8th Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art

MADRID September 17th to November 3rd, 2019

 

“The Sustainable City”

Textile Art as an integrating element.

About the 8th Biennial

The Sustainable City

BIENNIAL GOALS

Solidarity Ties

Strengthen solidarity ties among artists from all over the world and the local

Creative Sensitivity

Create a sensitive audience toward this cultural and artistic

The WTA Experience

Provide an experiential event—one of a kind in the Americas bringing together creators and their artworks of textile art with the public

Textile Art Promotion

Strengthen, encourage, and promote artistic manifestation of contemporary textiles at local, national, and international

One of the Largest Contemporary Textile Art Events in the World

Artists from 75 nationalities. Seminars, workshops, and cultural events. Participate with some of the best artists in the world of textile art.

Venues

  • LARGE FORMAT TEXTILE ART
  • VIDEO ART
  • LARGE FORMAT TEXTILE ART
  • TEXTILE ART SMALL FORMAT
  • TEXTILE PHOTOGRAPHY

INTERNATIONAL CALLSubmit Your Registration Today

DATES BIENNIAL CALENDAR
March 24/2019 Deadline for sending in the registration form, artwork photos, and proof of payment
May 24/2019  

Publication of selected artworks by the Jury

July 28/2019  

Deadline for reception of selected artworks

September 17/2019  

Inauguration 8th WTA Biennial

November 3/2019  

Closure 8th WTA Biennial

2020  

Return of artworks

General InformationRegister
DATES BIENNIAL CALENDAR
March 24/2019 Deadline for sending in the registration form, artwork photos, and proof of payment
May 24/2019  

Publication of selected artworks by the Jury

July 28/2019  

Deadline for reception of selected artworks

September 17/2019  

Inauguration 8th WTA Biennial

November 3/2019  

Closure 8th WTA Biennial

2020  

Return of artworks

General InformationRegister
DATES BIENNIAL CALENDAR
March 24/2019 Deadline for sending in the registration form, artwork photos, and proof of payment
May 24/2019  

Publication of selected artworks by the Jury

July 28/2019  

Deadline for reception of selected artworks

September 17/2019  

Inauguration 8th WTA Biennial

November 3/2019  

Closure 8th WTA Biennial

2020  

Return of artworks

General InformationRegister
DATES BIENNIAL CALENDAR
March 24/2019 Deadline for sending in the registration form, artwork photos, and proof of payment
May 24/2019  

Publication of selected artworks by the Jury

July 28/2019  

Deadline for reception of selected artworks

September 17/2019  

Inauguration 8th WTA Biennial

November 3/2019  

Closure 8th WTA Biennial

2020  

Return of artworks

General InformationRegister
DATES BIENNIAL CALENDAR
March 24/2019 Deadline for sending in the registration form, artwork photos, and proof of payment
May 24/2019  

Publication of selected artworks by the Jury

July 28/2019  

Deadline for reception of selected artworks

September 17/2019  

Inauguration 8th WTA Biennial

November 3/2019  

Closure 8th WTA Biennial

2020  

Return of artworks

General InformationRegister

TEXTILE ART IS MORE THAN A SIMPLE EXPRESSION

World Textile Art’s greatest achievement, is providing talented artists with the opportunity to exhibit their work, and share it with the rest of the world at high-level events.

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Madrid 2019 News

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Spain Announces 8th Biennial for 2019

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