Textile Museum Associates of Southern
California, Inc. (TMA/SC) is a non-profit organization founded in 1985.
TMA/SC presents monthly educational programs,
discussions, field trips,
and special events focused on handmade textiles, weavings, Oriental
carpets and costumes from around the world.
Our programs feature nationally and internationally renowned scholars,
curators, collectors, dealers and other experts, including our own enthusiastic
and knowledgeable members. We welcome guests and new members.
TMA/SC is associated with The Textile Museum in Washington, D.C. (www.textilemuseum.org),
and the American Conference on Oriental Rugs/ACOR (www.acor-rugs.org)
and currently has about 200 members.
Join us for programs and
on hand-created textiles and Oriental
carpets, ancient to contemporary
Saturday, April 26
The “Carpet Pages” in Islamic Manuscript Illumination:
Are they related to Historical carpet production?
Director (emeritus) of the Museum of Islamic Art,
State Museums of Berlin,
Hon. Professor of Islamic Art and Archaelogy, Freie Universitat Berlin
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Saturday, May 17, 2014
Our Textiles, Our Stories"
Curator of Eastern Hemisphere Collections,
The Textile Museum, Washington, D.C.