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Nine Years of Textiles, Art History, Gardens, and a Little Mental Traveling with Courtney Barnes

10.02.2011

What's In Store

 [All images via The Textile Museum. Please click to enlarge.]

For months now, I've been sporadically posting little teasers in anticipation of Weaving Abstraction: Kuba Textiles and the Woven Art of Central Africa (not to mention the bold reminder in the sidebar). With the exhibition opening at The Textile Museum next week, Oct 15, I thought it would be nice to take a look at some of the related items landing in the museum's gift shop.

Clockwise from the top left: blank handmade card using recycled paper from Africa; hand-woven basket by Solidarite\' Rwanda; book of jumbo patterned jungle animals for play and display by Japanese artist Junzo Terada; the exhibition catalogue; and one of an array of kuba cloths available for purchase.

For more on the book, see this past post.

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