2nd – 17th April 2005
10th – 25th Sept.2005
Bags were produced by young women before their marriage as an important part of the dowry. The value of a bride is measured and defined by the number of pile-knotted and flat-woven bags that she will bring to the marriage.
Flyer --> Bags for Life – for the Survival of Nomads. <-- Flyer (in German)
Opening times: Sa+Su 14-22 clock, on weekdays by appointment only, ++41 (0)44 853 03 52, info 5vr orientgalerie.ch
12th – 27th Nov. 2005
LURI, „tachte arus“, (wedding seat), 90x52cm silk on a foundation wool
Flyer --> Treasures, Rarities, Beautis from the Orient <-- Flyer (in German)