Stories of Syria's Textiles: Art and Heritage across Two Millennia | Member Preview
October 15 2023 12:00pm - 2:00pm
An invitation for KMA Members to view the Museum's fall exhibition, Stories of Syria's Textiles: Art and Heritage across Two Millennia, and explore the Museum and Sculpture Garden during the First Look preview hours.
Also on view, Rhonda Khalifeh: Immortal Stitch in the Pollack Family Learning Center.
Banquet relief of Zabdibol and family, from Palmyra, second half of 2nd century (after 148). Limestone, 201/4 × 251/8× 67/8 in. (51.4 × 64.6 × 17.5 cm). New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, 1902, 02.29.1. Photograph courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Textile with rosettes, from Dura-Europos, ca. 200–256. Wool; weft-faced tapestry weave, 9 × 12 ½ in. (22.9 × 31.8 cm). New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, 1933.487. Photo: Courtesy of Yale University Art Gallery.