Antique Rug & Textile Show: ARTS

ARTS San Francisco is moving! The 9th annual Antique Rug & Textile Show in San Francisco will take place this year at a new location in the Marina District of San Francisco!

Visit us this year from Friday October 27- to Sunday October 29 at the Greenwich Inn.

3201 Steiner St, San Francisco, CA 94123.

Our venue is under contract and will be available for our dealers only. If you will be visiting San Francisco from out of town and would like to know about nearby places to stay please contact us.

Over the last decade ARTS has become the leading venue in both the US and internationally for authentic and unique antique rugs and ethnographic textiles  and an annual highlight for collectors and dealers alike. Top international dealers will be participating in the ARTS Dealers’ Row.  Ask about our seminars for collectors and those new to collecting antique rugs and textiles.

Please RSVP for our opening reception and early buying, Friday October 27, 2017 at 2:30 pm. Dinner and refreshments served from 5:00 pm. Please use the PayPal link or send a check to our mailbox.  The cost is $25 when you RSVP or $40 at the door. Student groups, please contact us for complimentary entry information. We reserve the right to refuse service or admittance to anyone.

Pay with a credit card through PayPal:

Please make checks out to ‘ARTAA’ and send to:

ARTAA (Antique Rug & Textile Arts Association)
2055 Sacramento ST #607
San Francisco CA 94109

Please note, while we are extremely grateful at the level of anticipation that ARTS is generating, we kindly advise visitors that browsing before the show officially begins or during setup will not be permitted.

Admittance is free and open to the public Saturday, October 28th from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday, October 29th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Join us this year for three special events at ARTS!

ARTS 2017 will be hosting a special exhibition, ‘Dealers’ Choice,’ a selection of pieces from the participating dealers’ private collections.

On Saturday October 28th at 7:00pm DeWitt Mallary will give a talk on the Jurg Rageth study of Turkmen rugs from Central Asia at Krimsa Gallery, 2190 Union Street, just two blocks from our venue.

The above two events are co-sponsored by SFBARS, the San Francisco Bay Area Rug Society.

Additionally, master craftsman, Hayk Oltaci of Hayko Fine Rugs and Tapestries in New York will be giving weaving workshops, Saturday, October 28 and Sunday , October 29 from 1:30pm – 4:30pm. The price is $150 for the three hour workshop and includes instructions and materials. Contact Hayko at for more information.



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