Persian rugs at the ICOC Carpet Fair

4.8 x 7 Bidjar- sky blue sapndrels

The ICOC Washington DC from 6-9 August 2015 includes a Carpet Fair with some 15 esteemed antique rug dealers. Many of these dealers will bring¬†tribal rugs and¬†Persian rugs and workshop carpets will also be a part of the fair exhibition. And Persian workshop carpets¬†are indeed collectable according to one of the exhibiting dealers¬†Douglas Stock,¬†Quadrifoglio Gallery.…

Exhibitors at Sartirana Textile Show 2015

Persian Khamseh, end of 19th century. Exhibitor Serkan Sari

Sartirana Textile Show 2015 will take place from Thursday 17 September through Sunday 20 September 2015. This years edition includes nearly twenty International and Italian antique rug dealers and many of them have been faithful Sartirana exhibitors for many years. Alberto Boralevi, Florence, Italy Bertram Frauenknecht, Istanbul, Turkey Chanteh di Kami, Turin, Italy Alain Emir,…

ICOC Carpet Fair

18th century central anatolian rug, mounted, 120x180cm. Exhibitor Mark Berkovich

The International Conference on Oriental Carpets 6-9 August 2015 in Washington DC includes a Carpet Fair with some 15 international antique rug dealers. The Carpet Fair will take place at Hotel Hilton Garden Inn, the conference hotel. The exhibiting antique rug and textile dealers include Mark Berkovich, Mete Mutlu, Rodney McDonald, Mohammad Zavvar, Seref Ozen,…

Rag Rug Exhibition at Gallery51 in Philadelphia, PA

Rag Rug Exhibition at Gallery51

Gallery51 runs a rug rag exhibition “Jane Doyle – Back to Front” from 5 June through 15 July 2015 at their gallery 51 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia. “Jane began weaving rag rugs more than 27 years ago. Because she wanted a heavier more durable product than the conventional rag rug, she discovered a traditional though…

Lectures International Conference on Oriental Carpets

Alberto Boralevi, Chair of ICOC Academic Comittee, will speak about Oriental Carpet Studies in the 21st century

Alberto Boralevi, Chair of ICOC Academic Committee, has just released the lecture program for the coming International Conference on Oriental Carpets in Washington DC 6-9 August 2015. “As far as the lecture program is concerned the Academic Committee decided that this Conference will have a different format from the previous ones. We wanted to reduce…

International Conference on Oriental Carpets 2015

Elmira Gyul held a lecture about Suzanis at ICOC Stockholm 2011

The¬†13th International Conference on Oriental Carpets (ICOC)¬†is being held 6-9 August 2015¬†in¬†cooperation with¬†the new Textile Museum on the campus of George Washington University, Washington DC. The Conference will include a series of interesting¬†lectures, admission to the opening exhibition at the new museum, exhibitions in and around Washington DC, access to the Textile Museum’s conservation and…