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July 21st, 2011

The Tilleke & Gibbins Textile Collection - Tai Ceremonial Textiles and Their Uses: Tai Yuan Textiles of Thailand

The Tilleke & Gibbins Textile Collection - Tai Ceremonial Textiles and Their Uses: Tai Yuan Textiles of Thailand0

Tai Ceremonial Textiles and Their Uses:

Tai Yuan Textiles of Thailand

Dr. Linda S. McIntosh

 Consulting Curator Dr. Linda S. McIntosh will discuss various types of textiles produced by Tai Yuan weavers originating from northern and central Thailand. The Tai Yuan is the most populous group of the kingdom’s northern region, and Tai Yuan communities are found in numerous provinces, including Chiang Mai, Phrae, Lampang, Uttaradit, Saraburi, and Ratchaburi. The talk will briefly discuss the history of the Tai Yuan, using textiles from The Collection and field photographs to highlight the presentation.

Date:              Thursday, 21 July, 2011

Time:             1 pm - 3 pm

Venue:          The Tilleke & Gibbins Auditorium

   26th floor, Supalai Grand Tower

   1011 Rama 3 Road, Bangkok, Thailand

This Event is Free

For more information and reservation

Please Contact:

Dr. Linda S. McIntosh linda.m@tillekeandgibbins.com