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Snapshots – American Conference on Oriental Rugs in Boston 2006

Review of the American Conference on Oriental Rugs 2006

The American Conference on Oriental Rugs – ACOR 8 in April 2006 – included plenary-, focus- and hands-on-sessions, a dealer fair and twelve exhibitions. Plenary sessions: The Textile Museum  in the 21st Century Wendell Swan: Mystery Rug Focus and hands-on sessions: Ann Nicholas, Richard Blumenthal: Tribal Bags of South Persia … read more

ACOR: Cicim and Zili by Donna Endres

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