Tina Tabone


  Tina Tabone, peripatetic textile art dealer and social anthropologist, has just launched her new and first website Tina Tabone is dealing in traditional textile art from Java, Sumatra, Bali, Central Asia and North Africa. Tina is currently living in Sarawak, Malaysia, but expect to return to Europe later this year. Tina Tabone Textile Art is…

Carpets in paintings of the Netherlandish followers of Caravaggio

Sarah Haberkern

Sarah Haberkern, Art Antik Stuttgart, will held a lecture about carpets in paintings Sunday 6 June 7-8 pm as a part of the Karma lecture program. She will give the visitors an overview of carpets in well-known renaissance paintings and then speak about more un-known paintings with carpets by the Netherlandish followers of Caravaggio. “Most of the examples I have seen is…

ARTS exhibitor and organizer Michael Craycraft

Michael Craycraft

The main organizer of the Antique Rug & Textile Show in San Francisco 2009 (ARTS)  Michael Craycraft has now returned to Motel Capri, where the 2009 exhibition took place. “Though Galerie Arabesque will show in our normal locations at the ARTS OF PACIFIC ASIA and the SAN FRANCISCO TRIBAL ART shows the first two week…



Jozan Magazine has the satisfaction to announce a cooperation with R. John Howe, Textiles and Text, and Charles Recknagel, Tea and Carpets. R. John Howe’s blog and website Textiles and Text, with virtual versions of the Textile Museum’s “Rug & Textile Appreciation Morning Programs”, has gained a lot of interest from rug collectors on the…

Lloyd E. Cotsen

The Textile Museum has honored Lloyd E. Cotsen with the Museum’s 2007 George Hewitt Myers Award. The award was presented on Friday, October 19, 2007 at an evening event which also celebrated the current Textile Museum exhibition “Textiles of Klimt’s Vienna,” for which Mr. Cotsen is the principal lender.

ACOR snapshots


Marla Mallett and Harald Böhmer Muammer UCAR R. John Howe Donna Endres – Focus session: Cicim and Zili, Weft Patterned Weavings of Anatolia DeWitt Mallery – Hands-on session Baluch and Other Treasures Kurt Munkacsi – Hands-on session Turkmen:Favorites Fred Ingham – Plenary session: Good Rug, Great Rug Daniel Walker, Mary Jo Otsea and Daniel Shaffer…