Fairs and conferences

Sartirana Textile Show

Alberto Boralevi in front of an early triclinium Soumak

Sartirana Textile Show took place Thursday 17 September 2015 through Sunday 20 September where more than 20 International and Italian dealers showed their antique rugs and textiles. The fair was opened by the mayor of Sartirana, Ernesto Prevedoni Gorone. As usual the quality of the exhibited rugs was high and the atmosphere relaxed. Former articles about Sartirana…

Sartirana Textile Show 2015 begins next Thursday

Copyright © Ivan Soenderholm Christensen

The annual Sartirana Textile Show will begin in a week Thursday 17 September 2015 and will run through Sunday 20 September. Opening hours are Thursday 17 September 6 pm – 10 pm, Friday 18 September 10 am – 8 pm, Saturday 19 September 10 am – 10 pm, and Sunday 20 September 10 am –…

International Conference on Oriental Carpets 13

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Washington, DC, in August, you say? Well, it all turned out very well. Planned and produced on a very short schedule, requiring Wendel Swan, who needed to be nearly omnipresent to put things together and bring it all off, the International Conference on Oriental Carpets was a real success. The hotel and dealers’ fair was in…

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,…