Sunday, June 3
3 - 5 pm

As a supporting program of the exhibition, Guns: Loaded Conversations, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles is pleased to present Bang! Bang! Discussing America’s Second Amendment in collaboration with Stanford University Law Professor, John J. Donohue III.  Join us for an informative presentation and Q&A to discuss guns, their history and their cultural and social significance.

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Museum closed for installation April 18 - 21



Shoji Tabucheese

Chuck Stolarek →

Without A Net

Susan Else →



A Geographical Journey

The Paul J. Smith
Textile Collection →

Talismanic Tresses

Vien Le Wood →


 From Sabine Reckewell's  Linear Interventions , SJMQT 2017.

From Sabine Reckewell's Linear Interventions, SJMQT 2017.

"This place is a
dream come true."


Call for Artists

The Art of Labor: juried members exhibition 2018

deadline April 6, 2018

Members of the Surface Design Association are invited to submit work for the 2018 International Juried Members exhibition, The Art of Labor. The exhibition will be held in partnership with the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles (SJMQT) in San Jose, CA, July 22, 2018 – October 14, 2018. The exhibition includes awards. Entries may be submitted online January 8, 2018 – April 6, 2018.



Purchase the Without a Net: Susan Else Exhibition Catalog

This exhibition catalog documents Without A Net: Susan Else, and includes quality color images of Susan Else's artworks. 

Contact louise@sjquiltmuseum.org to make an order. 




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


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