Persian Carpets and Women’s Creative Work

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco presents the 13th annual Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Memorial Lecture as a virtual event 1 March 2023 at at 5:00 pm. This virtual talk ‘Persian Carpets and Women’s Creative Work’ is presented by Minoo Moallem, the author of ‘Persian Carpets: The Nation … read more

Turkmen storage bags at the de Young Museum

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Department of Textile Arts exhibtion ‘The Turkmen Storage Bag’ takes place 31 August through 15 November 2019 at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. This exhibition, organized by Jill D’Alessandro, showcases highlights from the Museums’ collection of Turkmen weavings. The exhibition takes place … read more

Navajo blankets at the de Young in San Francisco

Navajo blanket. Photo courtesy Patrick Weiler

The de Young, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, holds an exhibition ‘Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection’ through 4 January 2015. ‘There is a group of Navajo blankets, older pottery and other items donated to the De Young Museum. Among the Navajo blankets … read more