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Presentations

We engage with the research community and share our work on a wide range of external platforms. Papers, presentations, and other engagements will be listed here. If you would like us to contribute to your event, contact us.

Forthcoming

9 March 2019

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘Did ordinary Italians had a Renaissance?’ Sense & Matter in Early Modern Europe. A Conference in Honour of Evelyn Welch, London.

17–19 March 2019

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘Tailoring Fashions: Clothing commissions by ordinary people in sixteenth and early seventeenth century Italy’. Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Paula Hohti (chair): Lower-Class Dress, Fashion, and Identity in Europe, 1450–1650 II: Imitation or Invention?  Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Michele Robinson (paper): ‘Angelia’s gilded Turkish shoes: Cross-cultural exchange and lower-class dress in early modern Italy’. Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Michele Robinson (chair): Lower-Class Dress, Fashion, and Identity in Europe, 1450–1650 I: Accounting for DressRenaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Stefania Montemezzo (paper): ‘Spreading Fashion. The Role of Peddlers in the Diffusion of Trends in Early Modern Italy’. Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Stefania Montemezzo (chair): Lower-Class Dress, Fashion, and Identity in Europe, 1450–1650 III: Representing Dress.  Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

Anne-Kristine Sindvald Larsen (paper): ‘Artisans and Dress in Renaissance Denmark’. Renaissance Society of America 2019 Conference, Toronto.

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7 November 2018

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘Colours in Renaissance Clothing’. Experience Colour! A cross-disciplinary event of the Aalto Experience Platform, Espoo.

28 September 2018

Michele Robinson (paper): ‘Popular Print, Near East Fashion, and Artisans’ Wardrobes inLate Sixteenth-Century Italy’. A Taste for the Exotic: Cross-Cultural Influences in Early Modern Dress and Textiles, Riggisberg.

15 June 2018

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘The art of artisan fashions. Moroni’s Tailor and the changing culture of clothing in sixteenth-century Italy’. The Art of the Poor in the Late Middle Ages and Renaissance, London. 

Anne-Kristine Sindvald Larsen (paper): ‘Dressing the poor. Artisans and fashion in sixteenth and seventeenth-century Scandinavia’. The Art of the Poor in the Late Middle Ages and Renaissance, London. 

17 May 2018

Stefania Montemezzo (paper): ‘All roads lead to Venice. The role of public navigation in the Renaissance’. Reti marittime come fattori dell’integrazione europea – Maritime Networks as a Factor in European Integration, Prato.

4 May 2018

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘Dressing the early modern: New approaches in fashion and culture history’. Aalto University Department of Art Research Seminar.

2-3 March 2018

Jane-Malcom Davies (paper): ‘Knitting virtual tribes together: new chapters in object biographies’. Object Biographies, Helsinki.

Paula Hohti (chair): ‘Collective and forged biographies’, ‘Costumes and reconstructions’, and ‘Textile biographies’ sessions. Object Biographies, Helsinki.

2 November 2017

Paula Hohti (paper): ‘Beyond the palace: How did ordinary men and women live in renaissance Italy?’ Public lecture at Villa Lante, Rome.

15 September 2017

Paula Hohti (chair): ‘Case studies of specific garments’ Panel. “All That Glitters…”:Visual Representations of Dress in the Early Modern and the Boundaries of Reliability, Berlin.

Jane-Malcom Davies (paper): ‘Hidden in plain sight? The invisibility of knitting in the early modern artwork’. “All That Glitters…”:Visual Representations of Dress in the Early Modern and the Boundaries of Reliability, Berlin.