Welcome to the
Icelandic Textile Center

Welcome to the
Icelandic Textile Center

  • Research

    Research

    Textile Center employees are working in areas of research important to the region.

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  • Textile residency

    Textile residency

    The Textile Residency accepts submissions from artists and scholars working inside the textile field.  

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  • Iceland Knit Fest

    Iceland Knit Fest

    The fourth Icelandic Knit Fest will be held in Blönduós from June 7 - 11 (Whitsun weekend) in 2019. 

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  • Distance learning

    Distance learning

    We collaborate on distance education services and projects regarding regional development. 

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  • Kvennaskólinn

    Kvennaskólinn

    The Icelandic Textile Center is located in a historic house, the former Women's College in Blönduós. 

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  • Publications

    Publications

    Textile Center collaborations include the Art Residency Catalogue and bilingual magazine Iceview

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Spotlight

  • ÝR's Mittens

    We just published fantastical sea creatures knit mitten patterns designed by Icelandic designer Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, better known as Ýrúrarí. She designed them exclusively for Prjónagleði - the Iceland Knit Fest held in Blönduós in June 2019. Find them on ISSUU, explore, experiment, and make your own! 

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