Smithsonian Center For Folklife & Cultural Heritage

Syunik-Artsakh rug from the collection of the Local Lore Museum of Goris, 20th century. 
(Photo by Areg Balayan, My Armenia Program)

From Wool to Elegant Carpets: The Smoothest Route Through Armenia

June 10th, 2021, 6:00AM
Vahagn working on a clay jug. (Photo by Narek Harutyunyan, My Armenia Program)

The Potter's Wheel: An Inexhaustible Source of Energy

March 25th, 2021, 12:00AM
Jim McDowell holds his jug, “Emmett Till.” (Photo By Rimas Zailskas, courtesy of Asheville Made Magazine)

Facing History: Lessons from the Potter’s Wheel

February 9th, 2021, 12:00PM