Textile Hive

Welcome

Public Tours

Housed in the heart of downtown Portland, Textile Hive has public tours most Saturdays at 1 p.m. Visitors are granted an overview of the vast collection, including textiles and accessories than can only be viewed in Portland. Reservations can be made by clicking here

Private Tours

Private and educational tours can be arranged for groups interested in learning more about a specific facet of the collections. Please click here and fill out the form to check availability and fees or contact caleb at textilehive.com.

Events

Explore 500 years of Japanese textile art with Oregon artist Karen Miller. Discover the history and craft of kimono-making using traditional
Come take a tour of Textile Hive and experience the beauty of the Andrea Aranow Textile Design Collection. Located in the heart of downtown

Events Archive

Japonisme and Francophilia: A History of Clothing and Cultural Exchange March 21st 2024 5:00 PM Location: Textile Hive HQ

Explore the history of French and Japanese cultural exchange with a talk from Textile Hive!

Kaleidoscopic Style: Audrey's Whimsical Journey through Vintage Style June 29th 2023 5:30 PM Location: Textile Hive HQ

Collections manager Audrey Haller explores the complicated relationship between culture and style through Andrea Aranow’s collection.

Tradition and Technology: Exploring Sustainable Textile Dyeing May 30th 2023 5:00 PM

Textile Hive’s Artist in Residence and materials designer Aradhita Parasrampuria demonstrates sustainable bioluminescent pigments.

Grand Opening : The Andrea Aranow Research Library April 25th 2023 5:00 PM Location: 133 SW 2nd Ave suite 430

Please join us on Tuesday, April 25th at 5pm for the Grand Opening of the Andrea Aranow Textile Center Research Library!

Regenerative Archives October 27th 2022 5:00 PM Location: Textile Hive

A remembrance and opening showcase of fashion, textile, and costume materials from the Andrea Aranow Textile Research Center