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Snapshots – American Conference on Oriental Rugs in Boston 2006

ACOR 8 in Boston, twelve rug and textile exhibitions

New England Collects: Carpets and Textiles from 26 members of the New England Rug Society The exhibition featured 50 examples from member collections and showcased classic rug types like Caucasian, Turkmen, Persian and Baluch pile rugs but also flat woven rugs and other textiles. The curator was Julia Bailey, Boston … read more

ACOR: Exhibition review by Mike Tschebull

ACOR exhibition review by Raoul Tschebull, May 1st 2006 This exhibition in the hotel at ACOR8 in Boston, 20-23/4/2006, was, for me, the best of the lot, and they were all pretty good. I was charmed by, among other things, the familiar Turkmen pile-woven shapes in other media, the huge … read more