Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Coinciding with the opening of our newest exhibition, Cairo Under Wraps: Early Islamic Textiles, join experts for a series of informative and engaging lectur
Luxury textiles were indispensible symbols of status, wealth and power at imperial courts across the vast Islamic lands from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean.
ROM 100 Speaks is a cutting edge series that offers adults an opportunity to participate in learning and discovery through memorable once in a lifetime lecture experiences.
Join the Fashion Doctors, Dr. Timo Rissanen , Assistant Professor of Fashion Design and Sustainability, Parsons, School of Fashion and Dr. Alexandra Palmer, Senior Curator Textiles & Costume at the ROM, on an extraordinary creative journey.
Members only. Event is now fully booked. There are no waiting list.
A talk and tour of the Schad Gallery of Biodiversity with a particular emphasis on three exciting new projects that all seek to celebrate and animate the ROM's 100th anniversary.
This lecture charts the varied ways in which social interaction with textiles and their production informed the fabric of life of women in medieval Cairo.
Exclusively for ROM Members. Registration is required as space is limited. No waiting list.
Members will visit the Gothic Revival Bloor Street United Church and view mid-20th century stained glass by Celtic Studio, focusing on the Great South Window.
Pre-registration is required. Ticket sales will not be available at the door.