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Family Day: Explore the World of Central Asia

Featuring the Silk Road Dance Company

Central Asia was at the juncture of many trading routes along the Silk Road. This area produced beautiful products like textiles, which were easy to transport. Join us for a family day celebrating the art and cultures of Central Asia. Enjoy dance performances by the Silk Road Dance Company featuring traditional dances from Uzbekistan, beautiful costumes, and an appearance by the ikat dragon.Try your hand at watercolor painting and create your own ikat designs with paper. Explore colorful ikat fabrics in the exhibition Binding the Clouds: The Art of Central Asian Ikat. Free, no reservations required.

Support for this program is generously provided by Aramco Services Company.