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Dr. Smanchat Sittichai, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 12, 2017

Talking Ikat With Philippines’ Lucia Catanes

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"In our home country, the weavers take inspiration from the surrounding environment and the motifs and patterns are derived from the flora and fauna around"
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Myra Widiono, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 11, 2017

Talking Ikat With Indonesia’s Myra Widiono

Text by Sharmi Ghost Dastidar

"I tend to veer towards wearable and modern separates that are relatable to the experimental younger lot"
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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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