Panel discussion on ‘The Kaffel Collection’

Grogan & Company has arranged a panel discussion with rug experts Mary Jo Otsea, Elisabeth Parker, and Michael B. Grogan 11 January 2024 at noon. The panel will discuss highlights in the ‘Kaffel Collection’ and will share personal stories from their careers. The arrangement will take place at Grogan and … read more

Tuduc lecture by Stefano Ionescu

The Oriental Rug and Textile Society (ORTS), London, UK, has organized a virtual lecture ‘Tuduc forgeries in European, American and Middle Oriental collections’ by Stefano Ionescu 22 November 2023 at 06:00 PM London via Zoom. Tuduc’s forgeries have fooled museum curators, auction experts, famous collectors, great carpet scholars, and many … read more

‘Truly Tribal in South Persian Weavings’ by James Opie

James Opie will hold a speak ‘Truly Tribal in South Persian Weavings’ Saturday 11 November 2023, which will be online via Zoom 1pm ET / 10am PT. This program is a partnership with the Textile Museum Associates of Southern California. In his talk, James Opie will explore the topic of … read more

Persian Carpets and Women’s Creative Work

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco presents the 13th annual Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Memorial Lecture as a virtual event 1 March 2023 at at 5:00 pm. This virtual talk ‘Persian Carpets and Women’s Creative Work’ is presented by Minoo Moallem, the author of ‘Persian Carpets: The Nation … read more