Kami Bay Batik Textiles
Textiles and Fashion
Date: Apr 8 – Apr 14Space: Main Gallery
The Indonesian community in Hawke’s Bay presents their traditional textiles to the wider Hawke’s Bay community in this textile exhibition. Batik is the traditional textile which on October 2, 2009 was officially recognized by UNESCO as a Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity from Indonesia. Since then, the Indonesian people and Indonesian government have been encouraged to safeguard, transmit, promote, and develop the craftsmanship of batik.
Not to miss are the Batik workshops and fashion show on April 9.