Jan 26, 2017

Tonight at 7:00 PM

Join us TONIGHT at the 
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts!

5:30 - Reception
Opening reception for our collaborative exhibition 
Sewn Together: Two Centuries of Alabama Quilts

7:00 - Guest Lecture
From Bed to Wall: Quilts as Art
Jennifer Swope of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Sewn Together: Two Centuries of Alabama Quilts

features 14 nineteenth- and twentieth-century quilts from the Archives' collection paired with 14 contemporary quilts from the collection of the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Presented as "exemplary pairs," the quilts illustrate comparisons of the varied techniques, themes, and traditional patterns seen in two centuries of Alabama quilt making. 

The exhibition will be on display through April 16, 2017 at the MMFA. 

View the exhibition's online component

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