Cornell University

This is a past event. Its details are archived for historical purposes.

The contact information may no longer be valid.

Please visit our current events listings to look for similar events by title, location, or venue.

Threading the Needle: Weaving Traditions into Contemporary Textile Art

Sunday, August 27, 2023

Mann Library Gallery, Second Floor, Mann Library 237 Mann Drive, Ithaca NY

Using needle and thread, warp and weft, 28 artists mend and explore the meaning and self-expression behind textile creation and envision a future of textiles and “slow fashion” that brings storytelling back into the conversation and back into our own relationship with the textiles in our lives.  

Mann Library is pleased to present "Threading the Needle" as part of the "Threads of History: Textiles Across Cornell" programming occurring on the Cornell campus in.  2022/2023.  Other exhibits and events taking place at Mann Library as part of this programming include:

Check for more details and updates on additional programming. 

Google Calendar iCal Outlook
Event Type



Cornell University Library, Mann Library

University Themes

Public Engagement


textiles, Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Fiber Art


Contact E-Mail

Contact Name

Jenny Leijonhufvud

Dept. Web Site

Disability Access Information

The Mann Library building is fully accessible. If additional accommodations are needed, please contact


March 23, 2023

Open To

Free and open to all.

Recent Activity