All Tradition Is Change
Laurann Gilbertson
Thursday at 3:30 pm

Explore and expand your ideas of what is “tradition” and “traditional” while looking at historical objects and pieces made today by artists working “within the tradition.” Examples are textiles from Norway and Norwegian America: weaving, quiltmaking, embroidery, baptismal garments, and knitting.

Laurann Gilbertson holds a BA in Anthropology and a MS in Textiles and Clothing from Iowa State University. She was Textile Curator at Vesterheim for 19 years and is now Chief Curator