See more objects with the color darkslategrey darkgrey gainsboro slategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

Textile, Squared

This is a Textile. It was designed by Junichi Arai. It is dated 1989 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is nylon and its technique is plain weave melted out using a clamp resist (itajime). It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Arai Creation System.

Cite this object as

Textile, Squared; Designed by Junichi Arai (Japanese, 1932 - 2017); Japan; nylon; Gift of Arai Creation System; 1990-82-4

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Textile, Squared |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 September 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>