Threads Of Life

Textiles of the Month

Mau Naek from Timor

This textile was made in the traditional community of Boti in West Timor. The weaver group spins thread into cotton

Ei Ledo from Savu

The culture of Savu and Rai Jua places great weight on ancestry, birthplace, and community life. The local traditional religion,

Agal from Nusa Penida

Agal Nusa Penida, Bali Nusa Penida remains among the few places in Bali where traditional dyeing and unique weaving techniques

Geringsing from Bali

Geringsing Pat Likur Tenganan Pegerinsingan, Bali The Balinese village of Tenganan Pergerinsingan is one of three place sin the world

Songket from Bali

Songket Sidemen, Bali Songket is a supplementary weft technique, the motif being created in the base weave during weaving. The

Sekomandi from Sulawesi

Sekomandi Architectural Hanging The sekomandi textile has an ikat centre field and striped border panels. The ikat is always two

Textiles of the Month

Mau Naek from Timor This textile was made in the traditional community of Boti in West Timor. The weaver group