Green Wheels From David Schorr Flying Carpets Series Nazmiyal

Flying Carpets by Artist David Schorr

David Schorr: Flying Carpets are a common childhood dream, look into the history of yours Throughout time children that have grown up with great Persian rugs have similar attachments to the rug. Imagination and history create this bond, eliciting happy memories and a nostalgia for the past. Most notably, the belief that their rugs are magical […]

Lorenzo Lotto Rug Painting Nazmiyal

Antique Rugs in Paintings

Antique Rugs in Paintings Through History Antique Rugs in Paintings – Art has an uncanny way of touching the different aspects of daily life. And, on the flip side, life has a unique way of influencing art. It’s easy to see that antique rugs and vintage carpets, functional and practical items, often incorporate artful features. Consequently, antique oriental rugs are featured […]

The Saithwaite Family, Islamic Carpets in Paintings, Nazmiyal Collection

Islamic Art in Antique Rugs

Islamic Art in Antique Rugs: The most iconic Islamic art form and cultural tradition. Carpet weaving is the most iconic Islamic art form to come out of Islamic societies. This extraordinary tradition is most famous for producing the ‘pile carpet’ also known as the ‘oriental carpet.’ And so,  predominantly you will find the most sophisticated […]

Florine Stettheimer, Nazmiyal Antique Rugs

Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry

Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry: Contemplating the rugs in the Jewish Museum’s new buzzing exhibition. The Jewish Museum’s latest exhibition, Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry is bursting with insight into early 20th century decadence and interior design. Born into a wealthy Jewish family, Florine was immersed in luxury interiors, so it is no surprise that her paintings are packed […]

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting

Things To Do At Rockefeller Center

The Rockefeller tree has been chosen, check out things to do by Rockefeller Center this Winter. Read great rugs for your next holiday season home decor. This years Rockefeller Center tree has been chosen! Coming from Oneonta, New York this backyard beauty will arrive in New York City November 12th. From November 30th to January […]

Made in the Americas Nazmiya

Made in the Americas Boston Fine Art Museum

Diving into Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia During Christopher Columbus’s famous expedition westward through the Atlantic Ocean to Asia, he never imagined that he would uncover the body of islands we now know as the Americas, or the West Indies. Decades after his tremendous discovery, the land developed into one of the most sought out locations for Asian imported goods. As […]