Event Details

People observing attentively the exhibition: Arpillera: Chilean appliques that narrate in silence
アルピジェラ ~沈黙のなかで物語る、チリのキルト~
November, 2015. (Photo:Tomomitsu Oshima)

People observing attentively the exhibition: Arpillera: Chilean appliques that narrate in silence アルピジェラ ~沈黙のなかで物語る、チリのキルト~ November, 2015. (Photo:Tomomitsu Oshima)

 

Exhibition and associated activities:Arpillera: Chilean appliques that narrate in silence アルピジェラ ~沈黙のなかで物語る、チリのキルト~
Description: This exhibition showcases 18 arpilleras that belong to Oshima Hakko Museum and which are part of a wider collection. In 2013 Tomoko Sakai and Roberta Bacic worked on site to give the collection a structure.
Conflict Textiles

This initiative has been possible thanks to a long process of collaboration between the parties involved: Iwaki Performing Arts Center (Noriko Nakamura); Oshima Hakko Museum (Tomomitsu Oshima and
Sonoko Kobayashi) and Advisors (Tomoko Sakai and Roberta Bacic)

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Commissioned by: Iwaki Performing Arts Center; Oshima Hakko Museum; Tomoko Sakai & Roberta Bacic
Date(s): 5th November 2015 - 30th November 2015
Venue: Iwaki Performing Arts Center, Japan
waki, Fukushima Misaki-1-6 Taira, Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, 970-8026 Japan
Curator: Noriko Nakamura & Tomomitsu Oshima with assistance of Tomoko Sakai
Facilitator: Iwaki Performing Arts Center
Outcome: This exhibition brought arpilleras to a wider audience and deepened the connections between collaborating partners, paving the way for future collaboration.




Documents: • Exhibition leaflet - view
• Exhibition flier - view
• list of exhibition textiles - view
• Newpaper article (in Japanese) - view
 




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