Thursday January 26, 2017
Opening for Winter Exhibitions
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us Thursday, January 26, at 5:30 P.M. as we celebrate the opening of the MMFA’s 2017 Winter exhibitions. Attend the reception and tour the exhibitions “Sewn Together: Two Centuries of Alabama Quilts” and “Nature, Tradition, & Innovation: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Gordon Brodfuehrer Collection.” For more information go to mmfa.org.
Immediately following the reception, Jennifer Swope, Assistant Curator, and David and Roberta Logie Department of Textile and Fashion Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, will explore the work of Alabama and other American quilters in the context of their transformation from bed covers to art.