Istanbul exhibitions and dealers

Letter from Bertram Frauenknecht 18 March 2007 Dear friends ICOC in Istanbul is approaching and I am sure that many of you will come. As I have a nice apartment in Sultanahmet I will also use it to mount a small exhibition. Those of you who know me well, know what … read more

Exhibition, Kilim As A Metaphore by Seref Ozen

Karapinar Konya 18th C

Selected kilims from The Collection of Brigitta and Ayan Gulgonen The exhibition takes place in Milli Reasurans Art Gallery, Tesvikiye cad. 43-57, Istanbul, from 3 May to 23 June 2006. Weaving is an ancient art form with a history as elaborate and extensive as the textiles themselves; and, fortunately for … read more

ACOR 8 in Boston – Dealers Row

The grand opening of Dealers Row 20 April 5 pm. was also the opening of ACOR 8 in Boston.Ca. 60 dealers from more than 10 countries showed examples of their best rugs.More than 400 participants made the opening of Dealers Row to a delightful event. Old friends were found and … read more

The Arasta Bazaar in Istanbul

Located just besides one of the most important symbols of Istanbul, the Blue Mosque, the Arasta Bazaar has a dignified location. The place also includes Istanbul Mosaic Museum ( Great Palace Museum ) with ancient mosaics from the 6th century. Most of the shops in the small bazaar are selling Oriental … read more