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March 5, 2021

The winners of Textile Design Talents 2021

IED Group congratulates the winners of the Fourth International Competition for Textile Designers “Textile Design Talents Solstudio Award 2021” announced by the company Solstudio Textile Group and SOYUZLEGPROM.  

400 artists from 112 cities in 26 countries have joined the competition! 

The international jury board rated more than 2.500 works, determining 20 finalists and 3 winners: 

First prize Evgeniya Yarygina, Russia 

Second prize Victoria Daneva, Italy

Third prize Yuliya Shora, Russia

IED Italy has granted the main prize for the winner: a Summer course in Textile Design: Fashion and Interior, held in English at Accademia di Belle Arti Aldo Galli IED Como. Flight tickets will be generously provided by SOYUZLEGPROM

The contest award ceremony was held on 1 March within the framework of the Interfabric Exhibition Opening Ceremony in Moscow. IED was present thanks to an online connection with Giovanni Ottonello, IED Art Director and jury member, who shared his impressions about the contest:

I always wonder how a pattern is born. It’s beautiful to imagine the emotions, the ideas behind a flower, a brushstroke of color. In this contest I really saw a lot of talent and joy. Joy of life and passion.

Often those who design a dress do not put the fabric first. This is a big mistake. Understanding how a fabric falls, what its light will be or what color or pattern enhances a shape allows a dress to have personality.

Check full details on the official website of the contest