Toledo Museum of Art – Program ‘The Art of the Kimono’


Guess who just got invited out to the Toledo Museum of Art to give a lecture…

Feb 18th, 2011
Friday 7pm – 9pm
The Toledo Museum of Art

‘The art of the Japanese kimono’ is an interactive lecture and presentation about the evolution of Japanese textiles from past to present. Paired along with this lecture will be a private collection of authentic Japanese kimono that demonstrates a wide variety of the textile arts used by the Japanese to decorate kimono. Textiles techniques such as shibori, yuzen, and more will be on display! Audience members will be able to try on an authentic kimono, and are invited to bring pieces for identification.


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