Under the auspices of Embassy of Sweden and co-sponsored by VÄV MAGASINET & Teoriya, Teoriya 30th anniversary event “World of Weaving and Handcraft” was held at the special conference room of Grand Cube Osaka (Osaka International Convention Center) on May 9th ~ 10th in 2008.
This event was planned to express our gratitude to many people who long supported us, by offering the chance to get in touch with real weaving and handicraft of Sweden, the best place of craftsmanship. We made it come true in cooperation with the VÄV MAGASINET, the professional journal of dyeing and weaving in Sweden. 2500 people in total visited us in 2 days.
Japan debut exhibition of Swedish weaving artists was held along with their seminars and workshops. We also had hands-on Swedish craft making corner in which so many people wanted to have a try and Sweden Weaving Cubes that showed various textiles of Sweden.