‘Armenian Knot : Tradition of Carpet Weaving Art’ 20-22 November in Yerevan

An International Conference ‘Armenian Knot: Tradition of Carpet Weaving Art’ is scheduled to take place 20-22 November 2013 in Yerevan, Armenia. This conference will focus on:

  • armenianconfResearch and typology of Armenian Carpet weaving and it’s role in Middle Eastern carpet weaving art
  • Armenian carpets in foreign museums; private collections of Armenian carpets
  • Interrelationship between ornamentation principles of the artistic weaving of the Armenian carpet, needlework and lace, miniature painting, applied and monumental art
  • Traditional and modern carpet
  • Modern technologies of carpet restoration
  • Issues regarding preservation, exposition and research of fabric in museum collections

‘Armenian knot: tradition of carpet weaving art’ is organized by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia and Hovhannes Sharambeyan Centre of Popular Creation.

More information: ARMACAD

 

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