Upcoming Exhibitions

Photo of museum visitors studying an exhibition

Learn about new exhibitions opening at the museum through the spring.

Detail of kilim

A Nomad's Art: Kilims of Anatolia

Woven by women to adorn tents and camel caravans, kilims are enduring records of life in Turkey’s nomadic communities, as well as stunning examples of abstract art. Opens September 1, 2018.

Peter Waddell at work in his studio

Eye of the Bird

This exhibition examines the evolution of Washington, D.C., through two new panoramic landscape paintings by local artist Peter Waddell and related works. Opens October 1.

Faig Ahmed research artworks in the museum's collections

Faig Ahmed: Nonvisual Language

This intimate exhibition introduces new works and installations by acclaimed Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed. Opens October 6.

On View

Detail of artwork by Vernal Bogren Swift

Selections from The Textile Museum Collections

You can always find a rotating selection of objects from The Textile Museum collections on view in the museum's lower-level galleries, including many objects that have rarely or never before been displayed.