Recent Baluch and coming Kilim exhibition

Lars N. Nygaard

On 26 October 2023 the esteemed Norwegian carpet dealer Lars N. Nygaard held a speach for the Danish Rug Society on the recent Baluch exhibition at Blaafarveværket in Norway. This exhibition ended 24 September 2023 after a four month long and succesful exhibition. He also showed his new book ‘Baluch’ … read more

Wandering Nomads – the Frank Diehr Collection

The Corfu Museum of Asian Art in Greece hosts an exhibition ‘Wandering Nomads in Central Asia – the Frank Martin Diehr Collection’ through 8 October 2023. ‘The rug world has been quite busy with Baluch rugs recently – to my delight’ says Frank Diehr to Jozan Magazine. The exhibition focuses … read more

Baluch Exhibition at ‘Blaafarvevaerket’ in Norway

Lars N. Nygaard, a well-known Norwegian antique rug dealer, has in cooperation with a dedicated collector Jan Eskeland, organized a very large and interesting exhibition of Baluch rugs at Blaafarvevaerket in Åmot ca. 80 km from Oslo. The exhibition runs from 13 May through 24 September 2023 and includes circa … read more

Hali Colloquium overview

The Hali Colloquium in Italy: Florence, Milan, Turin and Genoa included besides a two-days colloquium and expert conference “Kerman Carpets of the Safavid Period (1501-1736)” 10-11 February 2023 in Genoa, a lot of events starting at 5 February in Florence. 5 February In Florence The first day included a visit … read more