10iss opened an international call for entry for the following categories and exhibitions: | 10iss abrira el registro internacional para la entrada a las siguientes categorías y exhibiciones


Exhibition: Contemporary Art of Shibori and Ikat

(closed – final list to be announced)

A collection of exemplary contemporary artworks which demonstrate compression resist techniques, such as shibori and ikat . The aim of this exhibition is to display contemporary works of shibori and ikat by international artists, who both play and rethink tradition and medium. Fee is $15.00 per artwork entry.


Exhibition: Wearable Art of Shibori

(closed – final list to be announced)

A collection of exemplary wearable artworks which demonstrate innovation and interpretation of compression resist techniques. For example, shibori and ikat used to redefine ideas of body adornment, fashion and costume. The aim of this exhibition is to display wearable works by international and Mexican artists, who challenge traditional mediums, designs and applications. Fee is $15.00 per artwork entry. 


Exhibition: New Beat International Student Competition – Wearable Art

Traditional technique combined with modern technology has widely gained appeal with contemporary artists and designers. The New Beat is a design competition hosted by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for the 10th International Shibori Symposium. This competition will feature innovative wearable art, using a wide range of techniques and materials, old and new International design students who are inspired by material manipulation and new technique application with sensitivity to cultural diversity are encouraged to apply.

In addition to 10iss, New Beat artworks will be exhibited at The Fashion Gallery, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong from September 1st – 30th, 2016.

DETAILS HERE


Paper Presentations

(closed – final list to be announced)

Accepted Presenters: For guidelines on how to format your paper and prepare your presentation for the symposium, download the 10iss Presenters Template here.

Paper must pertain to one of the following themes:

  • Compression Resist – Ikat and Shibori | Jaspe y rebozo y amarras
  • Cotton, Silk & Wool | Algodón, seda y lana
  • Natural Dye and Plants | Tintes naturales y plantas
  • Indigenous Textile Traditions | Tradiciones textiles indígenas
  • Contemporary Art, Design and Fashion | Arte contemporáneo, diseño y moda
  • Technology and Industry | Industria y tecnología

DETAILS HERE


Seminar Sessions & Discussion Forums

(closed – jury in session)

Each seminar will be 105 minutes long. Seminar must pertain to one of the following themes:

  • Compression Resist – Ikat and Shibori | Jaspe y rebozo y amarras
  • Cotton, Silk & Wool | Algodón, seda y lana
  • Natural Dye and Plants | Tintes naturales y plantas
  • Indigenous Textile Traditions | Tradiciones textiles indígenas
  • Contemporary Art, Design and Fashion | Arte contemporáneo, diseño y moda
  • Technology and Industry | Industria y tecnología

DETAILS HERE

 

(Image above is artwork of Elsa Chartin, from the 9th ISS, 2014 | La imagen superior exhibe el arte de Elsa Chartin del noveno ISS en el año 2014)