july, 2016

07julAll Day27augThe Power of Maya Women's Artistry


Event Details

Textile Center presents:
The Power of Maya Women’s Artistry

By the Cooperativa de Alfombras de Mujeres Maya en Guatemala (The Maya Women’s Rug Hooking Cooperative of Guatemala)

July 7 – August 27, 2016

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 14, 6–8 pm

Featuring vibrant contemporary work by the textile artists of the Maya Women’s Rug Hooking Cooperative of Guatemala, a program that encourages Maya women to produce innovative textiles combining the art of rug hooking with design elements and colors inspired by motifs from traditional, hand-woven Maya clothing. The rugs symbolize innovation, artistic endeavor, and economic empowerment.

Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM (Monday-Thursday)
10 AM – 5 PM (Friday and Saturday)

3000 University Ave SE Minneapolis MN 55414 | 612 436 0464 | www.textilecentermn.org


July 7 (Thursday) - August 27 (Saturday)


Textile Center

3000 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN

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