Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture
"Felt: The Most Ancient Modern Material"
Susan Brown, Assistant Curator, Textiles, Cooper Hewitt, National Design Museum
The Cooper-Hewitt’s recent “Fashioning Felt” exhibition presented a dazzling array of felts ranging from industrial products to one-of-a-kind jewels, from walls to wearables, from the ethnographic to the ultra-modern. Curator Susan Brown will discuss the traditional antecedents of contemporary experiments in felt-making in conjunction with a survey of highlights from her exhibition.
Free and open to the public.
When: Thursday, March 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Where: Ebling Symposium Center (Room 1220), Microbial Sciences Building, 1550 Linden Drive
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