|ANNE WANNER'S Textiles in History / institutions|
- on Weaving and Related
about the future of E T N (European Textile
On Friday 15th May
2015 the General Assembly of ETN
(European Textile Network) took place at the
Golden Tulip Hotel, Leiden Holland. This Assembly was
attended by 60 members. Beatrijs Sterk retired
and also the Hannover Secretariat cannot continue.
the period 2015 - 2017
As the closing of the Hannover Secretariat office cannot be delayed any longer, Lala de Dios offered to take over the running of ETN, working from her office near Madrid, Spain, untill, at least, the 2017 General Assembly.
To do / coordinate all the administrative tasks regarding the network finances, membership and others.
To go on sending information to members, via the Newsletter unless other means be devised by the Board.
Also sending the Calendar and the ETN membership list due to be published in 2016.
To update the ETN data base so that all previous work does not go wasted.
To receive and answer the mail.
To take care of the organization of the 2017 Conference.
To take care of any other matter related to the operation of the network.
Board members Patricia Christy and Vibeke Vestby were willing to remain on the Board.
The new Board
Lala de Dios, Spain, President. firstname.lastname@example.org
Andreas Selzer, Austria, Secretary General. email@example.com
Vibeke Vestby, Norway, Treasurer. firstname.lastname@example.org
Patricia Christy, United Kingdom, Board member. email@example.com
TEXERE website: www.texere-associ.org
Christina Leitner, Austria, Board member. firstname.lastname@example.org
Elisabeth Brenner, Sweden, Board member. email@example.com
ICOM Paris, for changes of address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Since October the Costume committee has a website: www.costume-committee.org.
- the deadline for the next Costume News, 2010 is April 15th 2010.
Recommended size for pictures in the gallery is ca. 800 x 600 pixels.
In the members section there is the members directory
If you are a member of ICOM and if you would like to have access the procedure is the following:
You choose a log-in name and a password. In order to maintain the high level of security which isr required, the editor (Pernilla Rasmussen) must check that your name appears on the current membership list before she allows access. If so, she sends to you an e-mail that the password is enabled, and then you can log in. If you forget user name and password you have to open a new account.
7-12 November 2010, Shanghai, China
22nd General Conference of ICOM
Costume Committee meeting coordinator:
Dr. Yuan Jie, Chinese Academy of Arts in Beijing.
Any members with experience and/or
contacts in Shanghai are welcome to contact the Board
with suggestions. Note there is a possibility of applying
for a travel bursary (see the ICOM site), and Director
General Julien Anfruns announced when he visited in Lyon
that favorable airfares would also be available.
in Great Britain:
- Constance Howard Resource and Research Centre in Textiles.
The Constance Howard Resource and Research Centre in Textiles is housed in the basement of the elaborate late Victorian Old Town Hall building in New Cross high street:
Goldsmiths College, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW, UK
Telephone +44 (0)20 7919 7171
- Royal school of needlework
specially interesting to the CIETA embroidery group are the chapters as published by ahds Visual Arts: The Textiles Collection: University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham:
in German Speaking Countries:
netzwerk mode textil - Interessenvertretung der kulturwissenschaftlichen Textil-, Kleider- und Modeforschung e.V.
is a new textile group - in german language, founded in July 2008 by Jutta Beder, Elisabeth Hackspiel and Gundula Wolter. The aim is to unite everybody interested in textiles and costume. There is a calendar of exhibits and meetings, as well as a list of new books about textiles and costumes.
HV - a "House of
Textiles" maintaining traditional skills while
pioneering new developments in textile art. The complex
is a powerful force for arts and crafts of the highest
THE ICELANDIC TEXTILE CENTER
- The Antonio Ratti Textile Center, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028-0198
see: Cieta Embroidery group
Newsletter No 8 / July 1998/ 7
|Textile Centres in Asia:|
|- in Taiwan:|
|International Embroidery Research and Development
Center, Tainan, Taiwan
Embroidery is part of the cultural heritage that has been passed on from earlier generations. Located at the junction of Mainland China and the Pacific Ocean, Taiwan has been greatly influenced by the eastern and western civilization.
The International Embroidery Research & Development Center was established in February 2000, to promote the needlecrafts through research and teaching.
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