We are closed January 18 and 19 for exhibit installations. We will reopen on January 20th. 

Something is loom-ing. 

 

 

 

Visitors enjoy the California Art Quilt Revolution: From the Summer of Love to the New Millennium. This exhibit runs until January 15, 2017. Photo by: Octavio Martinez

Visitors enjoy the California Art Quilt Revolution: From the Summer of Love to the New Millennium. This exhibit runs until January 15, 2017.

Photo by: Octavio Martinez

 A visitor observes "Clear Palisades" by Linda MacDonald up until January 15, 2017. Photo: Octavio Martinez

 A visitor observes "Clear Palisades" by Linda MacDonald up until January 15, 2017. Photo: Octavio Martinez

 

Listen to Sit & Sew radio. Curator of Collections, Nancy Bavor, is interviewed about the current exhibition

California Art Quilt Revolution: From the Summer of Love to the New Millennium

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Detail of knit VHS material by Cristina Velazquez Click here to see the completed VHS Art Installation in the Maker Space Gallery. 

Detail of knit VHS material by Cristina Velazquez

Click here to see the completed VHS Art Installation in the Maker Space Gallery. 

ARtist in Residence Cristina Velazquez

Velazquez's Open Studio hours will run January 7, 2017-March 26, 2017 on Wednesdays 11  AM-3:30 PM, and Saturdays and Sundays 11-2:30 PM. Experience Velazquez's experimental studio process. Gain inspiration from her use of recycled materials and installation art. Get to know our Artist in Residence.   

 

Museum visitors in the Turner Gallery. 

Museum visitors in the Turner Gallery. 

 

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!

 

 

 

Classes

The Museum offers classes on everything fiber-related, from the methodologies of quilters to the conservation of fiber-crafts.

Donate

SJMQT relies on the generosity of its many benefactors.  Show us how you support what we're doing.  Please donate today.

Event Calendar

Check out our events –– don't forget first Fridays of each month – admission is free from 7pm to 9pm.