This unique exhibition, taking place parallel to the 6th Riga International Textile and Fiber Art Triennial, will display tapestries from the designs of famous artists Henri Matisse and Joan Miro, legendary French tapestry maker Jean Lurcat, and others. This exhibition give viewers the opportunity to become acquianted with the tapestry manfacturing traditions of the 20th and 21st centuries, which have been carefully studied and preserved under the auspices of the French Ministry of Culture. A tapestry designed by Latvian artist Egils Rozenbergs that was created at the Mobilier National tapestry factory in Paris in the spring of 2018 will also be on display.
Created and done by: Mobilier International et Manufactures nationales de tapis et tapisseries / French Institute in Latvia / Latvian National Museum of Art / Museum of Decorative Arts and Design
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