Ancient Textiles from the Andes at the Whitworth

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Ancient Textiles from the Andes at Whitworth Art Gallery
Image: Andean textile. Courtesy: Paul Hughes Collection

Ancient Textiles from the Andes at The Whitworth, Manchester 29 March — 15 September 2019 Entrance is free

Explore a beautiful selection of ancient textiles from the Andes, presented alongside pieces from the Whitworth‘s collection. As well as celebrating breath-taking achievements in textile technique and design, this exhibition explores the complexities of their transition from local ritual to a wider international stage.

Ancient Textiles from the Andes at The Whitworth, Manchester 29 March — 15 September 2019 Entrance is free

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