Fiber Sulpture: 1960 to Present

Fiber: Sculpture 1960 – Present, Jenelle Porter (editor), The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston/USA, DelMonto Books – Prestel, Munich, London, New York, 2014; 256 pages, 136 colour- and 43 black & white illustrations, text English,... Read more

From the Textile Forum Library

Every now and than we are sorting out our books and catalogues from the TEXTLE FORUM magazine library, offering them for a reduced price to our readers. These are English-language publications mainly, but there also... Read more

Henry van de Velde, Volume II, Textiles

In celebration of Henry van de Velde‘s (1863-1957) 150th birthday, a catalogue of his works in 6 volumes, edited by Thomas Föhl and Antje Neumann, is currently being produced in German and English by the... Read more

Bibliographica Textilia Historiae

Seth Siegelaub; International General, New York/Amsterdam 1997; 415 pp., 35 illustrations, English text – 17 years ago this bibliography was published in an atmosphere of relative indifference from the part of the public. Since 2012... Read more

Renaissance Velvets

Lisa Monnas; V & A Publishing, London 2012, ISBN 978-1-85177-656-6; 140 pages, 117 colour and 11 b/w ills., English text; £ 35 The author is a textile historian specialising in medieval and Renaissance European silks.... Read more

Chainstitch and other Embroideries

This study in German language treats a small collection of embroideries which was compiled by Fritz Iklé (son of Leopold Iklé) for the merchant of printed textiles and economic historian Adolf Jenny-Trümpy. With this collection... Read more

Artists`Textiles 1940 – 1976

Geoffrey Rayner, Richard Chamberlain & Annamarie Stapleton; Antique Collectors ‘Club Ltd., Woodbridge, Suffolk/UK, 2013, ISBN 978-1-85149-629-7; 303 pages, many colour- and black & white illustrations, English text. In its understanding of textile design this is... Read more