Below you can find an overview of our past events.
12 September: Peter Frankopan to open the new TRC exhibition Dressing the "Stans": Textiles, dress and jewellery from Central Asia
On 12 September the new TRC Gallery exhibition 'Dressing the Stans: Textiles, dress and jewellery from Central Asia' will be opened during an informal buffet lunch at the TRC, between 12.30 and 13.30 by the famous Oxford scholar, Dr. Peter Frankopan, the author of the widely acclaimed book The Silk Roads: A New History of the World (2015). The exhibition is co-funded by the Central Asia Initiative at Leiden University.
14 September: Lecture Dressing the Stans. Textiles and Dress from Central Asia by Dr. Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood
As part of the Tour of Asia on 14 September, Dr. Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood (TRC) will deliver the lecture "Dressing the Stans. Textiles and Dress from Central Asia". The event is co-organized with the Leiden Central Asia Initiative.