Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Museum of Art

Stories in Cloth: The Threads of Daily Life

May 21 – July 31, 2011

Textiles decorate and signify, disguise and protect, depict stories and enrich ceremonies. Dr. May Weber examines how textiles have been essential to the rituals and traditions of everyday life through objects in her own collection.

Image: Child's Cradle (detail), Anatolia (modern-day Turkey), Collection of Dr. May Weber