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ACOR: Cicim and Zili by Donna Endres

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The American Conference on Oriental Rugs offered quite a few interesting focus and hands-on sessions held by collectors and rug-professionals. One of the focus sessions “Cicim and Zili: Weft-Patterned Weavings of Anatolia” by Donna Endres on April 22nd, turned out to be a real hands-on session, with very interested collectors … read more

Tribal Bags of South Persia – exhibition at ACOR 8

The exhibition of Tribal bags of South Persia included bags and rugs from the collections of Ann Nicholas and Richard Blumenthal and photos from tribal life. Most of the bags where knotted pile and included Afshar, Qashqai, Khamseh and Luri works. Ann and Richard also held an interesting lecture about the topic … read more

Exhibitions at ACOR 8 in Boston 2006

The American Conference on Oriental Rugs, ACOR 8 in Boston, included 12 interesting exhibitions. In the first part of the exhibition reviews I have chosen to show rugs from New England Collects, Gems of Caucasus, the Collection of Gerard Paquin and Baluch rugs from the collection of Mark Hopkins. New … read more

ACOR 8 in Boston – Dealers Row

The grand opening of Dealers Row 20 April 5 pm. was also the opening of ACOR 8 in Boston.Ca. 60 dealers from more than 10 countries showed examples of their best rugs.More than 400 participants made the opening of Dealers Row to a delightful event. Old friends were found and … read more