IED (European Institute of Design) art director, Giovanni Ottonello, and IED Como coordinator of the First Level Master course in Textiles, Fulvio Alvisi, have been named as jury members of the Textile Design Talents 2022, the fifth edition of the international competition.
This was declared by the Solstudio Textile Group and the Russian Union of Entrepreneurs of Textile and Light Industry. Additionally, with the backing of the Russian Week of Textile and Light Industry, the InterFabric exhibition and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia Minpromtorg.
The competition entails creating a new digital platform for the development of a textile design Print-a-porter, the best projects will be uploaded which will allow textile artists to be seen by professional buyers of textile designs from different industries.
As well, IED Italy will award the first prize winner a summer course in ‘Textile Design: Fashion and Interior.’
Applications for the competition ends on 7 February 2022 and the winner will be announced on 14 March 2022.
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