LECTURES

East Bay Heritage Quilters, “Power of Stitchery,” Kensington, CA. 2019.

Film clip on tattered, mended, Boro textile from Japan

Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA, USA. 2015.

The Textile Museum, Toronto, Canada. 2015.

The Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan. 2009, 2014.

Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology. University of California at Berkeley, CA, USa. 1995, 2012, 2014.

Centro Regional de Artesanía de Castilla y León, Barcelona, Spain. 2009.

Saint Martin College, London, UK. 2002.

Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA, USA. 2002.

Fabric Workshop & Museum, “Memory on Cloth: Shibori Now.” Philadelphia, PA, USA. 2002.

Henry Art Gallery and the University of Washington. “Fiber Art Movement and Avant-garde Art in Post World War II Japan.” Seattle, WA, USA. 2001.

Seattle Art Museum, co-sponsored by Seattle Textile and Rugs Society, “Shibori: Hand and Technology.” Seattle, WA, USA. 2000.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, “Structure & Surface: Contemporary Japanese Textiles.” San Francisco, CA. 2000.

Saint Louis Art Museum, keynote lecture for the exhibition “Structure & Surface: Contemporary Japanse Textiles.” Saint Louis, MS, USA. 1999.

New York Museum of Modern Art, keynote lecture for the exhibition “Structure & Surface: Contemporary Japanese Textiles,” New York, NY, USA. 1999.

M.H. De Young Museum for the Texile Art Council. San Francisco, CA. 1995, ’97.

Gunma Prefecture Textile Industry Research Institute, Kiryu, Japan. 1996, ’97, ’98.

Pontifica Universidad Catolica. Santiago, Chile. 1997, ’98.

Fundación Museo Amano, Lima, Peru. 1997.

Ukiyo-e Society of America. New York, NY. 1994.

San Francisco Craft & Folk Art Museum, San Francisco, CA. 1987-90, ’94.

National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Washington DC, USA. 1993.

University of California, Davis. Davis, CA. 1980, ’85, ’92.

Harbour Front. Toronto, Canada. 1991.

Alberta College of Art. Calgary, Canada. 1980, ’91.

Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Smithsonian Institution. Washinton DC, USA. 1993.

California State University, Sacramento, CA. 1985-89.

The Asia Society. New York, NY, USA. 1988.

“What to Wear” Wearable Art Symposium, Mendocino Art Center. Mendocino, CA, USA. 1987.

The National Museum of History. Taipei, Taiwan. 1985.

American Institute. Taipei, Tawan. 1985.

Arimatsu Shibori Preservation Society. Nagoya, Japan. 1985.

The National Museum. Jakarta, Indonesia, 1985.

California College of Arts & Crafts. Oakland, CA. 1980, ’85.

Jay Jay School of Art. Bombay, India. 1984.

Weavers Service Centre. Madras, India. 1984.

Regional Handicrafts Development Centre, Bangalore, India. 1984.

National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, India. 1984.