The Perpetual Picnic – The nomads black tents

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by Jean – Paul Peters and Ludwina Akbulut When I was a little boy I was allowed to build a tent in our garden with old pieces of cloth, rope and sticks. In the confinement of my tent an imaginary world of freedom wandering around and discovering developed.  Maybe that is the reason why my…

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…

The Ardabil Carpets

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Exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Next to the Pazaryk carpet the most famous carpets in Oriental rug history are the Ardabil carpets. The Ardabil carpets are a pair of twins, weaved in Persia in the 16th. century. One of the carpets are exhibited in Victoria and Albert Museum in London and…