Announcements

New award ‘Carpet XL Star’ award

carpetXLstar

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…

Antique Chinese silk fragments and more

Rupert Smith in his stand at STS 2011 (Jozan archive photo)

Rupert Smith Textiles, supplier to the Hong Kong trade since 1987, will present a one night sale 4 October 2016, 6pm-9pm, to coincide with Fine Art Asia 2-5 October 2016. Ruperts selection will include antique Chinese silk fragments, banners and costumes, Tibetan sitting, saddle and cushion carpets. Location and more information: Platform Gallery (above Open Door…

Jozan news

Jozan_Online_Magazine

Jozan Online Magazine has got a major overhaul with new layout and new navigation structure. We have worked hard in April and May to set up the new structure and all several thousand Jozan pages are now “mobile friendly”.

Textile Society of America

Archive photo TSA Symposium 2012: Enthusiastic questions followed the papers presented at the panel Central Asian Textiles.

The Textile Society of America has just made a ‘call for papers’ for their symposium next year. The online submission proces for proposals is just opened and will run through 1 October 2013. The symposium will take place 10-14 September 2014 in Los Angeles.

Carpet Collector

Carpet Collector

Dear friends of Jozan. We – the editors of Carpet Collector – just finished the third issue of this new magazine for all rug collectors and connoisseurs. It is now going to the printer and will be shipped in early July.