Curating Textiles Today

Curating Textiles Today is an online roundtable session on the challenges and innovations in textile curation among curators who have been working on textiles in art and cultural institutions in Europe and Hong Kong. In this discussion, curators will explore possibilities of textile curation in relation to collection, heritage, contemporary art and design.

Moderator:

Jessica Hemmings, Professor of Craft, University of Gothenburg and Editor of The Textile Reader (Bloomsbury, 2012 & 2023)

Speakers:

Sjouk Hoitsma, Curator, TextielMuseum, Tilburg
Marta Kowalewska, Chief Curator, The Central Museum of Textiles in Lódz
Takahashi Mizuki, Executive Director and Chief Curator, CHAT (Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textile), Hong Kong
Alessandra Tempesti, Curator, Lottozero, Prato

CHAT Website (with Zoom Registration link)
https://www.mill6chat.org/event/curating-textiles-today/