Curator-Led Exhibition Walkthrough: thread.
November 21, 2019
Free for Museum Members and Non-Museum Members | Reservation Required
Location: Long Beach Museum of Art
Textile art has long been used for practical, ornate and expressive means – a cultural vessel for storytelling in the absence of written word. Fiber artists working with the medium continue to push boundaries, redefining the dialogue between traditional and contemporary methods of woven narration. thread. showcases a culmination of work by some of today’s leading fiber artists alongside a selection from the Museum’s permanent collection. Join the Museum's Associate Curator Paul Loya for an up-close and personal look at the work of selected artists who define the boundaries of narrative as told through textile and fiber art in the 21st century.