Recent and upcoming Programmes at our Meetings

All lectures/talks took/take place on a Saturday morning. In the afternoon “show & tell” was/is on the agenda.

A summary of the lectures please find at the end of this page.

4th March 2018

  • Wolfgang Windau, Emmendingen
    “Sleeping Rugs of the Aimaq Tribes”
  • Ulla Ther, Munich
    “Anatolian Textile for Dowry”
  • Achim Boldt, Barienrode
    “Collected Pieces I like most”

5th November 2017

  • Wolfgang Windau, Emmendingen
    “Sleeping Rugs of the Aimaq Tribes”
  • Wolfgang Ritter, Wuppertal
    “Remarks on the Yastik Exhibition”
  • Christine Müller-Radloff, Dresden
    “The new Carpet Museum at Baku, Azerbaijan”
  • Herbert Exner, Wedemark
    “Impressions from the 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets at Baku”

18th June 2017

  • Wolfgang Ritter, Wuppertal
    “Woven Towels of Anatolia”
  • Stefan Schulz, Nienburg
    “C14 Radiocarbon Dating of Textiles”
  • Luc De Leenheer, Boechout, Belgien
    “Your Choice - Mafrash” which you like best?

12th March 2017

  • Simone Jansen, Dresden
    “Rya – Carpets from Scandinavia”
  • Jörg Affentranger, Muttenz, Switzerland
    “Flatweaves of the Baluch Tribes”

6th November 2016

  • Wolfgang Ritter, Wuppertal
    “Turkish Money Bags – Parakesesi”
  • Horst-Reinhard Nitz, Hamburg
    “Anthropomorphic Figures found during Neolithikum now in contemporary Flatweaves”

12th June 2016

  • Martin Posth, Berlin
    “Woven Paradise of Anatolia - a Survey on the Art of Weaving Carpets in the 18th and 19th Century”
  • Birgit Voss, Berlin
    “Chessboard Rugs and two-colour Khaden of Tibet”

13th March 2016

  • Karl-Michael Plötze, Barsinghausen “Ruksal – a Kilim Motive from Dagestan and its Development”
  • Michael Walkowiak, Leverkusen “Textiles from Indochina”
  • Stefan Wachsmuth, Göttingen “Raffia Plush of the Bakuba/Shoowa”


Lectures and Talks

See the German version, please.