Textile Talks

Six fiber organizations are joining 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 (11 a.m. Pacific) on Wednesdays. Upcoming talks include:​​

  • Wednesday, January 5, Topic TBA, Presented by: Quilt Alliance

  • Wednesday, January 12, Topic TBA, Presented by: Surface Design Association

  • Wednesday, January 19, "Conversations with the Artists: Intersect Chicago, part 2," Presented by: SAQA (Register now),

 

Click here to view recordings of past Textile Talks.

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:

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