Oriental rug magazine
Schuler auction including carpets
Schuler’s next art and antiques auction in June 2013 includes 117 Oriental rugs, carpets, flatweaves and textiles. The carpet session starts 17 June 2013 at 9.00.
Published 14 June 2013
Mia Muratori: Translations: Encaustic Paintings to Wool Rugs
American artist, Mia Muratori is working with weavers in Pakistan and Nepal to translate her repertoire of encaustic paintings into unique, hand-woven, art rugs. Her show ‘Translations: Encaustic Paintings to Wool Rugs’ runs from June 7 – 23, 2013 at Gallery51 in Philadelphia.
Published 10 June 2013
Exceptional price $33.8 million for a 17th century Kerman carpet
Sotheby’s auction ‘Important Carpets from the William A. Clark Collection’ 5 June 2013 in New York brought a world record for a carpet sold at an auction. A 17th century Kerman ‘The Clark Sickle-Leaf Carpet’, lot 12, sold for an exceptional price of $33.8 million.
Published 09 June 2013
Hali’s website has got a major overhaul
After nearly a year without any activity at their website Hali Publication in April 2013 launched a redesigned website based on advanced open access software.
Published 04 June 2013
Oriental rugs & books
Antique oriental rugs and decorative rugs
Our Vendor’s gallery for antique and tribal rugs and Oriental Rug Gallery are venues for buyers and sellers of antique and collectable rugs, carpets, kilims and textiles. The offers from our e-gallery vendors include Persian rugs, Turkmen rugs, Caucasian rugs, Anatolian rugs and much more.
Rug & textile books
The¬†Rug Book Store¬†includes more than 2.600 carpet & textile book titles for sale through the Internet’s largest online book sale portals.
Directory, guides and archive
Oriental Rug Directory
The Oriental Rug Directory¬†is human edited and includes more than 600 links to rug and textile dealers, museum sites, magazines, rug societies and more.
Archive and guides
Our educational¬†photo-gallery¬†- a virtual rug and textile museum – shows photos of more than 1400 Persian rugs, Turkish carpets, Caucasian, Turkmen, Chinese, Indian and Pakistani carpets.¬†This section also includes Oriental rug guides and videos, maps and a Rug Lexicon.¬†Our¬†archive¬†includes articles published 2002 – 2009.