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Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture 2024: Mending in the Museum: The Professionalization of Textile Conservation

Since 1990, the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection has proudly sponsored the annual Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture series in honor of Ruth Ketterer Harris, the collection’s first curator. We…

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Public Presentations by Design Studies 527: Global Artisan Students

This semester, students in the Design Studies 527: Global Artisans course collaborated with traditional weaving, embroidery, block-printing, and bandhani artists from the Kutch district of India. The…

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The Overshare: Telling Stories and Documenting a Life in Needle Lace

Sydney-based maker Maggie Hensel-Brown will join the CDMC to talk about her approach as a contemporary lace maker. With work currently on view in Lace from the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection…

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Textiles on Campus: A Panel Discussion on the Possibilities of the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection

Politics at Home: Textiles as American History, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, and Lace from the Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection, on view in the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery,…

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Cotton: A Conversation with Malkha

Sarah Anne Carter, Executive Director of the Center for Design and Material Culture, UW-Madison, introduces the Malkha | Madison project. Annapurna Mamidipudi (Ph.D., Science and Technology…

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Weaving Malkha

Weaving Malkha by Hong Huo for the CDMC and Malkha | Madison Project.

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Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture 2021: A Conversation with Bisa Butler

March 18, 2021. 4PM CT. Bisa Butler, an interdisciplinary textile artist whose works showcase personal and historical narratives of African-Americans, gave the Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Annette Becker

Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 12:00pm CT Annette Becker is a fashion historian and arts educator whose work focuses on accessible material culture studies. She currently serves as the director of…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Dakota Mace

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 1:00 PM CT Join CDMC Visiting Executive Director Sarah Anne Carter in this conversation with Diné (Navajo) artist and scholar, Dakota Mace. A graduate of the…

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CDMC Conversation Series / Serie de Conversaciones de CDMC: Día de los Muertos en los Tiempos de COVID

Domingo, 8 de noviembre de 2020, 7-8: 30pm CT / Sunday, November 8, 2020, 7-8:30pm CT Para esta edición de la Serie de Conversaciones de CDMC, el Centro de Diseño y Cultura Material…

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