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 several original, stunning exhibitions that feature contemporary and traditional artists, hands-on classes, symposiums, and more!  Come visit us!

above photo: Earth Stories: 25th Anniversary Exhibition from Studio Art Quilt Associates

Guest Curator Talk with Kate Eilertsen 

Saturday September 11 at 1pm

Free with Museum Admission

 

SJMQT in the NEWS

Check out Sal Pizarro's column featuring SJMQT's Wedding Dress: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow and our upcoming Fundraiser Tying the Knot. Click the link below for the full article. 

http://www.mercurynews.com/sal-pizarro/ci_30212690/pizarro-say-yes-dress-at-san-jose-quilt

SJMQT, SCVQA & SJZ IN ONE INTERVIEW WITH SIT & SEW RADIO'S sTEPHANIE sOEBING

Amanda Rawson, SJMQT Manager of Museum Advancement, Martine Yingling, SCVQA Member and Jazz Impressions liaison and Brendan Rawson, Executive Director San Jose Jazz discuss with Stephanie Soebing from Sit and Sew Radio about the current show Jazz Impressions in the Porcella Gallery.  Click the link below for a great listen on how the show developed. SJMQT interview begins 30 minutes into the podcast. Enjoy! 

http://sitandsewradio.com/episodes/episode-7-malka-dubrawsky-jazz-impressions-at-the-san-jose-museum-of-quilts-and-textiles/

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.


At San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles: Nancy Bavor, Curator of Collections and Exhibitions; Amanda Rawson, Manager of Museum Advancement; and Joan Phillips, Executive Director, talk with correspondent Tom Wilmer.

At San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles: Nancy Bavor, Curator of Collections and Exhibitions; Amanda Rawson, Manager of Museum Advancement; and Joan Phillips, Executive Director, talk with correspondent Tom Wilmer.

SJMQT on NPR

Check out Correspondent Tom Wilmer's NPR podcast about the Museum.  Read the article, then listen to the Podcast.  San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles – from Traditional to Cutting Edge.

Photo credit, Tom Wilmer.

Photo credit, Tom Wilmer.