Welcome to the Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts

The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts at Florida Institute of Technology promotes the cultural understanding and appreciation for textiles, fiber arts and associated objects within the University and surrounding communities.

INSTALLATION CLOSURE NOTICE: the center is currently closed for installation May 5 - 24, 2019. Join us for the opening of the exhibitions Forced to Flee and Tanja Boukal: Knitting and Embroidery Gone Rogue beginning May 25!



Join Friends of Textiles and help support the very first and only textile arts center in the state of Florida!

Benefits of your annual tax-deductible membership fee:

  • Advance notification of all cultural and textile-related events on campus
  • Exclusive invitations to textile arts-related events
  • Recognition in the Textile Center publications and the Florida Tech Honor Roll of Donors
  • Satisfaction of being actively engaged in sustaining cultural resources

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