Seljuk Konya rugs – lecture by Roberta Marin in London

Seljuk carpet fragment

The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain has organised a lecture by Roberta Marin ‘Konya rugs: the story of the enigmatic masterpieces produced in Seljuk Anatolia’. The lecture will take place Wednesday 9 November 2022 at 19.00 in University Women’s Club in Mayfair London… read more

The Intrigue of Baluch Rugs by DeWitt Mallary

The virtual lecture “The Intrigue of Baluch Rugs” by DeWitt Mallary 10 December 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM is co-sponsored by the New England Rug Society and Textile Museum Associates of Southern California. Rugs labelled “Baluch” includes pieces from a number of tribal weaving groups in northeast Iran and northwest Afghanistan. To sort them out is one of the intrigues of Baluch rugs… read more

A Survey of Northwest Persian Garden Carpets by Bruce Healy

The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain has organised a lecture by Bruce Healy ‘A Survey of Northwest Persian Garden Carpets’. The lecture will take place Tuesday 25 October 2022 at 19.00 in University Women’s Club in Mayfair London. Non-members are welcome to join the event for a … read more

The Textile Collection of Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand

The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain has organised a lecture by Susan Conway ‘Symbols of Love & Respect, The Textile Collection of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand’ 15 June 2022 in London. ‘The lecture will take place Wednesday 15 June 2022 at 19.00 in University … read more