Mexican Shawls at the Fashion and Textile Museum

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May 232014
 

The Fashion and Textile Museum of London announces the first-ever exhibition on the rebozo–the classic Mexican shawl made famous in 20th century culture by Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.


This exhibit will include a painting by Zihuatanejo artist Graciela.

The exhibit explores the key role textiles have played in promoting Mexican culture worldwide from the 17th century to the present day. Continue reading »