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Refashioning team in New York

21 March 2019

Refashioning the Renaissance team travels to New York on 20–24 March, to learn more about experimental hands-on methods and object-based research. Principal Investigator Paula Hohti, Postdoctoral Researchers Michele Robinson and Sophie Pitman, PhD Candidate Anne-Kristine Sindvald Larsen, and Project Coordinator Piia ...

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Sense and Matter in Early Modern Europe Conference

8 March 2019

On Saturday 9 March 2019, Refashioning the Renaissance team is participating in one-day conference Sense and Matter in Early Modern Europe, organised in honour of Professor Evelyn Welch at King’s College London. The programme covers three main areas of Welch’s research ...

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Refashioning project in Aalto news

14 February 2019

Aalto University website has published a news story of our project! In the piece project leader Paula Hohti tells about our project; what we have achieved thus far and what the coming year brings ahead. We also shared information on ...

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Paula Hohti in a dye workshop in Netherlands

18 January 2019

Paula Hohti is taking part on the Burgundian Blacks Collaboratory workshop in Húns, Netherlands on 15–18 January. This wonderful workshop is organised by Jenny Boulboullé and Claudy Jongstra in collaboration with the ARTECHNE project, and it is continuation to the ...

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Our panels have been accepted for RSA 2019 Conference

7 November 2018

We are pleased to announce that all our four panels on Lower-Class Dress, Fashion and Identity in Europe, 1450–1650 have been accepted for the Renaissance Society of America 2019 conference in Toronto. We had a wonderful turnout for the call for ...

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Meeting with colleagues in Uppsala

17 October 2018

We are very happy to visit Uppsala University on 17–18 October, where Dr Cecilia Aneer has invited us to meet the researchers of the unit for Textile Studies. The researchers in Uppsala work with production and trade of textiles and dress in late ...

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Paula Hohti in a workshop in Copenhagen

8 October 2018

Today on 8 October, our Principal Investigator Paula Hohti joins Karin Frei, Claire Farago and Donald Preziosi in a workshop at the National Museum of Denmark to think about how natural sciences, art and intellectual history, and material culture can ...

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