Kish Carpet Festival in Iran from 22 to 27 April 2004

12 April 2004 The Second Persian Carpet Festival will be held in Kish Island from 22 to 27 April, 2004. Kish Trade Promotion Center is presenting the program in cooperation with relevant domestic and international organizations. The first such festival were in 2003 and brought together hundreds of participants including … read more

A little peek at ACOR 7 – American Conference on Oriental Rugs

by Patrick Weiler ACOR 7 rolled up the rugs last weekend after a spectacular display of Turkmen rugs from the Michael Rothberg collection, a spacious and busy Dealers Row, a Northwest Collections exhibit and more. Dealer’s Row Here are some photos from Dealers Row, although it was more like a … read more

13th Persian Carpet Grand Exhibition in Tehran August 2004

4 April 2004 Press release from Iran Carpet Company – Mr. Yazdi: “Persian Carpet Iran Carpet Company , in cooperation with the Iranian Carpet Exporters Association , will hold the 13th Persian Carpet Grand Exhibition in Tehran International Fair Ground from August 23 to 29, 2004. The exhibition will focus … read more

American Conference on Oriental Rugs – ACOR 7

by Mike Tschebull ACOR 7 took place March 25-28 in Seattle, Washington, USA, centered in the waterfront Bell Harbour Conference Centre. As is common in Seattle, there was usually a fine misty rain, but the scenery was spectacular when we had a bit of sun. Food and drink were good, … read more