Lectures International Conference on Oriental Carpets

Alberto Boralevi, Chair of ICOC Academic Committee, has just released the lecture program for the coming International Conference on Oriental Carpets in Washington DC 6-9 August 2015. “As far as the lecture program is concerned the Academic Committee decided that this Conference will have a different format from the previous … read more

Report from the ongoing Sartirana Textile Show 2014

Ulrike Montigel with a 15th century Italian velvet textile

La Pila in Sartirana Lomellina, the location for the 10th edition of Sartirana Textile Show, opened it’s doors for the show Wednesday 10 September 2014 at 6 pm. Some twenty Italian and International antique rug and textile dealers have brought their best antique rugs and textiles… read more

The Antique Rug & Textile Show begins in less than 48 hours

The Antique Rug & Textile Show, now in it’s fifth edition, begins Thurday 17 October 2013 with an opening reception at 2.30 pm. The venue is the Motel Capri in the Marina District of San Francisco where some forty international antique rug dealers will exhibit their treasures. Opening hours Friday 18 October through Sunday 20 October will be from 10 am to 8 pm… read more

Review Sartirana Textile Show 2013

This years Sartirana Textile Show, organized with great skill by Alberto Boralevi and La Pila Events Exhibit and Party, ended Sunday 22 September and the high quality of exhibited antique rugs and textiles from the 26 attending dealers will be remembered. And the venue, ‘La Pila’ in Sartirana, a rice mill from the 17th century, created a picturesque frame around the show… read more