Historical and Contemporary Textiles & Fiber Art
Scholar • Curator • Artist
Yoshiko Iwamoto Wada is an artist, author, exhibition curator, textile researcher, and film producer and has long been an exponent of traditional and sustainable practices in fashion and textile production. She travels throughout the world giving lectures and workshops, and participates in conferences to build greater insight into the world of fiber and textiles. Yoshiko is president of the World Shibori Network and founder of Slow Fiber Studios.
She will co-chair the upcoming 10th ISS with Alejandro de Avila in Oaxaca, Mexico in November 2016.
She co-chaired the 9th International Shibori Symposium with Zhao Feng at the China National Silk Museum (CNSM), Hangzhou October 31-November 4, 2014.
Join her at an upcoming event, workshop, or lecture.