TITLE

TRACKING THE SACRED

AUTHOR(S)
Malarcher, Patricia
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall96, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comments on whether the textile design that alludes to non-material reality or contains symbolic representation or results from a meditative process can be described as sacred. According to the author, in all times and places, textiles have served as mediators between human beings and that which is considered sacred. The author says that textiles also offer surfaces for images that refer to the sacred.
ACCESSION #
40085852

 

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