Silk Road Carpet and Kilim Exhibition 2024

A special exhibition ‘Silk Road Carpet and Kilim Exhibition 2024’ has been held in June 2024 in the 13th Seljuk Caravanserai in the town Sultanhani. Sultanhani is located between Aksaray and Konya on the famous Silk Road. The intiative to the exhibition has been taken by the mayor of Sultanhani … read more

Arkas Carpet Collection in Bornova

Arkas Art Bornova hosts the Arkas Carpet Collection at the historical Mattheys Mansion in Bornova circa 10 km northeast of Izmir.

The Arkas Carpet Collection of 15th-19th centuries Anatolian rugs and carpets is probably the most impressive collection and exhibition of Anatolian rugs that exist today… read more

Kilim exhibition at Tophane-i Amire

As a part of the International Conference on Oriental Carpets (ICOC) 2024 in Istanbul a collection of kilims and flatweaves belonging to private collectors were showcased from 7 June 2024 at the 15th century Tophane-i Amire. The exhibition will run through 28 July 2024. Examples of kilims on display All … read more

Hidden Gems from the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum

As a part of the International Conference of Oriental Carpets 2024 in Istanbul a special opening reception and exhibition of unseen gems from the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum was held at the museum 8 June 2024. The exhibition is entitled ‘ASKLA – Turkish Carpets – The Art Knotted with … read more