A TRANSCULTURAL MOSAIC included a recent gift of international textiles, an extraordinary Peruvian retablo, Mexican ceramic figures by Teodora Blanco, a traditional Sicilian painted donkey cart, African earthenware pots, a North African saddle, masks from Africa, New Guinea and India, a terra cotta elephant from India, a Middle Eastern pictorial carpet, and a Pre-Columbian ceramic funerary vessel.
This exhibition was funded in part by the San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture and the County of San Diego Community Enhancement Program.
Collection Source: Mingei International Museum
An intimate exhibition in the Museum’s Theater Gallery featuring a selection of shadow puppets from Indonesia.
Recycled and Embroidered Textiles of Bengal
Featuring approximately 40 kantha (decorative stitched quilting made from recycled sari) from the Museum's permanent collection.