A Museum Where Cultures Connect

Our Mission

To steward a vast collection of objects spanning the infinite breadth of human cultures for the advancement of knowledge and understanding

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Berkeley University of California

Current exhibit

Cloth that Stretches: Weaving Community Across Time and Space

On view February 13th through June 21st, 2020 Textile makers around the world do more than create vibrant fabrics for innumerable uses. Their creations stretch in countless ways. They reach back in time—reviving old traditions—and forward in time, bringing countless innovations,…

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