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Joy of Weaving - WWWoW2


Exchange: Work at the workshops / studios
Teaching and learning together, exchanges in the studios of local artists


Tue 24.10.

Excursion to the TIM Augsburg (please register*)

We visit the Textile and Industrial Museum in Augsburg, guided tour by Dr. Karl  Borromäus Murr


Thur 26.10. 10 am-12 pm

Lecture at the LMU (please register*)

Indigenous Intellectual Property Rights: the struggle of Mayan women weavers in Guatemala to defend their ancestral craft

Representatives of the National Movement of Mayan Weavers in Guatemala talk about their activities on indigenous rights issues.



Workshop: For the pleasure of weaving together!

at Kulturzentrum LUISE

Fri 3-5 pm

Sat 10 am – 5 pm

Sun 10 am- 1 pm

Public workshop of all participating artists (please register*)

Guatemalan Mayan weavers share their specific skills together with local weavers/textile artists.



Periode of Production Studio 1 Halle 6

The artists in the project experiment and work together on new creations.


Exhibition: Joy of Weaving – WWWoW2 – So far apart and yet so close

in Studio 1 Halle 6


Opening hours Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue 3-7 pm; Sun 12-6 pm

Do 16.11.  6 pm  Opening of the Exhibition:

Presentation of the results of the collaboration between the Mayan weavers from Guatemala and the local weavers/textile artists

Sat 18.11.  6 pm  Ceremony of the Maya Weavers in the exhibition

The Mayan weavers perform a ceremony to bless the materials they use for their weavings.

Sun 19.11.  4 pm Joint Ritual

for all those participated in the project with the involvement of the audience

Tue 21.11.  6 pm Finissage





tim | Staatliches Textil- und

Industriemuseum Augsburg

Augsburger Kammgarnspinnerei (AKS)

Provinostraße 46

86153 Augsburg

LMU München

Department of Latin American Studies

Oettingenstraße 67

80538 München


Ausstellung und Produktionszentrum

Halle6, Studio 1

Dachauer Straße 112d / 80636 München

+49.(0)89.13928417 /



Kulturzentrum LUISE

Ruppertstraße 5

80337 München


Artist in residency Wohnungen

Dachauerstrasse 112e

80636 München



Waltraud Münzhuber

Werkraum Pesenbach

Kapuzinerstr. 37

80469 München


Werkstatt Sylvia Wiechmann

Gollierstr. 70 (MGH)

Aufgang C, 2. OG

80339 München


Atelier/Studio Doro Seror

Dachauerstrasse 112j, 

80636 München

Künstlerhaus Traubing

Tutzingerstr. 29

82327 Tutzing/Traubing

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