Past Events

 Barrington Fine Rug Gallery's table at Walkon Farms "Holidays Around the World" Fundraising Event at the Barrington Whitehouse

Walk on Farm Holidays Around the World Market Fundraiser

Barrington Fine Rug Gallery a Corporate Sponsor of the Walk On Farm in Barrington is inviting you to join us for the Walk on Farm’s “Holidays Around the World Market Fundraiser” on Sunday, December 2, 2018, from 1-4 pm at the Historic Barrington’s White House in the Center of downtown Barrington.

Barrington Fine Rug Gallery will donate an item for the silent auction at the event.  In addition, we will donate a portion of sales proceeds during this event to the Walk On Farm.  This is part of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery’s continuing support of non-profit, charitable and educational organizations around Barrington and the Greater Chicago Metropolitan Region.

Date: Sunday, December 2, 2018, 1-4 PM

Location: Barrington’s White House, Downtown, Barrington, IL

 Barrington Fine Rug Gallery Hosting the Barrington High's Annual Art Exhibition at the Gallery

Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition

Barrington Fine Rug Gallery is very pleased to be hosting the Barrington High School Annual Art Exhibition and Retrospective in our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops.

We take pride in supporting art, cultural and charitable events in the community.  The exhibition is open for viewing on April 13-15, 2018 at our gallery at the Ice House Mall and Village Shops.

Location: Barrington Fine Rug Gallery, Ice House Mall and Village Shops, Barrington, IL.

 

Barrington Fine Rug Gallery Presentation at the Annual Art in Barn Fundraising Event

Art in the Barn: Antique Carpet History and Fine Weaving Arts

Barrington Fine Rug Gallery is proud to be a sponsor of the “Art in the Barn” Art Festival to Raise Funds for Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL.

It is with extreme pleasure that Barrington Fine Rug Gallery announces its participation in the 2017 “Art in the Barn” Juried Art Show to raise funds and support Good Shepherd Hospital.  This is the 43rd annual event and it will take place on Sept 23 and 24th at the Grounds of the Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL.  This is a juried art show and is by invitation only.

“Art in the Barn is very pleased to welcome Barrington Fine Rug Gallery as one of the sponsors of this year’s event on September 23rd and 24th. The owner will be giving an informative talk on “antique carpet history and fine weaving art”.”

Date: September 23 and 24, 10 AM-5 PM

Location: Good Shepherd Hospital Grounds, Barrington, IL

 Barrington Fine Rug Gallery Presentation on the Art and History of Rug Weaving the Barrington Public Library

Barrington Public Library

Antique Rugs History & Fine Collections

Mostafa Beik of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery will give a presentation on antique carpets. He will share his decades of experience and knowledge about the history of antique rugs and weaving techniques from around the world.

Date: July 11, 2017, 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Barrington Public Library, Barrington IL

 Barrington Fine Rug Gallery's Presentation on the Art of Weaving and Antique Carpets

Winnetka Public Library

Antique Carpet Weaving Techniques, History, and Fine Collections

Learn about the fine art of weaving antique carpets from the major weaving centers including Persia, Turkey, Caucasus, India, China, and Europe from the 15th to the early 20th centuries. Mostafa Beik, of Barrington Fine Rug Gallery, will share his knowledge, experience, and love of these beautiful pieces to expand the appreciation of fine and antique oriental carpets.

Date: June 6, 2017,  Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: Lloyd Room, Winnetka Public Library, Winnetka, IL