Caucasian carpets, Exhibition at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

Shirvan rug

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts has announced an exhibition of Caucasian rugs and carpets February 2 – April 20, 2006. The exhibition includes antique Caucasian rugs, prayer rugs, horse covers, saddle bags and other types of tribal Caucasian weavings. The rugs and weavings are from eastern and southern Caucasus. … read more

The Textile Museum, Directors Choice, February 10 – July 30.

February 10 – July 30, 2006 – Exhibition on rarely seen textiles selected by the Director Daniel Walker. TM Announcement: Director’s Choice from the Museum’s Collections presents Director Daniel Walker’s selection of 28 rarely exhibited textiles from The Textile Museum’s permanent holdings, which number more than 17,000 objects. The resulting … read more

Exhibition Navajo Textiles

Navajo Chief blanket

Press release Nader Gallery, Milano 27 January 2006 Exhibition 16 February – 12 March 2006 in Milano, Italy The arrival of this unique exhibition of rare Navajo textiles and Hopi kachinas at the Nader Gallery in Milan is an important milestone to collectors of American Indian art as well as … read more

Antique Anatolian Carpets: Masterpieces from Philadelphia Area Collections

PHILADELPHIA The University of Pennsylvania’s Arthur Ross Gallery, 220 S. 34th St., is hosting “Antique Anatolian Carpets: Masterpieces from Philadelphia Area Collections” from Jan. 21 through April 2. Guest Curator of the exhibition is Dennis Dodds, an alumnus of the University, architect and noted Philadelphia collector. Exploring the historic legacy of … read more