Along with this exhibition, two additional exhibits focusing on textile art will open to the public on Friday, September 28. Threads of a Different Color: Guatemalan Textiles from the John Shaw Collection features wonderful examples of huipiles including those made especially for
Mayan Indians – Weavers of Color: Photographs by Linda Montoya will also be on view. A journey of the heart led Linda Montoya, photographer from
Below is a list of public programs that will accompany the exhibitions. All exhibitions will remain on view in the NHCC’s Art Museum through January 13, 2008.
Slide Lecture with John Shaw
Slide Lecture with Linda Montoya
Maya Textile Art Exhibition Tour
Art Museum, 2 pm & 3 pm, Free with museum admission
$3 adults, $2 seniors and children under 16
September 28 – 30
Textile Art Trunk Show at La Tiendita, the
6 pm on Friday and 10 am on Saturday and Sunday
Textile Arts Community Day
10 am – 5 pm, Special activities free of charge.
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