Invited Fashion Show: Dr Jeanne Tan was invited to showcase her work “ Urban Glow” at the Shishi Fashion Week in Fujian, China on April 20, 2018. The show showcases the newest developments in wearable tech and interactive textiles. The event is jointly organized by China National Textile and Apparel Council, China National Garment Association and China Fashion Association.
The Craft Tech: Hybrid Frameworks for Smart Photonic Materials is a collaborative research project by Institute of Textiles and Clothing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Royal College of Art.
The exhibition is at the Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences from 6th to 11th March 2018.
“Twist” showcased as part of joint artists textile designs at the Junichi Arai’s Textile Anthology Exhibition held at the Innovation Gallery, Jockey Club Innovation Tower, The Hong Polytechnic University from December 2017 to January 2018.
Dr. Jeanne Tan was invited as one of the guest speakers by Royal College of Art to give a lecture of interactive textiles and the relationship between craft and technology with regard to wearable technology.
You can read more details of information of the lecture through the link below.
Invited Exhibition: Torrent showcased at FABI 17th International Exhibition in October 2017. The exhibition was hosted by Korea Fashion Business Association.
Dr. Jeanne Tan’s work “Current” is exhibiting in the juried international exhibition – FIBER ART VIII International Biennial Fiber Arts, held by Sebastopol Centre for the Arts in collaboration with Surface Design Association in the USA. Jurors: Eszter Bornemisza Hungary, Wendy Lugg Australia, and Jason Pollen USA.
Dr. Jeanne Tan was invited by the Asia Society of Basic Design and Art to be showcased as one of their highlighted design practitioners. The exhibition was referred by the members of the Asia Society of Basic Design and Art and comprises of academics, design practitioners and researchers.
Current, Drift, and Flux were exhibited at the Asia Culture Centre, Gwangju, Korea and a gallery talk entitled Interactive Textiles: Crafting with Technology were presented.
Sylvan, our POF textile, wins the “Excellent Award for Textile” in the 6th International FABI Exhibition organized by The Korean Society of Fashion Business in Han Kyungchik Memorial Hall, Soongsil University, Soeul Korea . (28 October – 29 October 2016)
Click HERE for the press release of the event
Moreover, the paper “The challenges of wearable technology from a polymer optical fibre (POFs) textile perspective” wins the “Excellent Thesis Award” at “The New Paradigm of Global fashion Business in ICT Convergence” organized by The Korea Society of Fashion Business 2016 International Conference in Soongsil University, South Korea. (29 October 2016)