Textile Talks

Five fiber arts organizations have joined forces to present Textile Talks, a virtual lecture series you can enjoy from home.

Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates and Surface Design Association. The programs are held online at 2 p.m. Eastern (1 p.m. Central) on Wednesdays. Upcoming talks include:

 

Wednesday, November 16 (Register now)
Uncovering Black History: Quilts From The Collection of Carolyn Mazloomi
Presented by: International Quilt Museum

Wednesday, November 23
Topic TBA
Presented by: Quilt Alliance

Wednesday, November 30 (Register now)
Sacred Threads, Expressing Life's Journeys
Presented by: SAQA

Content in Textile Talks presentations is intended for personal educational and inspirational purposes. If you would like to use a presentation for a group, please contact the presenting organization.

Thank you to our Textile Talks sponsors:

 

Textile Talks Presented by the IQM

(Previous IQM Textile Talks can also be view on our YouTube Channel)

May 6, 2020: Cultivating Culture

May 6, 2020: Cultivating Culture
May 6, 2020: Cultivating Culture

June 17, 2020: Quilts in Common

June 17, 2020: Quilts in Common
June 17, 2020: Quilts in Common

July 29, 2020: Care & Conservation

July 29, 2020: Care & Conservation
July 29, 2020: Care & Conservation

Sept. 9, 2020: A Discussion of Cloth Constructions

Sept. 9, 2020: A Discussion of Cloth Constructions
Sept. 9, 2020: A Discussion of Cloth Constructions

Oct. 21, 2020: One Hundred Good Wishes Quilts

Oct. 21, 2020: One Hundred Good Wishes Quilts
Oct. 21, 2020: One Hundred Good Wishes Quilts

Dec. 9, 2020: Quilts of Emotion

Dec. 9, 2020: Quilts of Emotion
Dec. 9, 2020: Quilts of Emotion

Feb. 3, 2021: Sample Home

Feb. 3, 2021: Sample Home
Feb. 3, 2021: Sample Home

March 17, 2021: Abstract Design in American Quilts at 50

March 17, 2021: Abstract Design in American Quilts at 50
March 17, 2021: Abstract Design in American Quilts at 50

April 28, 2021: New York Nexus

April 28, 2021: New York Nexus
April 28, 2021: New York Nexus

June 9, 2021: Raising the Profile

June 9, 2021: Raising the Profile
June 9, 2021: Raising the Profile

July 21, 2021: Journey to Japan

July 21, 2021: Journey to Japan
July 21, 2021: Journey to Japan

September 1, 2021: United in Memory, 9/11 - Twenty years After 9/11

September 1, 2021: United in Memory, 9/11 - Twenty years After 9/11
September 1, 2021: United in Memory, 9/11 - Twenty years After 9/11

October 13, 2021: Ask Me Anything with IQM Collections Manager Sarah Walcott

October 13, 2021: Ask Me Anything with IQM Collections Manager Sarah Walcott
October 13, 2021: Ask Me Anything with IQM Collections Manager Sarah Walcott

December 1, 2021: Modern Meets Modern

December 1, 2021: Modern Meets Modern
December 1, 2021: Modern Meets Modern

January 26, 2022: Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas

January 26, 2022: Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas
January 26, 2022: Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas

March 9, 2022: James Collection | Classics

March 9, 2022: James Collection | Classics
March 9, 2022: James Collection | Classics

April 6, 2022: Red and White Collection

April 6, 2022: Red and White Collection
April 6, 2022: Red and White Collection

June 1, 2022: James Collection | New Horizons

June 1, 2022: James Collection | New Horizons
June 1, 2022: James Collection | New Horizons

June 15, 2022: Quilt National | Then and Now

June 15, 2022: Quilt National | Then and Now
June 15, 2022: Quilt National | Then and Now

July 13, 2022: James Collection | From the Studio

July 13, 2022: James Collection | From the Studio
July 13, 2022: James Collection | From the Studio

August 24, 2022: Collecting Patchwork in Central Asia| A Discussion with Christine Martens

August 24, 2022: Collecting Patchwork in Central Asia| A Discussion with Christine Martens
August 24, 2022: Collecting Patchwork in Central Asia| A Discussion with Christine Martens