PLUSTEX

PLUSTEX

Policy Learning to Unlock Skills in the Textile Sector

Workshop for regional Universities and stakeholders

By Clio Padovani |

            27th February, University of Southampton, 3 to 4.30 pm Building 28, Business School Deanery, Room 2049, Highfield campus To publicise the successful outcomes of the EU funded Interreg IVC PLUSTEX project, the team from the University of Southampton (Winchester School of Art) is holding a workshop  to explore collaborative […]

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PLUSTEX Workshop at WSA- 28/11/2013

By Clio Padovani |

On Thursday 28th November 2013, the Plustex team at Winchester School of Art hosted a round table discussion  focused on the theme of fostering eco innovation and social responsibility in the sector. The cultural and creative industries are in a strategic position to promote smart, sustainable and inclusive growth and to contribute to economic and social transformation […]

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PLUSTEX at Making Futures Conference, Plymouth

By Clio Padovani |

The PLUSTEX project will be disseminated at Making Futures 3, at Plymouth College of Art, is a peer reviewed conference exploring the interfaces between craft knowledge and design with a focus on new opportunities for social innovation and sustainable practice. From their website:  The aims of Making Futures are to investigate contemporary craft as a ‘change agent’ within […]

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Knitting 1914-2014: Making Connections

By Clio Padovani |

The Knitting Reference Library, which comprises the printed collections of Richard Rutt, Montse Stanley and Jane Waller, brings together books, exhibition catalogues, knitting patterns and booklets, journals and magazines. To celebrate the centenary of WW1, The School of Art, Knitting Refrence Library and the Special Collections have developed an exhibition to draw attention to the […]

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