Study day: Asian Textiles

With Jasleen Kandhari, textile historian

Sumptuous and vibrant, Asian textiles are a visual feast. This summer school explores the designs, techniques and rich textile traditions of Kashmir shawls, Japanese kimonos, Chinese costume, Malaysian songket and Tibetan tiger rugs, followed by afternoon tea.

A handling session will be included as well as the opportunity to view the new Kashmir shawl display case at the Ashmolean with the speaker.

Venue: Hedley Lecture theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Date: Tuesday August 6th 2013, 10.30am-4pm
Cost: £40, £35 (conc) including afternoon tea
For more information, visit the website of the Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.


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