ACOR 2009 postponed

The ACOR Board of Directors has announced that the 9th American Conference on Oriental Rugs (ACOR 9), scheduled for April 30 to May 3, 2009, in St Louis, MO USA, has been postponed to a later year. Board President Sharon Fenlon explained: “While we deplore this decision immensely, it became … read more

ICOC Istanbul 2007 Academic Program

The detailed – and impressing – academic program for the International Conference on Oriental Carpets has just been released by Alberto Boralevi, Chair of the Academic Committee. The themes for the 16 sessions are Central Asia, Turkish Carpets (2 sessions), Textiles, Archaeology, Costumes, Europe & Oriental Carpets, Technical Features, Caucasian Carpets, … read more