• Lincoln, Nebraska
February 22, 2019 - July 14, 2019
Geeta Khandelwal will share some of her collection of Godhari quilts at an upcoming exhibition, Collecting and Recollecting: Contemporary Quilts in Western India. Khandelwal is on the board at IQSCM, and her own Godhari quilts are included in their collections. She describes the style: "Godharis are made out of recycled fabrics like saris and lungis which are readily available at home. It’s a free style of art — they use whatever material is available and intuitively a unique design appears. Each godhari tells an interesting story.”
Khandelwal's book on Godharis of Maharastra is a travel diary that documents her exploration of the Maharastra region in India and documents the the Godharis crafted there. Check out a book review from The Hindu's online newspaper.
International Quilt Study Center & Museum
1523 N. 33rd St.
Lincoln, NE 68583