Oriental rug magazine
From Ashgabat to Istanbul
The exhibition ‚ÄėFrom Ashgabat to Istanbul‚Äô at the Textile Museum of Canada is a great reason to visit Toronto before April 19, 2015. The 70+ works of rug art on display come from over several private collections and institutions from all over Canada.
Published 01 November 2014
Van Ham: Carpets & Tapestries 5 December 2014
Van Ham will hold their next carpet specialist auction ‚ÄúCarpets & Tapestries” 5 December 2014. Their viewing exhibition will be open for the public 30 November ‚Äď 2 December 2014. One of the highlights is a small 18th century silk carpet from Xinjiang.
Published 24 October 2014
Textile Palimpsests by Jaina Mishra at Dawson College, Montreal
Montreal Oriental Rug Society has announced a lecture “Textile Palimpsests” by Jaina Mishra Saturday 25 October at 2.00 pm at Dawson College, Montreal. This talk we will explore a few such textile palimpsests – the Tampan Ship Cloth of Sumatra, the Phulkari Bagh of Punjab, the Ludhi of the Rabari tribe and a few others.
Published 22 October 2014
Last chance to visit the Antique Rug & Textile Show 2014
The Antique Rug & Textile Show at the Motel Capri in San Francisco will remain open Sunday 19 October from 10 am to 8 pm. So – if you are in the San Francisco Bay Area you will still have a chance to visit this year’s show.
Published 19 October 2014
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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.