CURATING

Pretty Smart Textiles 2012

Textiles Innovation Centre TIO3, Belgium
October 2012

Exhibition

From 28 October - 16 December 2012 Pretty Smart Textiles was shown at the Textiles Innovation Centre TIO3 in Ronse, Belgium. The frame program included workshops and guided tours.www.tio3.be

Curator Melissa Coleman

Assistant Curator Nefeli Antoniadi

Exhibition Design Joachim Rotteveel

Production Joachim Rotteveel, Bas de Boer, Boris Duijneveld, Geert Sinke

Director of Photography David Joosten

Exhibiting Artists & Designers

Bart Hess, Floris Kaayk, Lucy McRae, Jalila Essaïdi, Maartje Dijkstra, Beorn Lebenstedt, Nicky Assmann, Anja Hertenberger, Local Androids, Meg Grant, Leonie Smelt, Melissa Coleman, Karina van Heck, Seçil Ugur, Florian Kräutli, Heike Sperber, Django Steenbakker, Aoife Wullur, Ralf Jacobs, Leonie Urff, Laura Duncker, Marina Toeters, Loe Feijs, Aniela Hoitink, Anbasja Blanken, Martijn ten Bhömer, Kristi Kuusk, Eef Lubbers, Mandy Smith, Paula Kassenaar, Pauline van Dongen, Daniel Schatzmayr, Charlotte ‘t Hart, Ricardo O'Nascimento

Pretty Smart Textiles 2011

Herning, Denmark
May 2011

Exhibition

Pretty Smart Textiles 2011 took place at TEKO Design and Business in Herning, Denmark from May 2nd to May 19th 2011. The exhibition was part of Future Textiles, a series of international events on smart textiles organised by the Knowledge Centre for Smart Textiles. Besides the exhibition Pretty Smart Textiles, Future Textiles included an expert summit, an international prize competition and a large number of seminars, workshops and master classes targeted to companies, teachers and students.

Exhibiting Artists & Designers

Daan Roosegaarde, Maartje Dijkstra, Anouk Wipprecht, Anja Hertenberger, Meg Grant, Nicky Assmann, Dorith Sjardijn, Melissa Coleman, Heike Sperber, Marina Venendaal, Karina van Heck, Florian Kräutli, Joachim Rotteveel, Charlotte ‘t Hart, Mark Kwikkers, Danielle Roberts, Barbara Pais, Seçil Ugur, Laura Duncker and Hester Plomp

Curators Melissa Coleman, Dorith Sjardijn

Exhibition Design Joachim Rotteveel

Production Joachim Rotteveel, Geert Sinke, Frank van den Berg, Rob Rotteveel, Boris Duijneveld, Dorith Sjardijn, Melissa Coleman

Director of Photography David Joosten

Pretty Smart Textiles 2010

The Hague, The Netherlands
June 2010

Exhibition

Pretty Smart Textiles 2010 took place from 31 May 2010 - 24 June 2010 at the Nutshuis in The Hague. Pretty Smart Textiles was the first exhibition in the Netherlands showing an overview of electronic textiles by emerging Dutch artists and designers. During the opening there was a talk by V2_'s Piem Wirtz and a performance of Hysterical Bubble by Anja Hertenberger. The exhibition was officially opened by wearables blogger Syuzi Pakhchyan of Fashioning Tech.

Exhibiting Artists & Designers

Daan Roosegaarde, Maartje Dijkstra, Meg Grant, Nicky Assmann, Dorith Sjardijn, Melissa Coleman, Heike Sperber, Marina Venendaal, Karina van Heck, Florian Kräutli, Aduen Darriba, Joachim Rotteveel, Anouk Wipprecht, Charlotte ‘t Hart, Evelyn Lebis, Paula Kassenaar, Paula Segura Meccia, Mark Kwikkers, Anja Hertenberger

Curators Melissa Coleman, Dorith Sjardijn

Exhibition Design Joachim Rotteveel

Production Joachim Rotteveel, Frank van den Berg, Dorith Sjardijn, Melissa Coleman, Liyen Cheung, Mariana Fonesesca

Organisation VillaNuts Damaris Verkijk

Director of Photography David Joosten