Woman’s upper garment from Guizhou Province, China
circa 1984, cotton and silk
Museum of International Folk Art, 706 Camino Lejo, 505- 476-1200 Quilts made from appliquéd scraps and patched fabrics are a tradition in China, and renewed scholarly and artistic interest have led to a revival. The show Quilts of Southwe est China presents a number of works that reflect the research of a consortium of U. S. and Chinese museums, offering a glimpse into Chinese history, artistry, and identity. The show is on view through Jan. 221, 2018.