In The Studio
Monday, June 19, 2017
Gritty In Pink, Bailey Contemporary Arts, Pompano Beach, Florida, 2017
Excited to be part of this exhibition.
Three of my pieces are included in the show.
Bailey Contemporary Arts
Gritty In Pink
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Sassanian silk industry, established in Iran.
Great importance to Islamic rulers.
Practice of distributing silk robes to courtiers and official as a mark of royal appointment or favor.
Textiles also important as a means to implement Sassanian motifs into other cultures.
Religious constraints stimulated new forms of art
Forbidden to drink from gold and silver vessels, okay to eat off gold/silver.
Wood, glass, ceramic had to be made for the more pious.
Article on Discovery.