Press Release, SU, Sept 2012: trends and ideas on fashion in 17 century Europe
Post date: Tue, 23/10/2012 - 15:29
The Uses of History: reflections from the 5th Fashioning the Early Modern workshop (by Peter McNeil)
Post date: Thu, 12/07/2012 - 11:51
Fashioning the Early Modern 5th Workshop with Designers
Carlsberg Academy, Copenhagen, Denmark
13-14 June 2012
Eighth "Object in Focus" published on the website!
Post date: Thu, 24/05/2012 - 17:54
The Fashioning the Early Modern project partners have published their eighth object in the popular "Object in Focus" series on the project website.
The probate of Hans Dinesen and his wives, Denmark, 1584-1586:
Fashioning the Early Modern final conference 2012
Post date: Thu, 24/05/2012 - 17:30
Why did men from Spain to Sweden start to shave their heads and wear someone else’s hair in the mid-seventeenth century? Why did women decide that it was necessary to wear masks and other full-face coverings in public towards the end of the century? What was the economic and social impact of the sudden proliferation of ribbon-making machines?
Fashioning the Early Modern designers' workshop
Post date: Thu, 24/05/2012 - 17:18
The HERA funded ‘Fashioning the Early Modern: Creativity and Innovation in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800′ project will be holding a designers’ workshop on 13 June – 14 June, Copenhagen at the Carlsberg Academy. The workshop is organised by Maj Ringgaard (National Museum of Denmark) and Kirsten Toftegaard (Designmuseum Danmark).
Report from the Fashioning the Early Modern 4th workshop, Stockholm, 30 Nov - 2 Dec 2011
Post date: Thu, 12/01/2012 - 15:50
Between the 30 November and 1 December 2011, 36 participants from Sweden, Denmark, United Kingdom, Finland, France, Italy, Germany and Australia gathered in Stockholm to take part in the 4th Fashioning the Early Modern workshop on Print Culture and Fashion Products, Stockholm, Sweden. The workshop was organised by Peter McNeil (University of Technology Sydney and Stockholm University) and Patrik Steorn (Stockholm University).
4th Fashioning the Early Modern workshop: Print Culture and Fashion Products
Post date: Sat, 17/09/2011 - 11:24
3rd Fashioning the Early Modern workshop: Early Textile Production
Post date: Sat, 17/09/2011 - 11:16
The 3rd Fashioning the Early Modern workshop”Early Modern Textile Production” will take place on 6-7 October 2011 in Copenhagen and Aarhus, Denmark.
Fashioning the Early Modern - Latest Object in Focus: Swedish Faience Tray
Post date: Mon, 16/05/2011 - 14:58
Prepared by: Patrik Steorn, Centre for Fashion Studies, University of Stockholm
This faience tray from the collections of the National Museum of Fine Arts in Stockholm, was made in Sweden in 1772, decorated with the motif of an English fashion caricature entitled ‘Ridiculous Taste or the Ladies Absurdity’.
The image is ‘after’ an etching with engraving produced by the London print-sellers and makers Matthew and Mary Darly in July 1771 (“Ridiculous Taste or the Ladies’ Absurdities”, 1771, first edition. Lewis Walpole Library, Yale).
2nd "Fashioning the Early Modern" Workshop: Social Groups and Circulation of Fashion, 9-10 March 2011, Helsinki, Finland
Post date: Fri, 07/01/2011 - 16:43
The 'Fashioning the Early Modern: Creativity and Innovation in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800' project will be holding its second workshop on 9-10 March 2011, University of Helsinki, Finland. Workshop organiser: Dr Paula Hohti, University of Helsinki (Principal Investigator 4).