June 2019 Meeting

Saturday June 22, 2019
Dr. Michael Howard, From Dashes to Dragons — Ikat Textiles of Southeast Asia

11 am, room 308, Artscape Building 268 Keefer St Vancouver V6A 1X5

Room directions

Dr. Howard is an expert on Southeast Asian textiles and transnationalism at Simon Fraser University. Among his numerous research publications are A World Between the Warps: Southeast Asia’s Supplementary Warp Textiles (2008) and From Dashes to Dragons: The Ikat Patterned Textiles of Southeast Asia (2010). He also edited Textile Traditions in Contemporary Southeast Asia (2012). With decades of research to draw on, Dr. Howard’s talk will be visually rich, expertly knowledgeable, and sensitive to the specific cultural contexts in which textiles are made, worn, and exchanged.

Other activities
10:00 – 10:45 am — The library will be open (room 408).
10:30 am — Directors Draw In (room 308). Trish, Susan, Heather, and Leah or Debbie will be available for your Guild questions, requests, and feedback.
Program and Show and Tell (room 308) 11:00 am
The library will re-open after the meeting.

The event is finished.


Jun 22 2019


11:00 am - 12:00 pm