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Seminar on Fashion and Popular Groups, Padova 10 May 2018

4 May 2018

Refashioning the Rrenaissance project is pleased to invite everyone to a seminar Fashion and Popular Groups in Renaissance Europe, organised together with the University of Padova Department of Historical and Geographic Sciences and the Ancient World on Thursday 10 May in Sala ...

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Our First Newsletter Is Out

11 April 2018

We have just sent the first Refashioning the Renaissance newsletter out to all our subscribers! In the newsletter we tell a little bit about our project and our future plans. If you want to keep up with the work we ...

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Object Biographies Conference in Helsinki

29 March 2018

On 2–3 March our researchers participated in Object Biographies conference, organised by Artefacta, the Finnish Network for Artefact Studies in collaboration with the Finnish Antiquarian Society and Nordic Association of Conservators in Finland at the House of Science and Letters. ...

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Fulling Fun: Presenting Our Project to YLE News

23 February 2018

Last week we had the opportunity to present Refashioning the Renaissance project to YLE, Finnish broadcasting agency. We hosted the film crew at Aalto University, where Paula was interviewed for the TV news and web article, and Jane and Paula organised ...

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First Advisory Board Meeting in London

7 January 2018

On 18 December 2017, Refashioning the Renaissance Principal Investigator Paula Hohti and Project Administrator Piia Lempiäinen met the Advisory Board for the first time in London. After spending the autumn setting up practices, recruiting team members, and further developing theoretical ...

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Two Postdoctoral Researchers Start Their Work

2 January 2018

From January 1 2018 onwards the Refashioning the Renaissance research team is strengthened with two Postdoctoral Researchers.  Jane Malcolm-Davies comes to our project from Centre for Textile Research at the University of Copenhagen, where she was a Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellow and worked ...

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Apply to Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Our Project

13 October 2017

Postdoctoral Researcher The position is fixed-term and will be filled for 3 years. The starting date is 1st January 2018, or negotiable. Job responsibilities The Postdoctoral Researcher will work within the ERC funded research project Refashioning the Renaissance: Popular Groups, Fashion and the ...

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Refashioning the Renaissance Project Website Launches

13 October 2017

In December 2016, European Research Council  awarded Professor Paula Hohti a 2 million euro consolidator grant for her project Refashioning the Renaissance: Popular Groups and the Material and Cultural Significance of Clothing in Europe 1550-1650. The project is hosted by ...

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All that glitters… in Berlin

16 September 2017

The third Dressing the Early Modern Network conference, “All That Glitters...”: Visual Representations of Dress in the Early Modern and the Boundaries of Reliability was organised in Berlin on 14-15 September 2017. Refashioning Renaissance team, strengthened with our fresh doctoral ...

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