‘Scraps: Fashion Textiles, and Creative Reuse’ at the Cooper Hewitt

An exhibition at the Cooper Hewitt explores creative approaches to dealing with textile waste that simultaneously promote the efficient use and reuse of textile materials and resources, while preserving local craft traditions. Curated by Deputy Curatorial Director & Head of Textiles, Matilda McQuaid, Scraps: Fashion, Textiles, and Creative Reuse features the work of designers Luisa Cevese, founder of Riedzioni in Milan, Christina Kim, founder of dosa inc., in LA, and Reiko Sudo, managing director at NUNO in Tokyo, and is on view through April 16, 2017.