• Profile:

    David Goldsmith is a textile educator, ESL instructor, freelance designer, and artist. He is a part-time assistant professor at Parsons The New School and a PhD Candidate at The Swedish School of Textiles at the University of Borås. His doctoral research is focused on the relationships between artisinal textiles, clothing, and sustainability. David holds a BFA from Parsons; an ESOL Teaching Certificate from the New School; a Masters in Applied Textile Management, and a Licentiate degree in Textile Management, from the University of Borås. 

    Recent Publications:

    Carbonaro, Simonetta and David Goldsmith. (2013) Fashion and The Design of Prosperity. In: Black S, et al. (ed) Fashion Studies Handbook. London: Berg.

    Carbonaro, Simonetta and David Goldsmith. (2014) Branding Sustainablity: Business Models in Search of Clarity. In: Fletcher K, and Mathilda Tham (ed) The Routledge Handbook of Fashion and Sustainability. Oxford: Routledge.

    Goldsmith David. (2014) Local Fashionalities: Växbo Lin and WomenWeave. Textile Management. Borås: University of Borås.

    Research Interests:

    Textiles, Handloom, Sustainability-Driven Enterprise, Fashion.

    Current Courses:

    Fashion Textile Survey

    Fashion Textile Survey (Fall 2019)

    Textiles & Materials