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Call for Artists and Designers for Contextile at Spartanburg Art Museum

The Spartanburg Art Museum is seeking fashion designers, jewelry artists, wearables artists, and textile & fiber artists to submit 3-5 images of their original work for consideration in Contextile, a live event to be held in Spartanburg Art Museum’s Main Gallery on Saturday January 16th at 8pm. This unique happening will coincide with the museum’s exhibition A Dyeing Art: Contemporary Textiles and Fiber Arts. Designers & artists are to submit wearable artworks/handmade clothing which will be exhibited in a live runway-style format. The event is intended to investigate the changing narratives of wearable vs. non-wearable artworks and textiles in contemporary society/the art world. The deadline is November 30.