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Aizhan Bekkulova, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 10, 2017

"I worked with many traditional designs earlier but my interests always veered towards contemporary choices"
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Altynai Osmoeva, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 09, 2017

Talking Ikat With Kyrgyzstan’s Altynai Ozmoeva

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"I have always loved textiles and the richness of Ikat from all across the globe has enticed me for many years now"
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Alfonso Guinoo, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 08, 2017

Talking Ikat With Philippines’ Alfonso Guinoo

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"From the place I come, people, especially the simple village folk love to weave"
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Edric Ong, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 07, 2017

Talking Ikat With Malaysia’s Edric Ong

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"While curating the collection at the World Ikat Textiles festival, we took care to ensure that the time-honoured Ikat traditions are reflected in a wholesome manner"
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Merdi Sihombing, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 06, 2017

Talking Ikat With Indonesia’s Merdi Sihombing

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"The trick is in contemporising age-old crafts with a twist here and there"
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Gunjan Jain, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 05, 2017

Talking Ikat With India’s Gunjan Jain

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

“Those early years in Odisha with one of the world’s oldest and greatest traditions of ikat weaving changed my life”
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