Jozan Magazine

Mazandaran kilims at The Royal Museum of Fine Art in Antwerp

Mazandaran kilims exhibited at MAS

The Royal Museum of Fine Art’s exhibition ‘Encounters‘ opened in May in Antwerp and will run through 20 August 2017. The vision of the exhibition ‘Encounters’ is to show that art needs no explanation to impact or change us. Art does something to people; it makes a lasting impression and gives new insights. ‘The kilims’s from…

Collector Rugs at Austria Auction Company 22 August

Lot 15, a Qashqai-bagface

Austria Auction Company will hold their next oriental rug auction “Collector Rugs – No Reserve” 22 August 2017 at 5pm in Vienna. This antique oriental rugs auction is with no reserve and very low starting bids. The auction includes 159 lots and among them Turkmen, Caucasian, Persian, Kurdish, Baluch, Chinese antique oriental rugs, bags and kilims. Their preview exhibition…

New award ‘Carpet XL Star’

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Carpet XL has announced a new award ‘Carpet XL Star’ to outstanding companies in the rug retail business. ‘With this award we want to support the rug trade in several ways. First of all, it is of course a good motivation for the winners to be officially honoured for their exemplary job. Secondly, it would…

Oriental carpets at Bruun Rasmussen

A Kayseri silk rug, Turkey. Medallion design with cypresses surrounded by animal motifs. C. 1960. 184 x 124 cm. Est. 1100-1350.- Euro.

Bruun Rasmussen will hold their next international auction including oriental carpets 20-21 September 2017 at their premisis in Bredgade 33, Copehagen. The preview will be open for the public from Thursday 14 September through Monday 18 September. ‘Our sale includes a fine selection of oriental rugs, carpets and tapestries’ says Bruun Rasmussens carpet expert Henrik…

Side exhibitions at Sartirana Textile Show

David Sorgato: Raqm in the Sign of Embroidery

The annual Sartirana Textile Show will take place 14 – 17 September 2017. The show includes the traditional dealer fair and also two interesting side exhibitions. David Sorgato will exhibit 15th-19th century embroidery from the Orient and Europe. His show ‘Raqm in the Sign of Embroidery’ is the result of a twenty-five-years long research and a…

Persian rugs at Dr. Hull

Lot 186, Senneh rug, circa 1940, 200 x 139 cm

Auction House Dr. Hüll will hold their next special carpet auction “Old and Antique Rugs” Monday 3 July 2017 at 10 am in Cologne. Their preview will take place Saturday and Sunday 1-2 July from 12 am – 6 pm. This auction includes 344 lots, and among them Persian, Caucasian, Chinese, Anatolian and Turkmen rugs.…