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Uyghur Feltmaking

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The Textile Museum, Washington DC, has organized a virtual Rug and Textile Appreciation Morning where Christine Martens will speak about “Distinguishing Uyghur Feltmaking” 12 February 2022 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Feltmaking has existed for millennia in the cities and villages in Xinjiang. In this virtual talk Christine Martens examines the … read more

The Textile Museum celebrates John Howe

On Saturday, 13 July 2019, The Textile Museum will be hosting a special Rug and Textile Appreciation Morning and lunch reception to celebrate John Howe and his blog documenting nearly ten years’ museum’s most popular program… read more

ICOC 14th in Washington 7-10 June 2018

ICOC has announced that the 14th International Conference on Oriental Carpets (ICOC 14th) will be held in Washington DC from June 7 -10, 2018. The conference will be held in collaboration with the Textile Museum and the George Washington University Museum. Dealers Fair Events begin on Thursday 7 June with exhibition … read more

The Textile Museum’s Fall Symposium 12-13 October 2013

The Textile Museum has just opened for the registration to their Fall Symposium ‘From Village and Court to Global Commodity: Southeast Asian Textiles’. TM’s symposium will take place Saturday 12 – Sunday 13 October 2013 and will be the last symposium taking place at the old Textile Museum’s facilities… read more