Heritage Textile Festival and World Hope Forum
15. – 26.06.2021, Mallorca, ES
XTANT 2021 is a global gathering to celebrate heritage textile craft in the Island of Mallorca 15-26 June 2021.
- A heritage textile festival with guest master artisans exhibiting and selling.
- A World Hope Forum day by Li Edelkoort curated by Kavita and Marcella.
- A series of talks and workshops where knowledge will be shared.
- A heritage textile exhibition - THE ANCIENT TEXTS
XTANT happens every year in heritage buildings around the world. Master artisans are invited, and expenses are supported by patrons and sponsors.
More information: https://www.xtant.io/
In the programme the World Hope Forum by Li Edelkoort is included:
World Hope Forum x XTANT, Sat Jun 26, 2021, 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM CEST
The term ‘extant’ signifies currently existing: not destroyed or lost.
Curated by Kavita Parmar and Marcella Echavarria, this special XTANT edition of the World Hope Forum is about the past made present, looking back to move forward, the traditions we inherit and everything that makes us human.
12:30 Zoom webinar opens
by Li Edelkoort & Philip Fimmano, co Founders, WHF
12:50 Looking Back to Go Forward
introduction by Kavita Parmar & Marcella Echavarria, WHF Ambassadors & Curators of XTANT
13:20 Guillem Ferrer
former Creative Director, Camper & Founder, Satish Komar School
13:50 Adriana Meunié Artist
14:20 Javier Goyeneche
Founder & CEO, ECOALF
14:45 Line Hadsbjerg
15:00 Carlos Samblas
Surfer & Marine Conservationist
15:30 Alfonso Cierra
CEO, NYLSTAR microfibres
16:30 Jean-Marie de Moral
17:00 Speaker to be announced
17:30 Xtant 2021
Meet the Artisans with Li Edelkoort & Philip Fimmano
18:00 Speaker to be announced…
Fashion Designer & Activist in conversation with Li Edelkoort
18:50 special event: Rosa Esteve
textile performance première
19:00 approximate end
RSVP is required:
Social distancing & covid-safety measures will be observed at this live outdoor event
Location: Centro Cultural Can Balaguer Carrer de la Unió, 3 Palma, 07001
More information: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/trendunion/536202#