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Late Thursdays: Wild Textiles

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enter the wild world of textiles highlighting animal motifs found in the theatrical and political costumes of Dramatic Threads: Textiles of Asia. Highlights include live entertainment, artmaking activities, guided tours, and more. Light refreshments will be served. FREE Admission. Galleries open 5 pm; program begins 6 pm.


Get wild and dramatic during a fun game of karaoke as you sing tunes referencing animals and fashion. Winners will receive a Museum Shop gift card.

Animal motifs, textiles, and live dance come together during “The Wild Textiles Show” featuring dancers from Bollywood Funk NYC and lion dancers from the Chinese Freemasons Athletic Club.
Discover the animal in you during a Bazi (aka Chinese astrology) reading connecting your personal chart with textiles on display by Susan Chu of One Peace Sanctuary.

Decorate your hands with a henna design inspired by a textile on view.

Plus, textile-based artmaking activities, a planetarium show, guided tours, and more.

Sponsored by United.


March 15
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


For any questions about the arts calendar, please email sindy@newarkarts.org