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During our stay we collected all sorts of objects which slowly turned into an altar in Irma's, Elma's and Anita's hotelroom. The altar consisted of objects for daily use, such as a dishwashing brush, but also a portrait of Rembrandt to make a home in a bare hotelroom. We almost spent a full month and...
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Various artists and designers at the DDW 2019 have been exploring the use of natural dyes as an alternative for the polluting colours from the textile industry. An almost forgotten ancient tradition, which is still very much alive in India.
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Diwali is the time to lit earthen diyas. The demand of these diyas is decreasing every year as fancier forms of light are replacing the traditional ones.
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The Dutch king and queen are on a statevisit to India and are exploring new collaborations in Kochi. The area was known as Dutch Malabar in the 17th and 18th century where various traces of the VOC can be found.
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Textiel Factorij was invited to take part at the round table on cultural heritage, organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW) and Foreign Affairs (BZ).
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The craft sector is the largest source of income in India among rural populations after agriculture.
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Lipika linked me to a small block printing workshop in Rajasthan, where they have been practicing the century old block printing technique named dabu, printing with mud.
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Hannah Kindler invites you for the presentation of the handwoven and hand-dyed indigo scarves she made last year in India. On view at Capsicum from 30th June – 23 July 2018 at Oude Hoogstraat 1, 1012 CD Amsterdam.
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