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Julkhyrs – minimalism aesthetics in steppe art

Julkhyrs – the traditional Uzbek long-piled carpets – are popular among connoisseurs of Oriental art. Unlike the refined decor of Iranian carpets, the appearance of Julkhyrs are extremely laconic, strict, even brutal, both on drawings, and on colours… read more

ICOC lectures: Central Asia

The Central Asia lectures were divided in two morning sessions 17 June 2011. Dennis Dodds and Elena Tsareva were moderators and the lecturers included Christiane Martens, Clive Rogers, Elena Tsareva, Irina Bogoslovskaya, Elmira Gyul and Jeff Spurr… read more