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This will be at 1pm Cleveland time and 11am Colorado time
Embroidered phulkari textiles on view in Handmade Creating Textiles in South Asia, Photo by Lori Kartchner.
Textile Arts Council of the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
Curating Handmade: Textiles from South Asia, Past and Present with Cristin McKnight Sethi
February 20, 2021. 10 a.m. PST
This is an online presentation via Zoom; registration required
Artists, cooperatives, and workshops across Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan are creating new textile designs inspired by centuries-old traditions. Join George Washington University art history professor Cristin McKnight Sethi and curator of the forthcoming exhibition, “Handmade: Creating Textiles in South Asia,” at the GW Textile Museum as she shares artist stories alongside vibrant examples of handmade saris, scarves, and other garments. To learn more about the exhibition and related programming please visit https://museum.gwu.edu/handmade-creating-textiles-south-asia.