News: African textiles

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    Lucien Viola and Tamy Mézian-Tazi, Marrakesh

    Coinciding with the HALI Tour in Morocco, an exhibition of first-class Moroccan urban embroideries and rural ceremonial textiles was held at Galérie Rê in Marrakesh from 12 May to 24 June 2017.

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    Parcours des Mondes, Paris, 2016

    A selection of works from the 15th edition of one of the world’s most important tribal art fairs, Parcours des Mondes in Saint-Germain-Des-Prés, Paris, 6-11 September.

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    North African textiles in Florence

    From 3 September at Villa Romana, Florence will be an exhibition of some 25 North African textiles from the private collections of Renate Anna Menzel and Paul Vandenbroeck.

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    Seth Siegelaub at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

    An extract from an exhibition review by Alan Kennedy of ‘Seth Siegelaub: Beyond Conceptual Art’ at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, 12 December 2015 – 17 April 2017.

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    SF Tribal & Textile Art Show at 30

    The San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show celebrates its 30th Anniversary at the Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason Center, from 18-21 February 2016.

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    Kongo: Power and Majesty at the Met

    ‘Kongo: Power and Majesty’ at the Metropolitan Museum tells the little known story of the earliest encounters between expansionary western trading powers and the kingdoms of the Central African coast.

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    African Textiles in Dallas

    Add to, Take Away: Artistry and Innovation in African Textiles is showing at Dallas Museum of Art to 6 December 2015


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