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ROM Connects
Friday, October 19, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

Join master block carver Kondra Gangadhar, dye expert Jagada Rajappa, and researcher Rajarshi Sengupta as they explore the local knowledge structures that underlie the arts of carving woodblocks, dyeing with natural sources, and weaving complex silk himroo cloth in the Deccan.

ROM Connects
Friday, October 26, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

What happens when one making animal meets another? Join artist and writer Eleanor Morgan in this illustrated presentation that explores the history of the human uses of spider silk; from gun sights to sticky tunics via acoustic lures, royal underwear and the mystery of the disappearing spider goats.