All senses touched when staging a smelly atmosphere

A different presentation, touching all the senses, was recently performed by two doctoral students within the European research network ArcInTexETN. The doctoral students Jyoti Kapur, placed at the Swedish School of Textiles, University of Borås, Sweden, and Justė Pečiulytė, placed at the Vilnius Academy of Arts, made a collaborative entry, bridging distinctive viewpoints from their…

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Playing with smells

CROSSOVER BORÅS 2017, the 18th conference of the European Textile Network, ETN, took place on 12-19 September. The conference aimed to present a global perspective on the different textile practices and their interactions – with a special focus on sustainable creativity and innovation in Textile Art&Design. One of the many workshops during the conference week…

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Making Everyday Futures

Troy had the unique opportunity to work with Dr. Jacqueline Naismith of the College of Creative Arts Toi Rauwharang. Together we made space suits imagining what a public park in space might be like.  The resulting publication is available at http://wp.lancs.ac.uk/everydayfutures/resources/artefact-blogs/6/  and reprinted here: Zero G° Choreographies Troy Nachtigall, Department of Industrial Design, Wearable Senses Lab, TU Eindhoven…

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MoOD and Indigo Brussels

Smart Textiles Design Lab is presenting the ongoing research in smart textiles design which is conducted at the Swedish School of Textiles and within the ArcintexETN project at MoOD and Indigo Brussels 2017. The research projects exhibited will showcase advancement in textile techniques; explorations in new materials, e.g., thermochromics, kinetic yarns, living/growing textiles and 3D…

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Interior performance – workshop at ArtVilnius17′

Juste Peciulyte (ESR9) directed two workshop-performance sessions named ‘Interior performance’ at ARTVILNIUS 17′  International Contemporary Art Fair (June 8 – June 11, 2017). As a part of her research methodology she has been setting ‘staging sessions’ in diverse contexts and circumstances. This time during ARTVILNIUS17′, under Malunu 5  (exhibition space at Vilnius Academy of Arts) educational programme…

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Colloquium in Berlin

ArcInTexETN researchers Ramyah Gowrishankar (Design Research Lab) and Iva Rešetar (Digital and Experimental Design) participated in 3rd Colloquium for doctoral candidates at Berlin University of the Arts. The event, hosted by BAS and Design Transfer, gave us an opportunity to present ongoing research projects and engage in the public discussion in a cross-disciplinary setting. We…

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