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In Conversation: Gloria Giffords

May 10 at 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Juanita Guamea, Plain Tapestry Weave Serape Blanket, 1979, natural dye home spun wool. Collection of the Tucson Museum of Art. Gift of Gloria Giffords. 2016.23.3

Join us on May 10, at 5:30 PM for a celebration of TMA’s latest feature-exhibition, “Mayo Textiles from the Giffords Collection,” featuring a lecture from collector Gloria Gifford.

Gloria Giffords will be in conversation with TMA’s Chief Curator, Dr. Julie Sasse, discussing the stories behind these works of woven-art, the significance of Mayo textiles, and the art of weaving.

Mayo Textiles from the Giffords Collection opens to the public on May 3, 2018.

Please RSVP to this free event by calling (520) 616-2684, or emailing RSVP@tucsonmuseumofart.org with the name of the event in the subject line.


Image credit: Petra Yocopicio, Serape Blanket, 1978, natural white, black, and blue homespun wool. Collection of the Tucson Museum of Art. Gift of Gloria Giffords. about Mayo textiles and the art of weaving.

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Date:
May 10
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block
140 North Main Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
Phone:
520-624-2333