As part of the University of the Arts London Green Week, Textile Environment Design & Textile Futures Research Centre are have organised FILM VERT sponsored by cltad – an evening of Sustainable Fashion and Textile Films, hosted by Lucy Siegel TV presenter, journalist and writer.
The evening will explore sustainable design through short films and animations to demonstrate how this medium can be used by textile and fashion designers to inform and inspire. The films include researchers’ interviews and projects, student projects, design activism, sustainable materials, new technologies and social innovation projects. SokFok Studio showed 6 of its films during the evening.
This event will also launch a new Vimeo platform for students studying textiles and fashion at Central Saint Martins College of Arts & Design, Chelsea College of Art & Design, and London College of Fashion to share their films and animations, which will be co-curated by Textile Futures Research Centre and Centre for Sustainable fashion for the next four years.