Wandering Weavers: Nomadic Traditions of Asia
Date: May 31 - Oct 29, 2006
Curated by: Natalia Nekrassova
The Museum's collection includes an extraordinary variety of traditional textiles from Central Asia and Afghanistan, Iran and Turkey. Wandering Weavers creates a picture of traditional nomadic life, an existence that is gradually vanishing as a result of rapid social and economic changes.