Connoisseurship: Japanese Folk Textiles & the Perseverance of Materials

May 21, 2020
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Thursday, May 21, 6 PM

PLEASE NOTE: To ensure the safety of all in our community, this workshop has been postponed (date TBD) and our building temporarily closed to the public. Please visit our COVID-19 page for information on ticket refunds, donations, and our virtual program initiatives.

Noted textile expert Stephen Szczepanek, owner of Brooklyn gallery Sri, offers a hands-on seminar exploring the history of Japanese textiles and the importance of materiality and preservation. In this event, interact with a variety of fibers and cloth—including full garments—from Japan that showcase Japan’s textile history before and after the advent of cotton..

Tickets: $40/35 members, seniors & students. Previous experience is not necessary. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Program fee includes materials and admission to the gallery.

Box Office Policy

  • Thursday, May 21, 2020
  • 6:00 pm