World Shibori Network

Celebrating the visual languages of PEOPLE, COMMUNITY, CULTURE, and ENVIRONMENT through the global practice of resist-dye traditions and innovations, keeping in mind authenticity, reciprocity, and networking.

Events & Exhibitions

Workshops. Lectures. Events.

Slow Fiber Studios Hybrid Workshops / 2021


Miura Shibori, Makiage, and Boshi Shibori: Foundations, Adaptations, Exploration, and Innovation.

July 2021

Kanoko Shibori and Variations, Yokobiki, Hitome, Tsukidashi, Rasen, and Meyui: Foundations, Adaptations, Exploration, and Innovation.

Slow Fiber Studios Algorithmic Aesthetic | 2017 Event Series
Carol Bier  ·  Chris K. Palmer  ·  Mamoun Sakkal  ·  Jay Kappraff  ·  Phil Webster


CKPHexagonTwistArashiFollow the threads of Islamic cultural heritage, weaving between ancient tradition and contemporary innovation. Through conversations, lectures, and workshops, the Algorithmic Aesthetic event series investigates a range of topics including fine art, systems, music, architecture, calligraphy, and mathematics.

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Recent WSN Exhibitions


The 10th International Shibori Symposium hosted many exhibitions this year at Centro de las Artes de San Agustin and Museo Textil de Oaxaca. Each exhibition focused on a different aspect of shibori as art.

Exhibitions showed examples within the following subjects: World Shibori and Ikat, Contemporary Art of Shibori and Ikat,  andWearable Art. The New Beat: International Student Competition hosted by ITC at HKPU and curated by Kinor Jiang was exhibited at thein Hong Kong, China and Centro de las Artes de San Agustin in Oaxaca and then in Paris, France.

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