Kuba textiles and the TM Fall Symposium

Category: Exhibitions

The Textile Museum Fall Symposium in the weekend 14-16 October 2011 will be held in conjunction with the exhibition “Weaving Abstraction: Kuba Textiles and the Woven Art of Central Africa”. This exhibition will also run through 19 february 2012.

Kuba skirt from the collection of Matthew Polk and Amy Gould. Photo courtesy TM
Kuba skirt from the collection of Matthew Polk and Amy Gould. Photo courtesy TM

Some 50 objects will be on view, including ceremonial skirts, tribute cloths, headdresses and basketry from the permanent collection of The Textile Museum, the National Museum of African Art, and private collections.

Location and more information: The Textile Museum, 2320 S Street, NW, Washington, DC.



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