Tag Archives: Research

summer term – academic support @ arts events

  Open to all students across UAL,   whatever your course or college  New events for the start of the summer term – book ahead! Managing ‘stuckness’ skilfully  10.30 –   13.15     Friday 25 Apr 2014 Stuck? In   this Lego Serious … Continue reading

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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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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 Archvies VADS pages currently not available

We are sorry, but there is currently no access to images from the London College of Fashion Archives that are hosted on the VADS pages.  The following online archive resources are affected: Cordwainers Shoe Collections, London College of Fashion Photographs, … Continue reading

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academic support @ arts event – Researching skilfully through archives and objects Feb 06 2014

academic support @ arts are running an event on February 06 2014 in the Museum and Study Collection at Central Saint Martins.  This is open to all UAL students and will be a practical workshop where you will have an opportunity to … Continue reading

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See historic shoes online

Shoes from the Cordwainers Shoe Collection in the London College of Fashion Archives are on loan to Northampton Museum and Art Gallery displayed as part of the World Footwear Collection, the largest collection of shoe heritage in the world.  Northampton have … Continue reading

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Knitting from the London College of Fashion Archives

BBC 4 will be showing Fabric of Britain: Knitting’s Golden Age on Wednesday 18 September made by the BBC in collaboration with the V&A for the Handmade in Britain project, The documentary includes Professor Sandy Black discussing material from the Women’s Home Industries (WHI) … Continue reading

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