Fibers/Textiles

Kansas City Art Institute / Shenequa Brooks
Kansas City Art Institute / Shenequa Brooks

This area can range from screen printing on flat textiles, to weaving with threads and yarns on a loom, to assembling three-dimensional pieces with various fibers, and from unique crafts pieces, to commissioned constructions, to large-scale textile manufacturing. It almost always involves use of color and composition, and may be done in connection with furniture or interior designers as well. Employment opportunities range from individual craftsperson to commercial designer.

STUDENT WORK
DEGREE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS

Alberta College of Art and Design

Calgary, AB

California College of the Arts

San Francisco, CA

College for Creative Studies

Detroit, MI

Columbus College of Art and Design

Columbus , OH

Cranbrook Academy of Art

Bloomfield Hills, MI

Kansas City Art Institute

Kansas City, MO

Maine College of Art

Portland, ME

Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, MD

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, MA

Moore College of Art and Design

Philadelphia, PA

NSCAD University (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design)

Halifax, NS

OCAD University

Toronto, ON

Oregon College of Art and Craft

Portland, OR

Otis College of Art and Design

Los Angeles, CA

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, RI

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL

The University of the Arts

Philadelphia, PA

Harshita Lohia | Textile Designer

Harshita Lohia | Textile Designer

On June 24, 2013, Harshita Lohia became a United States citizen.