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Sightlines Tour

Weaving Narratives

Textiles in Visual Culture
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 1:30pm

Art Museum Galleries

Sabrina Smith ’17, Student Guide

Discover a complex relationship between fabric and visual narratives by participating in a tour that closely examines the role of textiles in the arts. Often overlooked as a secondary element, fabric can operate as a language—communicating ideas through intricate patterns and detailed folds. Visitors will have the opportunity to deeply engage with highlights of the collection through a new lens, focusing on the many forms and functions of fabric.