The archnemeses of conflict rugs

Rafael Farouq

Aaron Davies remembers being blown away by the colours. As a substitute of the muted tones and summary motifs of conventional Persian carpets, the rug in entrance of him depicted a map of Afghanistan surrounded by weapons and tanks, woven with fluorescent pink, inexperienced, and blue threads. Often known as […]

Exhibit unites worlds of artistry, household

Rafael Farouq

“Dance & Conversations: Castings” by Pilar Agüero-Esparza (entrance) and “Testimony” by Jina Valentine are each a part of the “Making It Work” exhibit presently on show on the Lawrence Arts Middle. (Huascar Medina/Kansas Reflector) By HUASCAR MEDINACourtesy Kansas Reflector “Making It Work” is presently on show on the Lawrence Arts […]