Joseph V. McMullan Award 2024

On Wednesday 15 May 2024 at the ‘Carpet and Textile Forum’ Bruce Baganz and other Board Members of the Near Eastern Research Center, Washington DC, presented the 2024 Joseph V. McMullan Award for Scholarship and Stewardship in Islamic Rugs & Textiles to recipients:  Brian Morehouse, Bethany Mendenhall and and Paul Ramsey. … read more

News about the Carpet & Textile Forum

The Carpet and Textile Forum has announced the final program for the conference taken place 14-16 May 2024 at the Santa Ynez Valley Marriott in Santa Barbara County, California. Carpet and Textile Forum is established to promote the understanding of carpets and textiles, through a hands-on approach. The event was … read more

ICOC Opening Ceremony, Ionescu and Boralevi rewarded for great scholarship

Anette Granlund, chair of the local Swedish ICOC Committee, opened the conference 16 June 2011 with a welcome to the 300 delegates and ICOC General Secretary Dennis Dodds gave a short introduction to the ICOC. After the welcomes Alberto Boralevi gave an interesting opening lecture “Table Carpets, a Bridge between East … read more