About . . .
The Surface Design Association is an international organization that celebrates fibre and textile art and artists.
Our Vision: To inspire creativity, encourage innovation and advocate for artistic excellence as the global leader in textile-inspired art and design.
Our Mission: To promote awareness and appreciation of textile-inspired art and design through member-supported benefits including publications, exhibitions and conferences.
To provide opportunities for learning, collaboration and meaningful affiliations
To mentor and support emerging artists, designers and students
To inform members about the latest developments and innovations in the field
To recognize the accomplishments of our members
To encourage critical dialogue about our field
To inspire new directions in fiber and textiles
To raise the visibility of textiles in the contemporary art world
Thinking About Joining SDA?
Please visit the Surface Design Association main website for information about joining the international organization, its programs and benefits – www.surfacedesign.org.