News: October 2017

  1. Carpets and Textiles at the Florence Biennale

    Carpets and Textiles at the Florence Biennale

    For the last few years, the largest number of firms exhibiting carpets and tapestries at a fair in Italy has been the annual exhibition held at Sartirana. Half a century ago, things were very different. The most important art and antiques fair in the world, bringing together many carpet galleries, was the Biennale Internazionale dell’Antiquariato in Florence.

  2. Armorial tapestry of Beaufort

    Burrell at Kelvingrove: Tapestries, until 30 November 2017

    Tapestries from the Burrell Collection by Dr Elizabeth Cleland and Dr Lorraine Karafel, published in August 2017, is a richly illustrated benchmark for future research and interpretation of tapestries of the period. Some featured works are on show at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow until 30 November.

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