THE FABRIC OF THE CITY SYMPOSIUM

14 JULY 2015 Central House, The Cass, London Metropolitan University

 

Claire PajaczkowskaRoyal College of Art

Huguenots exiled from La Rochelle and the Revolution in Textile Thinking

Hannah LambBradford College

Using Archives Creatively - Chance Encounters in the Archives

Avril Horsford, Independent Writer, Art and Culture

Wardrobe Malfunction:  The cultural popularity of Crimplene and other synthetics fabrics in Caribbean migrant fashion in 1960s Britain

Olivia Horsfall Turner and Lina HakimVictoria & Albert Museum

Fabricating a Model for Textile Research: the VARI Pilot Project and the Leman Album

Debra RobertsLeeds College of Art and Design

Upcycling in the 18th Century with Refashioned Garments