THE HISTORY, PRODUCTION AND REPRESENTATION OF KNITTED TEXTILES IN SCOTLAND
14 March 2008
Scotland possesses a rich and vibrant historic and present-day knitting culture ranging from the hand-knitters of Shetland and Fair Isle in the north to that of the border counties. This workshop brings together experts in the history, production and representation of knitting in an interdisciplinary dialogue with a commitment to developing the collaboration between the history of knitted textiles in Scotland and present day curatorial imperatives and creative initiatives.
Speakers include (all to be confirmed):
are limited so early application is recommended.
The Pasold Research Fund supports research into the history of textiles, broadly defined. Details of Pasold publications, conferences and various grants in aid of research can be found on the Fund's website.
Last updated: 19 February, 2008