The 10th international Shibori Symposium in Oaxaca Mexico

10th international Shibori Symposium in Oaxaca Mexico The city and state of Oaxaca was the stage on which international and local participants celebrated the 10th International Shibori Symposium (10iss) by Yoshiko Iwamoto Wada, ‘Encuentros Culturales – Cultural Encounters’. Spanning three weeks, 10iss offered five pre-and post-symposium tours, eight group day excursions to regions of Oaxaca, numerous hands-on workshops, paper presentations, seminars, discussion forums, and exhibition gallery tours. Over 300 hundred artists, artisans, scholars, teachers, designers, entrepreneurs, and textile enthusiasts from Mexico and around the world gathered in Mesoamerica for a meaningful exchange of knowledge, practice, tradition, and friendship.