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American Conference on Oriental Rugs

The American Conference on Oriental Rugs 2004 (ACOR 7) will be held in Seattle, Washington USA March 25-28. The conferences has been popular among enthusiasts because it focuses on the interests of collectors. The lectures covers a wide range of topics and sessions will touch world’s major weaving tradition: Afshar … read more

The 3rd International Symposium of Azerbaijani Carpets

Photos and article by Mike Tschebull The 3rd International Symposium of Azerbaijani Carpets and Applied Art took place in Baku, Azerbaijan, from May 19 through May 21, 2003. Some 33 speakers made presentations, most from Azerbaijan and Turkey, but also from Estonia, Bashkirastan, Iran, Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. … read more

ICOC 2003 Impression

Photos and article by Mike Tschebull As I saw it, the Kaitag exhibition at the Omni Hotel was the best of the lot. The pieces themselves were hung in a harmonious way in a coherent space, they were very compelling textiles to view, they were small enough so that lighting … read more

Exhibition “Tribal Weavings of Southern Persia” in Illinois, USA

Artifacts of a Vanishing Style by Mike Tschebull An exhibition titled “Tribal Weavings of Southern Persia: Artifacts of a Vanishing Style” has been running at the Minasian Oriental Rug Gallery in Evanston, Illinois since early October, 2002. It will conclude at the end of March, 2003, when some of the … read more