Following the success of the 2019 ICOC tour "Carpets and Collections of the Alpine Area" and in its tradition, the Austrian Society for Textile Art Research (TKF) and the Forum Textil- und Teppichkunst Basel (FTT) are pleased to announce a further ICOC Tour:
Carpets and Collections of the Swiss Alpine Area
September 16th to 22nd 2024
In view of the ICOC’s longstanding and successful cooperation with museums, this diverse Swiss tour will offer privileged access to lesser known museums, monasteries and institutions to view exhibitions and important collections of Oriental carpets and textiles, Byzantine silks, medieval tapestries and local textile art. It will also offer the opportunity to listen to expert lectures in English.