Meeting Presentations by Tereneh Mosley: Artisan Collaborations & Incorporating Indegenous Textile Arts in Contemporary Sustainable Apparel

When:
November 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2017-11-15T19:00:00-05:00
2017-11-15T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
Sixth Presbyterian Church
Forbes Ave & Murray Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Michelle Browne
412-576-5462

In 2013 Tereneh Mosley launched the global eco-design collaboration with OMWA: Olorgesailie
Maasai Women Artisans of Kenya, incorporating indigenous adornment in sustainable
textile arts and design. Tereneh is the 2016 Carol R. Brown Creative Achievement
Emerging Artist awarded by The Heinz Endowments and The Pittsburgh Foundation.
Tereneh graduated as a Top 10 Graduating Senior from Drexel University LeBow College
of Business. She taught at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh; Parsons, The New School for
Design in New York City and was visiting scholar on global fashion at Yale, National
University of Singapore.