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The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum.

Read highlights of media coverage about the museum and exhibitions.

The Textile Museum's 2013 "Night to Remember" event

The Textile Museum Celebrates Its History

October 13, 2013

GW Today covers The Textile Museum's “A Night to Remember” members event, which honored the past and looked ahead to the museum's future at GW.

Staff box a set of spindles for travel

Textile Museum Takes Pains to Prep Objects for Relocation

October 10, 2013

The Washington Business Journal highlights The Textile Museum's efforts to pack and prepare its 19,000-object collections for the move to GW campus.

Artist rendering of the museum exterior

Textile Museum Set to Have a New Home

October 04, 2013

The Washington Post highlights The Textile Museum's move from its historic Dupont Circle home to the GW campus.

Disabled workers at Weaves of Cambodia, going home.

Silk-Maker Preserves More Than Textiles in Laos

May 23, 2013

Women's E-News features The Textile Museum's Out of Southeast Asia: Art That Sustains exhibition, showcasing Carol Cassidy's Lao textiles.

Detail of shoulder cloth, Laos, The Textile Museum 1990.5.2

Southeast Asian Textiles on View in D.C.

April 16, 2013

Interior Design Magazine features Out of Southeast Asia: Art That Sustains, The Textile Museum's final exhibition before relocating to GW.