14 February 2019
TEFAF Maastricht hosts virtual reality tour of 470-year-old Amsterdam map and four other fair highliAntique Trade Gazette
TEFAF Maastricht returns this year with a virtual reality exhibition set to transform the way a 16th century map of Amsterdam is experienced.
08 February 2019
World for Sale at CA Book FairFine Books & Collections
Daniel Crouch Rare Books is at the CA book fair this weekend and has brought a most fitting map to his booth: a playful look at the cradle of the technology industry, circa 1983. Titled simply, “Silicon Valley,” the 30” by 39” color printed map offers a chipper bird’seye view of the computer industry as it was thirty-six years ago.
01 February 2019
Collecting: India Art Fair mindful of #MeTooFinancial Time online
Plus: consolidation in the art loan market; UK council sells Modern British collection; virtual reality at Tefaf; Nicole Farhi’s new sculptures
17 January 2019
Abu Dhabi First Manuscripts Conference and ExhibitionAbuDhabiEvents
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is organising the first-ever conference dedicated entirely to manuscripts in the UAE capital.
17 January 2019
Abu Dhabi Exhibit Displays Rare-Edition QuranInternational Quran News Agency
From editions of the Holy Quran dating back hundreds of years to the first edition of the Arabian Nights, the unique display offers a breathtaking view of ancient Islam.
27 December 2018
Despite—or due to—technology, collectors covet rare texts and chartsJapan Today
TOKYO - This year’s Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair attracted dealers, collectors and enthusiasts from around the world. But the undisputed star of the show was not books but a collection of nearly 850 maps of Japan and surrounding parts of Asia dating from 1522 to 1960, with 220 dating from before 1800.