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December 28th, 2011 to January 02nd, 2012

8th International Shibori Symposium 2011: Hong Kong

8th International Shibori Symposium 2011: Hong Kong - 28 December 2011- 2 January 2012

“Technology Shaped By Creativity”

Presented by the World Shibori Network & Hong Kong Polytechnic University

in collaboration with Hong Kong Design Institute

Tours offered pre- and post-conference

Our Aim

Through this international gathering, we aim to encourage the study, practice and innovation of shibori and other similar textile art forms.

This Year, we consider the possibilities of design through applications of technology, including scientific analysis of traditional processes - TECHNOLOGY SHAPED BY CREATIVITY

 

 

Symposium events are organized into five areas of focus:

 

  • art and fashion
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  • animal ‘fiber’
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  • metallics
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  • polymer tannins
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  • tradition

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