Textiles at Twelve

Photo from Ask a Curator, Ask a Conservator
Thursdays at 12 PM

Weekly lunchtime programs—including films, lectures, and gallery talks—focus on the textile arts and global cultures. Free; no reservations are required.

Upcoming Programs

Lecture: Ajrakh Textile Traditions in Contemporary Art and Craft

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

Join artist Shelly Jyoti as she shares how her keen interest in India’s material and socio-political history has inspired her textile work over the past few decades.

Workshop: Repair and Refresh

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Gather your items that need a little TLC and join us for a casual mending session.

Consultations: Ask a Curator, Ask a Conservator

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Visitors can learn more about their own textiles from museum curators and conservators.

Film: "Shipibo: The Movie of Our Memories"

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:00pm

This 2011 film explores the Peruvian tribe whose textiles inspired artist Faig Ahmed's work on view in "Faig Ahmed: Nonvisual Language."