Dressing with Purpose: Belonging and Resistance in Scandinavia

Museum of International Folk Art Santa Fe, New Mexico

By the 20th century, many in Sweden worried about the ravages of industrialization, urbanization, and emigration on traditional ways of life; Norway was gripped in a struggle for national independence; […]

Africa Fashion

Victoria and Albert Museum London

Spanning iconic mid-20th century to contemporary creatives through photographs, textiles, music and the visual arts, Africa Fashion explores the vitality and global impact of a fashion scene as dynamic and […]

Fabric of a Nation: American Quilt Stories

Skirball Cultural Center Los Angeles, California

Discover the extraordinary human stories behind five centuries of quilts. Featuring works by more than forty artists, including Harriet Powers, Bisa Butler, and Sanford Biggers, this exhibition illuminates the unique capacity quilts have […]

Rugged Beauty: Antique Carpets from Western Asia

Denver Art Museum Denver, CO

The stories in Rugged Beauty showcase the living traditions of western Asia, a vast and culturally rich region of the world. Each of the more than forty objects on display […]