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Thoughts about Turkmen Weavings by Dr. Jon Thompson

Dr. Jon Thompson will hold a lecture ‘Turkmen Weavings: Some Thoughts on their Vocabulary of Ornament’ 27 October 2012 at 10.00 am for the Textile Museum Associates of Southern California. This lecture will take place at Rug Ideas Oriental Rug Gallery in Los Angeles… read more

TMA/SC events – Oriental carpets and textiles

In August the program includes “The Evolving Surface of 20th Century Kimono” Sunday 19 August 2 pm with Hollis Goodall. The September program includes “Qara U’y: the Qaraqalpaq Yurt and its Decoration” Saturday 15 September 2012 with David and Susan Richardson.. read more

Antique Rugs of Kurdistan

The Textile Museum Associates of Southern California (TMA/SC) is a frequent organizer of interesting rug and textile lectures held by reputable scholars. Recently, on 3rd March 2012 James D. Burns held an lecture “Antique Rugs of Kurdistan” for the group in Los Angeles… read more