Review Josephine Powell Collection

The Josephine Powell Collection of Anatolian Kilims was one of the interesting exhibitions included in the ICOC program. The exhibition was a combination of displayed Anatolian flatweaves, wall sheets with photos by Josephine Powell and information on tribal life in Anatolia. The exhibition will be on display at Yildiz Palace, Istanbul, … read more

Exhibitions – International Conference on Oriental Carpets

As a part of the ICOC, 19-22 April 2007, approximately 800 carpets, kilims and textiles will be displayed at exhibitions in Istanbul. Museum of Turkish and Islamic Art ( Ibrahim Pasa Palace) More than 100 carpets, including Anatolian carpets from the Seljuk period and Ottoman Palace rugs will be on … read more

The Josephine Powell Collection

Exhibition Dates: April 18 – May 2, 2007 Location: Silahhane, Yildiz Saray, Istanbul Exhibition is free, catalogue will be available The collection or the eye of the collector itself? Happily, visitors to an extraordinary retrospective of a legendary figure in the world of kilims and flat-weaves will not have to … read more

Rug Calendar 2007

Oriental rug & textile exhibitions, fairs and conferences in 2007 Exhibition Caucasian Blue, 9 March – 31 August 2007, Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, Canada Tent Bands of Central Asia, 30 March – 19 August 2007, The Textile Museum, Washington DC ICOC Istanbul 2007, 19-22 April 2007, Swisshotel Istanbul Josephine Powell … read more