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Technical Courses

In our Technical Courses, scholars acquire a method of analysis for the weave structures of historic textiles, and learn to use the terms defined in the multi-lingual…

Technical Courses
Congress 2019

In October 2019, the 28th CIETA congress will be held at the Deutsches Textilmuseum, Krefeld (Germany). A detailed programme will be published in January 2019.

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THE CIETA BLOG

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21/01/2019 Studies on textiles from the Ryukyu Kingdom (present-day Okinawa)
Prof. Hans Bjarne Thomsen – who is doing research on textiles from the Ryukyu Kingdom and Okinawa (old and new names of the same archipelago) – needs your support. more...
21/01/2019 Registration Open: CODARTfocus Bernard van Orley
Study visit to the exhibition Bernard van Orley with an additional focus on tapestries and stained glass windows. more...
19/09/2018 New CIETA website
Welcome to our new website and to this space in particular that will be yours – to present your new exhibitions and publications, to introduce us to unknown textile objects, to tell us about your journeys, visits and reads… We will be pleased to receive your contributions! more...