Antique Rug & Textile Show: ARTS

Thanks everyone for coming out! Stay tuned for news and dates for ARTS 2022.



Come learn and explore the world of authentic rugs and textiles at our hands-on accessible venue!

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 December 3, 2021 at 2:30 pm. Dinner and refreshments served from 5:00 pm. Our traditional dinner buffet will have to be significantly altered due to the covid situation. We are taking precautions together with our caterer to facilitate a safe and delicious meal!

Admittance is free and open to the public Saturday, December 4th from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday, December 5th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

2021 San Francisco Covid Protocols: Please be aware that in compliance with local regulations all attendees must show proof of vaccination and we must and will verify this before entry to the show. Attendees, both exhibitors and buyers, must also wear masks indoors where mandated. 

Please use the PayPal link or send a check to our mailbox to RSVP for our opening reception and early buying, Friday December 3, 2021 at 2:30 pm.  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.

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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.

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.

Join us this year for a special ARTS exhibition! 

We are pleased to present an exhibit of tribal bag-faces from the Rothberg collection recently published in Nomadic Visions: Tribal Weavings by Michael Rothberg. Come see some of the best of these celebrated Persian tribal weavings during the ARTS show December 3-5! This exhibition is co-sponsored by SFBARS, The San Francisco Bay Area Rug Society.

Further tribal bags from from Nomadic Visions will be on display at Fazli’s Rugs, Albany, California.

Please join host Fazli Solak for a reception and exhibition of additional pieces from the Rothberg Sunday night December 5th at 6:30PM!

Fazli’s Rugs
1412 Solano Ave
Albany CA 94706


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