Explore contemporary tapestries and woven art from eight countries and hand-woven pieces that are a combination of weaving, digital photography, and neuroscience. For the first time ever, SJMQT is tapestry and woven art in its entirety until april 16th.
The Museum is closed on April 19th and April 20th
for exhibit installation.
SJMQT turns 40 years old in May.
Celebrate with us as we open our doors for an unforgettable day.
Mark your calendars for May 7th for this important anniversary.
LAURIE'S OPEN STUDIOS WILL RUN APRIL 7, 2017 TO SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017.
Open Studios will be every THURSDAY & FRIDAY 11:00 AM TO 3:30 PM AND SUNDAY FROM 11:00 AM TO 2:30 PM.
Help us welcome Laurie on First Friday Artwalk on April 7th at 7 PM.
"I am creating many different worlds based off of the physical world and the internal world. Using the walls of my studio, I work with muslin, screen printed drawings, fabrics, and many layers of water-based paints."-Laurie Shapiro
Celebrate the art, creators, craft and history of quilts & textiles.
What type of fiber art do you love? At the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, we have it all. Each year we present stunning exhibitions that feature contemporary and traditional artists, along with hands-on classes, lectures, workships, roundtables, symposiums, and more! Come visit us!
The Museum offers classes on everything fiber-related, from the methodologies of quilters to the conservation of fiber-crafts.
SJMQT relies on the generosity of its many benefactors. Show us how you support what we're doing. Please donate today.
Check out our events –– don't forget first Fridays of each month – admission is free from 7pm to 9pm.