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June 12, 2013

A most unusual museum opening

Bandana Tewari | June 12, 2013 Vogue’s Bandana Tewari joins royalty and rain gods at the opening of Bhutan’s Royal Textile Academy. It was the day of the grand opening of the first Royal Textile […]
June 7, 2013

Well-known Indian designers showcase their designs

Two well-known Indian designers, Ritu Kumar and Rajesh Pratab Singh, took part in the textile fashion show, held yesterday in the capital. The event was organised to celebrate the inauguration of the Royal Textile Academy. […]
June 7, 2013

Royal Textile Academy receives a second grant of US$ 3 million

The state of the art academy is now open to educate Bhutanese youth on conservation, preservation, training, study and exhibition of the country’s textiles Ferring Group, a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group headquartered in Switzerland which […]
June 5, 2013

Royal Textile Academy formally launched

The Royal Textile Academy was formally launched in the capital, today. The patron and Chairperson of the academy, Her Majesty the Queen Mother, Sangay Choden Wangchuck, inaugurated the Academy. The academy’s new building houses state […]
June 4, 2013

Top Indian Designers take part in Bhutanese textile exhibition

On 5 June the grand opening ceremony of the Royal textile academy will take place in Thimphu. Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck, chairperson of the Academy will grace the occasion as the chief guest. […]