Fairs and conferences

American Conference on Oriental Rugs

The American Conference on Oriental Rugs 2004 (ACOR 7) will be held in Seattle, Washington USA March 25-28. The conferences has been popular among enthusiasts because it focuses on the interests of collectors. The lectures covers a wide range of topics and sessions will touch world’s major weaving tradition: Afshar rugs, Chilkat blankets, Kurdish bags,…

Preview – Munich Textile Art 2004

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   Kazak 19th. ct. from Adil Besim©MTA Munich Textile Art will take place from March 4th to 7th 2004. The exhibition includes antique rugs, flatweaves, tapestries and textiles from reputable exhibitors. The exhibitors includes Galerie Frauenknecht, Galerie Arabesque, Ex Oriente, Adil Bisim  – to mention a few of the announced exhibitors. There will be more than 20…

ICOC 2003 Impression

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photos and article by Mike Tschebull As I saw it, the Kaitag exhibition at the Omni Hotel was the best of the lot. Kaitag horsemen Kaitag installation The pieces themselves were hung in a harmonious way in a coherent space, they were very compelling textiles to view, they were small enough so that lighting was…

München Textile Art 2003

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  MTA 2003: Konya prayer rug 18th Century from Galerie Bieler,©MTA Munich Textile Art will take place from March 6th to 9th 2003. The exhibition includes antique rugs, flatweaves, tapestries and textiles from reputable exhibitors.The exhibitors include Galerie Frauenknecht, Adil Bisim, Galerie Bieler, James Cohen, Wieser & Meindl, Daniel Goodman and  Noah’s Ark – to mention…

ICOC 10th Washington DC 17-21 April 2003

The 10th International Conference on Oriental Carpets  will be held in Washington, DC from 17 – 21 April 2003. The conference will include an academic program, exhibitions, a carpet fair in 71 booths and both pre- and post conference tours. ICOC Chairman Murray L. Eiland, Jr., will conduct the Academic Sessions.   The conference will…

ICOC Kyrgyzstan September 2002

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   Chavadan-Kungrad Kyrgyz  carpet from Barbara & Terence Flynn’s Kyrgyz Carpets Collection.This collection is one of the largest private collections of Kyrgyz carpets.  Rev. 24.June 2002 IC The first International conference on Kyrgyz carpets and textiles will be in September 2002 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.The speakers will present research papers on the Kyrgyz people and their…