Studio of Fiber Art

The concept of the Studio leans on the contemporary fiber art – free art in textile material. Focus is put on the textile fabric as a multiform medium, which offers a number of alternatives of creation ranging from a unique textile fabric to soft sculpture.

Being, linen thread, 340x370x420 cm
Being, linen thread, 340x370x420 cm
In a new dress, installation, metal, macrame, 200x200x100 cm
In a new dress, installation, metal, macrame, 200x200x100 cm
Entropy, installation, metal, paper, 200x200x100 cm
Entropy, installation, metal, paper, 200x200x100 cm
Scarf, hand weaving, macrame, 180x150 cm
Scarf, hand weaving, macrame, 180x150 cm
Other/traditional, cap, 100x40x20 cm
Other/traditional, cap, 100x40x20 cm
Message, interactive installation, 60x230 cm
Message, interactive installation, 60x230 cm
Coal of view, Jacquard fabric, 300x280 cm
Coal of view, Jacquard fabric, 300x280 cm
Freedom curtain, macrame, 400x300cm
Freedom curtain, macrame, 400x300cm
Excerpt from reality, closeness, hand embroidery, 20x20 cm
Excerpt from reality, closeness, hand embroidery, 20x20 cm
Imaginary portrait, jacquard fabric, 100x160 cm
Imaginary portrait, jacquard fabric, 100x160 cm
Norwegian night journey, series of various sizes, textiles, machine embroidery, 70x300 cm
Norwegian night journey, series of various sizes, textiles, machine embroidery, 70x300 cm
Bindings, installation, 130x230x20 cm
Bindings, installation, 130x230x20 cm
Broken traditions, machine embroidery on velvet, 110x60 cm
Broken traditions, machine embroidery on velvet, 110x60 cm
Can banality represent ?, taffeta and recycled furniture, 250x300x280 cm
Can banality represent ?, taffeta and recycled furniture, 250x300x280 cm
Zebra, taffeta carpet, 130x255 cm
Zebra, taffeta carpet, 130x255 cm
Textile / thread / machine, textile inlay, 198x123 cm
Textile / thread / machine, textile inlay, 198x123 cm

The programme of the Studio is aimed at authorial creation, work with individual concepts, at the textile fabric as a part of architecture designated for a particular interior or exterior. The programme is also focused on original design with the emphasis on its concept, such as textile accessory or textile jewel.

The Studio draws on the traditions of textiles and wide range of textile techniques. Today the offer is broadened by new technologies, like tufting, digital weaving and knitting. Students experiment with these techniques, work with other media and new technologies. They search progressive solutions and innovative original procedures when creating the works of art.

The programme of the Studio encourages the students to form their own individual artistic opinion, which shall be based on practical experience with the textile medium in the range from textile miniature to monumental art.

The study is organized in workshops and specialized lecutres, and accompanied by excursions, field trips, studio exhibitions in Slovakia as well as abroad, and cooperation with other studios.

Besides specialized subjects the Department offers study of optional subjects of textile restoration, where the students can gain knowledge of historic textile fabrics, their conservation, restoration and reproduction. After bachelor´s level, the students continue at the master´s level either at the Department of Textiles or in Studio of Textile Conservation and Restoration at the Conservation and Restoration Department.

Digital weaving

Studio of Fiber Art

Head of studio

Assistant