Company: Lab

TextileLab Amsterdam

TextileLab Amsterdam

The academy at the TextileLab Amsterdam is a series of workshops which aim is to explore how digital fabrication in combination with old craftsmanship and heritage in the field of T&C can influence the process and work of the participants that will be following it. Bringing together experts, designers and researchers that are exploring new ways of producing and pushing the boundaries in this field and participants that are exploring new options.

Innovation Approach

The type of lab is defined by how it approaches innovation: design, make, or place.


Description of who can be found in the lab over one month.

How many people work in the lab (staff or volunteers)


Key activities

This lab works in the following activities

Target publics

Who the lab wishes to engage

  • Artists
  • Designers
  • Fashion Designers
  • Makers
  • Researchers
  • Students
  • Teachers
  • Textile Designers

Lab projects

OS Material Archive
The Material Archive is the analog/digital and open source archive for displaying these DIY sustainable materials. It...
Fabricademy: a textile and technology academy
Fabricademy is a distributed educational program that brings together a researching mindset to training in technical...
Textile dyeing with natural pigments The textile industry is one of the most polluting in the world, in which one the...