Islands of Color: Polynesian Quilts

ISLANDS OF COLOR: POLYNESIAN QUILTS

February 12–May 1, 2011

Curated by Kristine Herman
In Groves Gallery

Elaborate and vibrant quilts are used for more than just decoration in Polynesia, quilts are part of their cultural fabric and play a major role in ceremonial traditions. This exhibition highlights quilts recently given to the museum by Edward and Mina Smith.