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Beyond Peacocks and Paisleys: Handcrafted Textiles of India and its Neighbors

Date: 06/11/2011 - 09/25/2011

Time: All Day Event

Location: Goldstein Museum (room 241) McNeal Hall

Cost: Free

Description:

Beyond Peacocks and Paisleys: Handcrafted Textiles of India and its Neighbors
June 11–September 25
Opening reception—Friday, June 10, 6–8 PM

Explore the broad variety of surface design and weaving techniques employed in South Asia. This exhibition will also reveal the connections of South Asian textiles to American fashion and American handcraft of the studio arts and DIY movements.

Curated by Hazel Lutz and Anna Carlson, from Donald Clay Johnson’s Paritosh Collection of South Asian Textiles.

Goldstein Museum Gallery Hours:

Tues - Fri: 10:00am-4:00pm
Sat & Sun: 1:30pm-4:30pm
Closed Mondays and all University holidays

See goldstein.design.umn.edu for details.

GMD exhibitions and programs are funded in part by the Minnesota State Arts Board through an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Contact:

  • Name: Goldstein Museum of Desgin
  • E-mail: gmd@umn.edu
  • Phone: 612-624-7434
  • Sponsored by: Goldstein Museum of Design, College of Design

Parking:

Parking is available at the nearby Gortner Ave Ramp. Public parking is available at a rate of $3.00 per hour up to a daily maximum of $12.00. Sundays parking is free (except for special events).

More information: http://goldstein.design.umn.edu/

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact the Goldstein Museum of Design at 612-624-7434 or gmd@umn.edu.

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