a new textile academy

a journey at the intersection between textiles, digital fabrication and biology

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Learn more about Fabricademy

Fabricademy is a transdisciplinary course that focuses on the development of new technologies applied in the textile industry, in its broad range of applications, from the fashion industry and the upcoming wearable market.


You can apply to host Fabricademy and offer the program in your lab

Apply as a Node

to Fabricademy 2017

You can follow the course in many labs around the world

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What makes Fabricademy special


Learn skills in great demand in the fashion, textiles and creative industries


Global experts for each topic, and trained local instructors following you day by day for six months


Hands-on learning, 13 projects in 13 weeks to prove your skills, and a final project to integrate them


Get a top level training in only six months without traveling to a foreign country


Projects developed during the class will help you build an extensive portfolio


Study and work with a global community of like minded people sharing your interests

Latest news

Do you want to dye textile with living bacteria, 3D-print, create new materials, investigate how to digitally draft patterns, and think about new production processes in
Monday May 8 2017 we'll hold an online recitation about the Fabricademy 2017 program for Fab Academy students and nodes. The recitation is only accessible to
Textile Academy Bootcamp was an intensive 40h course that took place at IaaC Fab Lab Barcelona with 25 participants from US, Canada, France, Germany, Argentina, Italy,

Upcoming events

Fabricademy @ Fab 13 Santiago de Chile
We will be present during the next Fab 13 Conference where we are organising workshops and presentation about the course. Join us in Santiago de Chile
Fabricademy at Fab Lab Festival Touluse
Fablab Festival 2017 is a 4-day event happening from the 11th-14th of May 2017 at Fablab Artilect in Toulouse. In 2016 it gathered 7500 people. Makers
Textile Academy Bootcamp!
We are very excited to present our first bootcamp for professionals, instructors and students! 40Hours of Hands on, Lectures and Tutorials at Fab Lab Barcelona Textile