A TRANSCULTURAL MOSAIC featured objects of daily use from Papua New Guinea, The Philippines, the Indonesian Archipelago, Thailand and Burma. The objects included woven and batik textiles, masks, shadow puppets, baskets, textile printing tjaps (metal stamps for printing batik textiles), sculpture and shrines.
A video of the traditional dance of Bali — Barong — played during the exhibition.
The exhibition was funded in part the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture and the County of San Diego Community Enhancement Program.
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.