Fashion & Textiles Exhibition

Fashion & Textiles Exhibition

the edges and in between

Exhibit your work as part of the 2018 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival Arts Program!

--- Deadline extended to 15 October, 11.59pm --- 

The edges and in between, curated by RMIT students and alumni, Anastasia Petidis, Brigid Hansen and Megan McLennan, looks at how contemporary creative practices embraces ideas of the in-between, looking to liminality, webs of connectedness and interdisciplinarity. 

Traversing systems of duality as the self/other, object/subject, male/female and place/displacement, the edges and in between will act as a critical tool for examining the contemporary experience. 

RMIT students and 2017 graduates are invited to explore the edges and in between within an exhibition at First Site Gallery, 344 Swanston Street, Melbourne in February-March 2018 as part of the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival. This is an excellent exhibit your work within the context of internationally renowned festival. 

Read the Application Guidelines (pdf) for further details.

The edges and in between is RMIT Link's 2018 Fashion & Textiles exhibition, an annual exhibition showing the work of RMIT students, curated by RMIT students and recent graduates.

Have a look at the digital catalogue for the 2017 Fashion & Textiles Exhibition, Anthropocene - A new era of fashion, curated by Josephine Briginshaw, Andy Butler and John Brooks with Asha Bee Abraham; featuring works by Agatha Partyka, Alison Robinson, Benjamin Sheppard, Caroline Pattle, Gabbee Stolp Georgie Brunmayr, Jess Sansum, Jordana Halperin, Lauralai Wilson, Liss Fenwick, Paul Castro, Pie Bolton, Renae Cusmano, Sharon McEntee, Tara Milenkovic, and Zoe Jackson.

Submit your Expression of Interest

Please read the Application Guidelines (pdf) carefully and then submit your application online. If you don’t already have an RMIT Link account, you’ll need to create one at

Key Dates

Applications due: Sunday 15 October 2017, 11.59pm.
Applicants notified by 30 October 2017


For more information or to discuss your proposal please contact Creative Arts Officer, Asha Bee Abraham - / 9925 2206
The Fashion & Textiles Exhibition is presented by RMIT Link Arts and Culture.

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Image from 2017 Fashion & Textiles Exhibition: Second Skin, 2016, Designer: Jordana Halperin, Photographer: Storm Moore, Model: Sophie Lynch, HMUA: Ellie Zuker