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

Carpets from the Ottoman Empire acquired by Ballard

The Textile Museum Associates of Southern California has arranged a Zoom webinar “How We Look at Turkish Carpets: James F. Ballard and a New Way of Collecting” by Professor Walter B. Denny 27 January 2024. The webinar are for those who did not heard Walter B. Denny’s talk at TMA/SC’s … read more

‘Exciting carpet finds in Italy’ by Alberto Boralevi

Alberto Boralevi will hold a talk ‘Exciting Carpet Finds In Italy: 40 Years Of Hunting For Unpublished Masterpieces’ 9 March 2024 virtually on Zoom. This event is organized by The New England Rug Society. In his talk Alberto Boralevi will tell about more than a dozen exciting carpets he has … read more

The Chehel  Sotun Carpet

The New England Rug Society (NERS) has announced a webinar ‘Piece by Piece It Disappeared: Reconstructing the Chehel Sotun Carpet’ with Maggie Squires 10 February 2024. The webinar is hosted by NERS and co-sponsored by The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum. Maggie Squires’ webinar will focus on … read more