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TAASA Textile Study Group, Sydney

Since its inception in 1994, the Textile Study Group, Sydney has provided members with a regular forum to study and appreciate all aspects of Asian textiles and adornment.

Meetings take place in a relaxed and social environment, where members enjoy presentations from either international & national experts or from within the group, as all are encouraged to research & present their own textile passions.

For more information, contact Marianne Hulsbosch at

TAASA Ceramics Study Group, Sydney

The TAASA Ceramics Study Group, Sydney offers members the opportunity for serious, in depth study of ceramics from all parts of Asia. The group aims to provide a convivial meeting point for collectors, curators and anyone interested in Asian ceramics and its place in the culture of Asia, as well as in contemporary ceramics that follow Asian ceramic traditions.

For more information, contact Margaret White at

Upcoming Events

For Gods, Kings and Ancestors: Ritual Ceramics in Asia

Sat, May 13, 2017

Enjoy a morning exploring the role that ceramics have played in the ceremonial life of various Asian societies, whether in religious or court context.

QLD Textile Interest Group

Collectors, conservators, academics and curators gather three times a year to focus on aspects of the vast and colourful world of Asian textiles.

For more information, contact Mandy Ridley at

Upcoming Events

Contemporary Indian Textiles

Mon, May 1, 2017

On this May Day afternoon tea event, join a discussion about the colourful world of contemporary Indian textiles and hear travellers' tales about textile hunting in India.

QLD Ceramics Interest Group

The Brisbane based Ceramics Interest Group regularly meets in a member’s home for a light meal followed by a handling session concentrating on one or more aspects of contemporary and historical Asian ceramics.

For more information, contact James MacKean at

Upcoming Events

Bird and Flower Painting on Asian Ceramics

Tue, Apr 25, 2017

Join us for an ANZAC Day afternoon tea to discuss ‘Bird and Flower’ motifs on Asian ceramics.