Special exhibition of Central Asian Rugs at ARTS

Uzbek Scissor Bag from the Marquand Collection

The annual Antique Rug & Textile Show in San Francisco begins Thursday 16 October at 2:30 pm with the traditional opening reception. Besides the Dealer’s Fair with some 30 internationally well known dealers, this year’s show also include a special exhibition of Central Asian Uzbek and Kyrgyz Rugs from The Dennis Marquand Collection… read more

12th International Conference on Oriental Carpets

Following the conclusion of the extraordinary 11th ICOC in Istanbul in April 2007, a meeting of the ICOC International Committee was held to invite suggestions for the host city of the 12th ICOC. Chairman of the International Committee, Professor Walter B. Denny, chaired the meeting and, after discussing possible venues, … read more