Mary A. Stinson (American), Crazy Quilt, ca.
1880, Silk, 81 ¼ x 81 ⅝ in.; Brooklyn Museum,
Designated Purchase Fund, 1995.87, Brooklyn
Museum photograph (Gavin Ashworth, photographer),
2012 - as featured on CultureCapital,com
$10, students with ID and 65+ $8, Free for NMWA members and youth 18 and under
Free on the first Sunday of the month for Community Days!
Workt by Hand: Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts
Friday, December 20th - Sunday, April 27th
This exhibition breaks new ground by examining quilts through the lens of contemporary feminist theory. The exhibit showcases 35 quilts from the 18th-20th-century from the Brooklyn Museum's renowned decorative arts collection.