HALI Issues & Bookshop

  1. Autumn 2018
    Issue 197

    Two Italian exhibitions of Islamic art; The British Museum’s new Islamic gallery; Anatolian kilims in Washington, DC; a tapestry commissioned by King Henry VIII; barkcloth paintings in Los Angeles; an Aga Khan Museum installation of silk lampas made for Christian communities; subversive messages in African textiles; Madagascan and ancient Peruvian textiles

  2. Summer 2018
    Issue 196

    The Japan Edition: Noh theatre robes in Hayashibara Museum of Art; woollen felt carpets in a Nara temple repository; miyamairi kimonos; and the yūzen dyeing technique. Plus an Ottoman çintamani carpet in Krakow; a Qajar exhibition in France; the minimal weavings of Eurasia and North Africa; textile luxury in ancient Mesoamerica and the Andes and carpets from Avanos in Cappadocia.

  3. Spring 2018
    Issue 195

    The Guido Goldman ikat collection; Tehran’s Carpet Museum’s Safavid holdings; ‘vase-technique’ carpet fragments re-emerge in Sarajevo; an exhibition challenges widely-held beliefs on classical Islamic art; rural Swedish embroideries; Spanish carpets; and the 14th ICOC preview in Washington DC.

  4. Winter 2017
    Issue 194

    The Chinese edition: Carpets made for Buddhist monasteries and the Forbidden City; Ming carpets in Beijing's Palace Museum; postcard from Hong Kong; Chinese minority textiles in Washington DC; historic photographs of China; Lloyd Cotsen’s Textile Traces collection.

  5. Autumn 2017
    Issue 193

    The State Hermitage Museum's textile collections; nomadic weavings from southwest Iran; Indonesian beaded textiles; berber flatweaves and The Bruschettini Collection at the Aga Khan Museum. All this and more in HALI 193.

  6. Summer 2017
    Issue 192

    Classical carpets in Italian exhibitions, new presentations in Istanbul and an innovative Antwerp exhibition. Moroccan textiles in Marrakesh, Post-Sasanian silks, Caucasian embroideries, Bengali kanthas, a journey to Xining, an Instagram report and more in HALI 192.

  7. Spring 2017
    Issue 191

    Safavid silk tapestries at The Met, introducing the Japanese technique bingata, and an unmissable exhibition of ikat robes. Caucasian embroideries, early prayer rugs preserved in Transylvania, and the work of Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli. Find all this and more in HALI 191.

  8. Winter 2016
    Issue 190

    Imam Reza Shrine Carpet Museum in Mashhad, Iran; glass beads in African art; Moroccan embroidered shawls; collectors Muzaffar Kaplan and Jack Corwin; Turkmen embroidered pouches; Iban weavings from Borneo; a Francis Bacon rug; Ca’ d’Oro exhibition, Venice and more in HALI 190

  9. Autumn 2016
    Issue 189

    Textiles and Minimalism at de Young; Ancient Andean textiles; National Museum of Scotland’s Kinghorne Carpet; Opus Anglicanum needlework at the V&A, Ainu Art; precious fragments; Islamic divination; Transcaucasian weaving; Martin Posth’s Anatolian carpets and more in HALI 189

  10. Summer 2016
    Issue 188

    HALI: The Iran Edition is dedicated to Iran: masterpieces from The National Carpet Museum, Tehran; Parviz Tanavoli; Silks from Mazandaran; Seljuk textiles; Amoghli; Qashqa’i weavings and Fars rugs. Also silk shawls of the Punjab, the Nemati collection, Turkmen carpets and more in HALI 188.

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