Reports

Digital Jacquard-Prototyping-Loom TC2

The TC2 – a digital Jacquard-Prototyping-Loom is the cutting-edge innovation of Digital Weaving Norway with Vibeke Vestby ahead. The Design is directly imported from the draft and the digital drafting software onto the loom and woven by hand. Impressions from the TC2-Workshop mit Vibeke Vestby in Hoenefoss/Norway … Continue reading Digital Jacquard-Prototyping-Loom TC2

Fondazione Lisio silkmill Florence

The art of jacquard weaving

The art of jacquard weaving is the profession of the silk weaving mill Fondazione Lisio in Florence. A more than 100 year old institution for production of brokat, verlvet and other handwoven jacquards and an international production- and schooling place.

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The seamless shirt

Entitled “Fabric for (hi)story” the Weavermuseum Steinhude showed an exibition in cooperation with the University of Hannover. All about the 1728 in Steinhude woven seamless shirt, that is till nowadays technical highly ambitious to weave, the exibition attends to the bimillenary historical phenomenon of seamlessness in the art of weaving, a textile ideal simular to the squaring the circle or the the perpetual motion machine. Continue reading The seamless shirt

Final colloquium of Shuttle-Course Kunstuniversity Linz

With a final colloquium with textile artist Lea cook/USA and Ismini Samanidou/Great Britain the graduates of the Shuttle-Course of the Kunstuniverstität Linz in Haslach/Austria presented themselves in summer 2014 and got their final certificats.
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Cooperation with the TITV The Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible Materials Thüringen-Vogtland

Due to the development of the jacquard-collection developed an experimental cooperation with the TITV – The Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible Materials Thüringen-Vogtland. Continue reading Cooperation with the TITV The Institute for Special Textiles and Flexible Materials Thüringen-Vogtland