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IT CONCLUDES WITH THE EXPERIENCE IN BORAS, THE CREATEX CREATIVE RESIDENCE CYCLE

Scheduled from 9 to 13 September at Boras in Sweden, the Creative Residency coordinated by Nordiska Textilaakademin and reserved to the three Portuguese designers selected by the Municipality of Santo Tirso. Starting from the Textile Fashion Center, headquarters of these 4 intense days, it includes a full agenda of meetings and workshops with designers, creatives […]

THE CREATEX RESIDENCY CYCLE

The Createx creative residency cycle is taking place in these summer months, from June to September, involving all territories belonging to Project partnership. The residences have been designed as a unique experience of in-depth study of the European T&C sector as well as an occasion of exchange of experiences for the 15 young creatives under […]

MEETING IN BORAS, THREE DAYS OF TEXTILE, FASHION AND CREATIVITY

The city of Boras in Sweden will be the host location for the next technical meeting of the Createx project partnership next 20-22 May, Main topic of the meeting coordinated by local partner Nordiska Textilaakedemin will be the update on the Call for the selection of young designers who will take part in the cycle […]

ARE YOU A YOUNG DESIGNER? APPLY TO CREATEX OPEN CALLS

The five Calls to select the winners of Createx residencies are available on this page. The selected designers will take part to the Createx creative residencies program, organized in the countries involved in the project and scheduled between July and August 2019 and individually coordinated by each partner (Prato, Italy – Boras, Sweden – Gironella, […]

THE CALL TO SELECT YOUNG DESIGNERS ARE NOW OPEN!

The Call for the awarding of grants for designers under 30 who will take part in the creative residences of Createx project are now open! The fist partners which launched the call are Nordiska Textiakademin of Boras in Sweden and Textile Museum of Prato in Italy.  The Swedish call is open until April 23 while the Italian call will end […]

New technical meeting in Santo Tirso (Portugal) | 26 – 27 February 2019

Next technical partners meeting will be held in Santo Tirso (Portugal) on next 26th February 2019. Hosted by project partner Municipality of Santo Tirso, the two days meeting will be organized at Santo Thyrso Factory, which was one of the most emblematic factories of the Ave Valley since the beginning of 20Th century, the heart […]

Createx Project partners meeting in Gironella (Spain) | 16 – 17 January 2019

On 16th and 17th January, the city of Gironella hosted Createx Project second partners meeting. Organized by Ajuntament de Gironella the meeting has been very useful to develop the program of activities to be carried out in the coming months.We talked about how textile and fashion archives can serve as valuable sources of inspiration for […]

PROJECT CREATEX JOINS THE EUROPEAN YEAR OF CULTURAL HERITAGE (EYCH)

The European Commission’s Cultural Agency recently approved Textile Heritage Inspiring Creatives Project (Createx) presented by the Prato Textile Museum Foundation in November 2017 as part of the tender for the Creative Europe programme and, in particular, in response to the 35/2017 call for proposals for cooperation project financing has been also related to the European […]

FIRST “RAISE AWARENESS” WORKSHOP ON TEXTILE HERITAGE WILL BE HELD IN LODZ (POLAND)

 Next November 21st it will be held in Lodz the first workshop organized to promote the role of cultural (textile) heritage for creative industries and to raise awareness on textile archive preservation that will involve creative students, artists, designers and professionals together with the support to artistic re-use of the heritage preserved. The workshop will […]