Textile Design
 

Student Break | Michal Fierstein | Woven Dreams | March 7.13

A collaboration between a huge company (aka Ikea) and one of the most exciting design departments in Israel (aka Shenkar’s Textile Design Department) can only mean heaven on earth! The 4th year students had to design “a big change at a small price” to make better everyday life for as many people around …

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Lee Coren | A Pattern of a City | September 19.12

I’m not really sure where I first bumped into Lee Coren’s beautiful scarves, but as I can feel the autumn breeze starting, it’s time to start thinking about expending my scarf collection (hope the Mr. won’t read this specific line!). Lee’s Exformation – Local Environment project, and her adaptation to local icons in …

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Student Break | Shira Galon | Blue Horizon | September 11.12

I don’t understand much about fashion but if there is something I can appreciate is the mad talent these young designers hold within them! Shira Galon and her “Flat Nature” collection, was and still is one of those designers, who made me miss a beat. She wanted to explore the dialogue between form, …

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Student Break | Natalie Walker | Textile Talk | August 23.12

At first, it wasn’t easy to look at Natalie Walker’s “Me as a Line” textiles. There was something disturbing and dark that scared me, but once I conquered my fear, I was mesmerized by the beautiful prints and colors. Natalie began her process by trying to imitate organic materials such as wood and …

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2012 . Shenkar’s Graduate Show | Fabric Nation | June 14.12

Today was a good day! The 2012 Graduate Shows began with Shenkar College‘s Textile Design Department “Going Fabric” exhibition. Thanks to a special someone (thank you, Noa!), I got a private VIP tour by the super sweet and extra talented Maya Haimovich. I enjoyed the behind the scenes look and I can honestly …

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