Wednesday, April 28, 2021
5:00 pm–6:30 pm

Recommended for K–12 Educators and College Faculty

Add to Calendar 2021-04-28 17:00:00 2021-04-28 18:30:00 Revealing American Quilts - 04/28/2021 05:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Commonly seen as privately owned vernacular objects, American quilts and coverlets reveal complex collective, often untold, narratives. Join the curator of the MFA’s upcoming exhibition, "Fabric of a Nation: American Quilt Stories," for this workshop inviting educators teaching across disciplines to peer beneath the cover and examine quilts through the interpretive frames of gender, national identity, and cultural practice.

Jennifer Swope, assistant curator, Textile and Fashion Arts

This session is led via Zoom and includes opportunities for questions and dialogue.

Follow the link to preregister for the program.*

*Live-streaming programs utilize Zoom. To access you will be required to download Zoom.

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