicaciones diversas  no solo en el ámbito de la indumentaria, sino en su utilización en otros...