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Boro Textiles: Sustainable Aesthetics Kid's Video Tour and Activity

Have the whole family join in on this quick trip around Japan Society’s gallery exhibit, Boro Textiles: Sustainable Aesthetics. The word boro originally meant "rags", but over time this word has come to describe the unique art seen in this gallery. Learn about the unique and interesting ways used by people in Japan to bring new life to clothing!

Then, design your own boro textile and outfit using our printable activity guide.


Download the activity here (printable PDF)

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