3rd Fashioning the Early Modern workshop: Early Textile Production

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/10/2011 - 09:30 to Fri, 07/10/2011 - 18:00
Centre for Textile Research / Old Town Museum
Copenhagen & Aarhus, Denmark

The 3rd Fashioning the Early Modern workshop”Early Modern Textile Production” will take place on 6-7 October 2011 in Copenhagen and Aarhus, Denmark.

The workshop is organised by our project partners from the National Museum of Denmark and the Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre for Textile Research, University of Copenhagen. The two-day programme will run in Copenhagen (6 October) and Aarhus (7 October).

On the first day, participants will visit the Brede Manor (18th century mansion from the time of the Danish industrial revolution) and they will also be able to see the collections of textiles from the storerooms of the Danish National Museum’s Conservation Department. The second day will consist of a visit to the Old Town Museum in Aarhus, followed by an afternoon PhD presentations session.

The workshop will be preceded by the CIETA (Centre International des Etudes des Textiles Anciens) conference, Copenhagen, 3-5 October.