I will be giving a lecture on Thursday October 13 at 7:00 pm at the Fiber Art Center in Amherst, MA.
October 13, 7 p.m., LECTURE: â€œWar Rugs of Afganistan.â€ Kevin Sudeith speaks of the history and motifs of Afgan war rugs. $5 non-members, members free.
October 14 â€“ 15, TRUNK SHOW: War Rugs of Afganistan. Come see magnificient handwoven rugs that include depictions of maps, tanks, bullets, flags, helicopters and trucks alongside traditional motifs such as poppies and urns. Kevin Sudeith, the pre-eminent collector and dealer in these rugs, will be on hand to answer questions about the origins of the rugs and the artists who weave them. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Foundation for Fiber Art.
I will be on hand with a selection of war rugs until Saturday afternoon.
Sunday, October 16 I am bringing rugs and the lecture to North Berkshire Creative Arts
War Rugs from Afghanistan — Sun. October 16
Northern Berkshire Creative Arts is pleased to welcome Kevin Sudeith, to lecture on â€œWar Rugs from Afghanistanâ€ from 12pm â€“ 3:30pm on Sunday October 16 at Northern Berkshire Creative Arts, located 2610 MASS MoCA Way. North Adams, MA. Their will be a reception and rugs will be offered for sale following the
lecture. For more information please contact Sean Riley at (413) 663-8338 … and also check out nbcaâ€™swebsite: nbcreativearts.org
I’m very excited about both venues, and I hope to see you there!