New York Textile Month to showcase ‘Talent’ exhibition

The New School and Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum will be launching New York Textile Month with an exhibition called ‘Talent’, exhibiting design students’ creations. The students will come from varying schools including Parsons School of Design, Central Saint Martins, Kent State University, the Royal College of Art, the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Politecnico di Bari, Philadelphia University and Pratt Institute. Housed in two colonial buildings, the pop-up exhibition will be open to the public from September 1, 2016 until September 18, 2016.

New York Textile Month will showcase through a continuous 30-day event, various exhibitions, shows and workshops with the aim of putting emphasis on the textile industry and the creativity it brings.