All Members are invited to join us to view the exhibition, The Fabric of India. Enjoy a welcome reception 10:00 AM - 12PM with our Curator of Asian Art, Dr. Rhiannon Paget. Members may visit the exhibition at their leisure throughout the day. This event is free for members at all levels and Members will also save an additional 5% discount in the Museum Stores.
The Fabric of India illustrates the variety, technical sophistication, and adaptability of Indian textiles from the fifteenth to the twenty-first centuries. Through a stunning range of historical dress, carefully preserved masterpieces, and cutting-edge fashion, discover how Indian textiles have been interwoven with religion, politics, and global trade for centuries. This exhibition showcases over 140 superb examples drawn from the internationally-renowned holdings of London’s Victoria and Albert Museum and public and private collections.
Organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London