Fabricademy: a textile and technology academy

About

Fabricademy is a distributed educational program that brings together a researching mindset to training in technical innovation, working at the intersection of textiles, biology, digital fabrication and innovation.

Fabricademy is a program co-founded by Anastasia Pistofidou, Cecilia Raspanti and Fiore Basile in 2017.

Who’s involved

TextileLab Amsterdam and FabTextiles

Goals and Objectives

The goal of Fabricademy is to create awareness through a large pool of knowledge coming from a world wide network of experts, lecturers, instructors and researching students, the program promotes research and innovation towards sustainability, an open and inclusive mindset, while activating local community and local knowledge.

The program is oriented to professionals, independents, creatives and researchers that have experience with the traditional industry and want to broaden their skills including technologies coming from other fields to innovate.

Documentation

The following documentation is available about this project

Contact person

Cecilia Raspanti

Anastasia Pistofidou