Fashion Culture Network Past & Current Events

"Off with their Wigs! Traditions and Revolutions in Hairstyles 1748-1804"
February 7, 2012 - 7:30 to 8:30 pm
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Anne Bissonnette, PhD
Curator, Clothing and Textiles Collection, and Assistant Professor, Material Culture and Curatorship, University of Alberta

 

 

Fashion Culture Network Quilt Lecture

"From Global Trade to Domestic Arts: Quilts and Quilt-Making in the North Atlantic World, c. 1500s-1900s"
October 30, 2012 - 7 to 8 pm
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus 
Dr. Beverly Lemire
Henry Marshall Tory Chair
History and Classics & Human Ecology, University of Alberta
Founding Director, Material Culture Institute

October 30, 2012 - 7 to 8 pm TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus Dr. Beverly Lemire Henry Marshall Tory Chair History and Classics & Human Ecology, University of Alberta Founding Director, Material Culture Institute

 

 

"The Right Chemistry: Colours in Fashion 1704-1918"
12 February 2013, 7 to 8 p.m.
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Anne Bissonnette, PhD
Curator, Clothing and Textiles Collection, and Assistant Professor, Material Culture and Curatorship, University of Alberta

 

 

"The Re-Birty of Venus: Fashion and the Venus Kallipygos"
October 29 2013 - 7 to 8 pm
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Anne Bissonnette, PhD, Curator, Clothing and Textiles Collection, andAssistant Professor, Material Culture and Curatorship, University of Alberta, and Sarash Nash, Doctoral student, History & Classics Department.



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‘An Agreeable Occupation’: Women’s Embroidery in the British Isles Before the 18th Century
February 11, 2014 - 7 to 8 pm
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Ashley Sims, Doctoral student, History & Classics Department.



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‘Contemporary Practices in Han Embroidery"
October 28, 2014 - 7 to 8 pm
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Ann Salmonson, Alumnus, Department of Human Ecology, &
Collections Assistant, Western Canadian History, Royal Alberta Museum,
reporting on research funded by an Undergraduate Research Initiative.




Woodyard Fashion Culture Network February 2015 

‘This Hand-Sewn Life: The Modern Tale of an Eighteenth-Century Dressmaker"
February 10, 2015 - 7 to 8 pm 
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Sarah Woodyard, Master of Arts Student, Department of Human Ecology, and Apprentice, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia (USA).




"Inventing the Fashion Exhibition: Ideas and Innovations, 1830-present."
October 29, 2015- 7 to 8 pm 
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Julia Petrov, PhD
Alberta College of Art + Design





"Dress, Gender and Revolution in 20th-Century Morocco"
February 23, 2016- 7 to 8 pm 
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Claire Nicholas, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Human Ecology, University of Alberta.



"'And Called it Macaroni': Seeking a Non-satirical Understanding of Male Macaroni Dress in 18th-century England & America"
25 October 2016, 7 to 8 p.m.
Fine Arts Building room 2 20, University of Alberta North Campus
Anne Bissonnette, PhD
Curator, Clothing and Textiles Collection, and Assistant Professor, Material Culture and Curatorship, University of Alberta



"Fashion in the City"
7 February 2017, 7 to 8 p.m.
Fine Arts Building, Room 2 20, University of Alberta North Campus
Dr. Elena Siemens, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta, with Dr. Lars Richter and PhD student Okabe Tsugumi


"The Language of  Palestinian Tatreez"
29 September 2017, 7 to 9 p.m.*
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA) Room 2-190, University of Alberta North Campus 
Wafa Ghnaim and Feryal Abbasi-Ghnaim
Presentation and hands-on workshops on the history, meaning, and story behind the Palestinian traditional art of tatreez
*RSVP for this free presentation on Facebook or Eventbrite
at https://psnedmonton.ca/2017/09/08/palestinian-tatreez/

Organized and presented by THE PALESTINE SOLIDARITY NETWORK



"Fashioning Horror:: Dressing to Kill on Screen and in Literature"
24 October 2017, 7 to 8 p.m.
TELUS Centre, Room 150, University of Alberta North Campus
Julia Petrov, PhD, Curator, Western Canadian History, Royal Alberta Museum





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Bissonnette, Anne. “Fashion Culture Network: Past Events.” Clothing and Textiles Collections, Department of Human Ecology, University of Alberta Museums, September 20, 2017. [INSERT URL].

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Friday 29 September 2017

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA) Room 2-190

Tuesday 24 October 2017

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