Tag Archives: archives

Centre for Fashion Curation

The Centre for Fashion Curation, a University of the Arts Research Centre based at the London College of Fashion, has core objectives to challenge and develop theory and practices by demonstrating and enabling rigorous, innovative and experimental work within fashion curation. … Continue reading

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Birds of Paradise exhibition in Antwerp

Mode Museum in Antwerp have a new exhibition ‘Birds of Paradise: Plumes and Feathers in Fashion’ looking at the use of plumes and feathers in fashion from the end of the nineteenth century to the 21 century and including work by … Continue reading

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Tailored Trades Network Conference: Clothes, Working Lives and Social Change (1880-1939)

Tailored Trades Research Network is organised jointly by researchers at the University of Exeter and Northumbria University and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council to investigate how clothes and labour influenced and assisted in the development of professional … Continue reading

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Dress and Textile Specialists (DATS) call for papers

Dress and Textile Specialists (DATS) 2014 CONFERENCE 25 -26 SEPTEMBER, LONDON CLOTH: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE CALL FOR PAPERS DATS welcomes proposals for 20 minute and 30 minute talks about any aspect and type of cloth from research, development and design to … Continue reading

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new academic support @ arts event at LCC: Researching skilfully through archives and objects

On Thursday 20th March, academic support @ arts are offering a workshop “Researching skilfully through archives and objects” to help students become more confident in approaching archives and special collections for research. The Archives and Special Collections Centre provides access to … Continue reading

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Europeana Fashion Collections web site

Europeana Fashion is a useful web site bringing together information and links to fashion collections, museums, events and exhibitions across Europe. http://www.europeanafashion.eu/portal/home.html It is a network of 22 partners from 12 European countries which represent the leading institutions and collections … Continue reading

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academic support @ arts event (repeated): Researching skilfully through archives and objects

Following a very successful first event in February, academic support @ arts are offering a repeat session of the workshop “Researching skilfully through archives and objects” in the Museum and Study Collection at Central Saint Martins on Thursday, 13th March.  This … Continue reading

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London College of Fashion Archives new web page

We have a newly designed web page for the London College of Fashion Archives which can be found at http://www.arts.ac.uk/study-at-ual/library-services/collections-and-archives/london-college-of-fashion/  The new pages are much clearer to use and include links to the LCF Library Special Collections to help students and … Continue reading

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Lace Research Network conference

Lace: the transgressive thread 16 May 2014 The inaugural conference of the Lace Research Network at UCA Farnham Keynote speakers are Piper Shepard & Lesley Millar. Booking is now open at http://store.ucreative.ac.uk (Research & Enterprise – Conferences & Events) The … Continue reading

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London College of Fashion Archives VADS pages back online

We are pleased to say that the London College of Fashion Archives image pages hosted on VADS  are now back.

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