Virtual Field Trip Details
VFT Information
Title:Three Amazing Things About a World Quilt

Curator of International Collections Marin Hanson presents seven videos examining design elements of pieces from the International Quilt Museum's growing international collection. Video length ranges from 8-24 minutes and topics explore historic and cultural influences on quilts from Central Asia, Pakistan, Japan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, China, Russia and the United States.

THIS IS AN ASYNCHRONOUS EXPERIENCE. Free unit plan available for teacher use. Unit plans available with Google slides presentation(s). Students will need access to paper and writing utensils or digital equivalent.


As a follow up to the VFT, you are requested to complete a post event reflection at https://goo.gl/mFU4X5

Subject(s):Arts (Music & Art)Social Science
Grade Levels:Grade 9Grade 10Grade 11Grade 12
VFT Type:Webinar
Meeting Time:Schedule upon request by teacher
Duration:20 minutes
Registration Info:To register for this program, contact the education coordinator Lauren Holt for field trip information at 402-472-6549 or lauren.holt@unl.edu.
Tech Requirements:A computer, internet access, and a projector are required technology.
For questions about equipment, desktop applications or other concerns, contact your local ESU distance learning specialist. Click here for a list of ESU contacts.
Additional Cost Info:

Provider Information
Provider Name:International Quilt Museum
Description:The International Quilt Museum's mission is to build a global collection and audience that celebrate the cultural and artistic significance of quilts. The International Quilt Museum is located on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus at 33rd and Holdrege streets. The museum has the world's largest publicly held quilt collection, dating from the early 1700s to present and representing more than 60 countries. Diversity and inclusion are central to the University’s and the IQM’s mission and pursuit of excellence. Each person has something to gain from and offer to our community of learning, discovery and outreach. All are welcome here. We hold memberships with the American Alliance of Museums and Association of Academic Museums and Galleries. We enjoy a partnership with the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM) and Blue Star Museums, honoring active members of our military and their families with free admission between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Contact:Lauren Holt
Phone Number:402-472-6549