Early Swedish Folk Weavings

The American Swedish Historical Museum in Philadelphia hosts an exhibition ‘Swedish Folk Weavings for Marriage, Carriage, and Home 1750-1840’ through 22 September 2024… read more

The Carpet Collection at Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum

Bahmanli Carpet

Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum in Baku holds a very large and impressive collection of pile carpets. The collection includes approximately 2.400 carpets dating from the 17th century to the early 20th century. This collection is the main component of the museum’s foundation and presents the four types of carpet weaving … read more

Kilim exhibition at ‘Blaafarveværket’, Norway

Following the succesfull Baluch exhibition in the summer 2023 organized by Lars Nygaard and Jan Eskeland the organizers have now announced a new exhibition in 2024. This exhibition includes more than 100 Persian, Caucasian, Anatolian and Baluch kilims and flatweaves and run from 11 May through 22 September 2024 at … read more

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