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Energy Nexus photos

27 Dec

Energy Nexus: Interpretations in Fiber 2- and 3-Dimension” and “Energy Nexus: Wearables” have been installed. Grab a sneak peek! (photos) The exhibition opens 28 Dec — artworks are showing at the Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre located in lush Hong Kong Park ; wearables at the Pao Yue-Kong Library, PolyU. 

Check out the exhibition photos on our 8ISS Chinese website

Big thanks to our curators and invited artists for a wonderful exhibition.

Curators for Fiber: Ana Lisa Hedstrom, Debbie Leung, Hiroko Watanabe, Gloria Wong; Associate Curator Garson Guoxiang Yuan

Curators for Wearables: Lydia Tanji, Gloria Wong; Associates Guoxiang Yuan, Sam Lam, Yuki Cheng

For detailed images of each piece and names of artists, go here: shiborihk.tumblr.com


ISS in absentia

8 Dec

The holidays are a tricky time of year to travel for many of us.Unable to attend the ISS?Don’t worry. We listened to your interest in attending so we provided a new option so those in absentia could still enjoy the presentations and information shared during the symposium.

FRIENDS OF THE ISS is a new package option. You’ll receive 4 publications: “Animal Fibers” exhibition catalogue; “New Beat” / “Energy Nexus” /” Wearable Art” exhibition catalogue; 8ISS  Proceedings (on memory stick for weight consideration);issue of  Textiles Asia with a featured shibori article; plus printed materials like the program, etc. all in a beautiful conference tote bag. Fee: $200USD

Click here to get yours now!