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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
Rowland Ricketts

Indigo has a long and rich history as a global commodity. Rowland Ricketts will discuss how he grows and processes indigo and how this shapes his art, informs his world view, and serves as an act of resistance in a culture of overproduction and overconsumption. 

 
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
Rowland Ricketts

Indigo has a long and rich history as a global commodity. Rowland Ricketts will discuss how he grows and processes indigo and how this shapes his art, informs his world view, and serves as an act of resistance in a culture of overproduction and overconsumption.

 
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
Rowland Ricketts

Indigo has a long and rich history as a global commodity. Rowland Ricketts will discuss how he grows and processes indigo and how this shapes his art, informs his world view, and serves as an act of resistance in a culture of overproduction and overconsumption.

 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
Rowland Ricketts

Rowland Ricketts gives a special tour of the TMC’s current exhibitions of Japanese and Latin American textiles. As an artist who grows and processes his own indigo, he will offer unique insights into the indigo-dyed textiles on view. The tour will be followed by an opportunity to mix and mingle, providing further opportunities to learn about the artist’s practice and connect with other members of the local textile community.

 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
Rowland Ricketts

Rowland Ricketts gives a special tour of the TMC’s current exhibitions of Japanese and Latin American textiles. As an artist who grows and processes his own indigo, he will offer unique insights into the indigo-dyed textiles on view. The tour will be followed by an opportunity to mix and mingle, providing further opportunities to learn about the artist’s practice and connect with other members of the local textile community.

 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
Rowland Ricketts

Rowland Ricketts gives a special tour of the TMC’s current exhibitions of Japanese and Latin American textiles. As an artist who grows and processes his own indigo, he will offer unique insights into the indigo-dyed textiles on view. The tour will be followed by an opportunity to mix and mingle, providing further opportunities to learn about the artist’s practice and connect with other members of the local textile community.

 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
Diligence and Elegance Programs

Lecture by John Vollmer

Wednesday November 8, 6:30-7:30 pm

John Vollmer, independent curator and scholar of Asian art and textiles, presents a lecture exploring the global appeal of bijutsu senshoku: fine art Japanese textiles. His latest book, Re-envisioning Japan: Meiji Fine Art Textiles, will be available for purchase.

 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
Diligence and Elegance Programs

Lecture by John Vollmer

Wednesday November 8, 6:30-7:30 pm

John Vollmer, independent curator and scholar of Asian art and textiles, presents a lecture exploring the global appeal of bijutsu senshoku: fine art Japanese textiles. His latest book, Re-envisioning Japan: Meiji Fine Art Textiles, will be available for purchase.

 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
Diligence and Elegance Programs

Lecture by John Vollmer

Wednesday November 8, 6:30-7:30 pm

John Vollmer, independent curator and scholar of Asian art and textiles, presents a lecture exploring the global appeal of bijutsu senshoku: fine art Japanese textiles. His latest book, Re-envisioning Japan: Meiji Fine Art Textiles, will be available for purchase.

 
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Diligence and Elegance Programs

Studio Visit with Keiko Shintani

Saturday December 2, 2-3 pm

Join artist Keiko Shintani for a special visit to her downtown Toronto weaving studio. Shintani will offer a demonstration on her traditional Japanese four harness counterbalance loom and share the techniques and philosophies that underpin her work.

 

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