The Enterprise of Culture: the European fashion system around the world
Post date: Thu, 19/05/2016 - 18:49
Friday 10 June 2016
10.30am to 5.30pm
Victoria and Albert Museum
South Kensington, London
You are invited to the final project conference for The Enterprise of Culture, a three-year European collaborative research project investigating international structures and connections in the fashion industry since 1945.
Harnessing uncertainty: social, cultural and economic capital in fashion
Post date: Tue, 16/02/2016 - 18:36
You are invited to a conference this spring, organised by Heriot-Watt University and the University of Leeds on behalf of The Enterprise of Culture: International Structures and Connections in the Fashion Industry.
Harnessing uncertainty: social, cultural and economic capital in fashion will take you on a journey through contemporary fashion.
Denim on stage: university meets industry at Denim City in Amsterdam
Post date: Fri, 04/09/2015 - 19:21
Blue denim jeans are the most worn garments in the world. Even though denim is often perceived as a symbol of American culture, the denim fabric originated in Europe and has a long history. Yet it was only when denim trousers were riveted that the first modern pair of jeans were created in the late 19th century. Since this invention, jeans have made grand transformations from a worker’s garment, through a uniform of non-conformity and youth protest, to an item of fashion design.
Interrogating intellectual property rights: fashion and design
Post date: Wed, 22/04/2015 - 16:24
You are invited to a conference in June, organised by the University of Oslo on behalf of The Enterprise of Culture: International Structures and Connections in the Fashion Industry.
Entrepreneurship in fashion: student, academic and industry perspectives
Post date: Mon, 13/04/2015 - 19:12
You are invited to a conference next March, organised by Heriot-Watt University on behalf of The Enterprise of Culture: International Structures and Connections in the Fashion Industry.
The History and Future of Fashion Prediction: University meets Industry
Post date: Thu, 11/09/2014 - 20:48
You are invited to a conference this autumn, organised by Erasmus University Rotterdam on behalf of The Enterprise of Culture: International Structures and Connections in the Fashion Industry. This one-day event will bring together the scholarly world of fashion research and professionals of the international fashion industry, and opens the floor for debate.
Swedish Innovations and High Street Fashion: Past, Present and Future
Post date: Fri, 14/03/2014 - 19:02
You are invited to attend a public conference this spring, organised in collaboration with the Centre for Business History in Stockholm, Sweden.
Featuring talks from fashion business professionals, academics in the fields of business history and archivists, this event considers aspects of the fashion industry during the latter half of the twentieth century.
The conference will address questions such as:
The Enterprise of Culture: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship
Post date: Wed, 26/02/2014 - 17:23
Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship
One open Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (SKO 1352) is available at the Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History (IAKH) at the University of Oslo (UiO), starting in September 2014.