The Vlieseline Fine Art Textiles Award is going ahead despite the
postponement of the Festival of Quilts.
Back for its second year in 2020, we plan to continue with FATA but with a few adjustments. Round one of the award (and possibly round two) will be judged remotely, and although the exhibition of shortlisted work can no longer be displayed at The Festival of Quilts, it will take pride of place amongst the Textile Galleries at The Knitting & Stitching Shows as planned.
FATA is an international juried exhibition open to all amateur and practising artists using textiles as their medium.
The Vlieseline Fine Art Textiles Award will recognise the creative talents and skills of a broad community of high-calibre artists (including quilters) and will celebrate textiles’ rightful place amongst high art.
Our aim is to present work that meets the following criteria and is of a standard that: