La Pila hosted the 14th edition of Sartirana Textile Show, from from Thursday 13th September to Sunday 16th September 2018.

After 13 years of success and stabilization of our image, the 14th Sartirana Textile Show watchword is renewal, in order to give our visitors an all-around view on the world of antique Textile Art.

Together with the traditional fair of highly quality antique rugs and textiles and the satellite cultural exhibitions, we hosted new spaces devoted to  “Conservation and Restoration”, “new high quality Modern Design production” and to the “Youngest generation” of rugs and textiles dealers.

Tea Time Textile Talks

The Tea Time Textile Talks renew the tradition of informal lectures concerning every aspect of the textile art and followed by a convivial moment with tea and biscuits. The TTTT are open to everybody interested in textile and simple curious.

Friday 14th September –  PhD Virginia Giuliano, curator of the catalogue of the show Intrecci del Novecento, analized  the main themes of the prestigious exhibition.

Saturday 15th September – Mr. Luca  Emilio Brancati  presented his exhibition “Dall’Afghanistan all’Italia. I tappeti della Guerra Russo – Afghana”. A show that collected the most important afghan war rugs that took place in Turin from the 13th of September to the 5th of October 2018 at Palazzo Lascaris.