Member Program: "Woven Interiors" Curator Tour
Sumru Belger Krody, Senior Curator, The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
Elizabeth Dospel Williams, Assistant Curator, Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Saturday, September 7, 12 PM
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
701 21s Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
Discover the richly decorated world of early Medieval palaces, villas, and sacred spaces in the eastern Mediterranean on an exhibition tour with co-curators Sumru Belger Krody and Elizabeth Dospel Williams. Woven Interiors: Furnishing Early Medieval Egypt brings together rarely displayed artworks from the fourth to the twelfth centuries, revealing how textiles infused warmth and beauty into Egypt’s interior spaces.
Free for members, but reservations are required. Call Danielle Tyson at 202-994-5242 for questions. You can also join or renew a membership online.