Vision

The vision for this project is to reveal the story of muslin, the fabled fabric of Bengal, making people aware globally of its historic significance. The aim is to explore its unique history and contributions through a series of events and activities. Drik aspires to recreate the story of this legendary textile that was used by both Western and Mughal courts, raising awareness of its rich heritage and the distinctive impact it had upon the world in terms of textile artistry and global trade. The project will investigate the potential of reviving muslin production and explore how this sought-after textile of the past could function in a contemporary design setting.