Carpet study tour to Azerbaijan instead of Baku congress

The planned International Congress on Azerbaijani Carpets in June 2013 in Baku was cancelled two weeks ago by the Minister of Culture. By a very prompt initiative by Alberto Boralevi and Stefano Ionescu an alternative has now been arranged in form of a carpet study tour… read more

Silks, velvets, carpets and kilims – study tour to Italy

Stefano Ionescu is organizer of an interesting study tour to Italy 15-29 September 2013. This two weeks tour will take the participants to Como, Milan, Turin, Sartirana, Pavia, Palermo, Monreale, Naples, Sorrento, Amalfi, Capri and Rome. The focus for this tour will be on textiles and mosaics… read more

Rug study tour to Uzbekistan

Stefano Ionescu, Rome, has been organiser of rug study tours to many different countries and destinations. Recently, in April 2012, Stefano organised a rug study tour to Uzbekistan entitled “Along the Silk Road: Uzbekistan” for a group of rug and textile collectors. .. read more