‘Exciting carpet finds in Italy’ by Alberto Boralevi

Alberto Boralevi will hold a talk ‘Exciting Carpet Finds In Italy: 40 Years Of Hunting For Unpublished Masterpieces’ 9 March 2024 virtually on Zoom. This event is organized by The New England Rug Society. In his talk Alberto Boralevi will tell about more than a dozen exciting carpets he has … read more

The Chehel  Sotun Carpet

The New England Rug Society (NERS) has announced a webinar ‘Piece by Piece It Disappeared: Reconstructing the Chehel Sotun Carpet’ with Maggie Squires 10 February 2024. The webinar is hosted by NERS and co-sponsored by The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum. Maggie Squires’ webinar will focus on … read more

Virtual lecture on Swedish textiles from 1680-1850 by Gunnar Nilsson

Carriage cushion 1780

Gunnar Nilsson, a Swedish collector and independent scholar, will hold a virtual lecture on 17-19th centuries Swedish textiles Saturday 11 February at 1:00 pm (Eastern Time US and Canada). The program is hosted by New England Rug Society with co-hosts GW University/Textile Museum and Textile Museum Associates of Southern California. … read more