Bianca Rosa Bellomo, Lace researcher and scholar, Bologna, Italy
Friday, 4 August 16:40 CET
Aemilia Ars Needle Lace originates from Reticella, but it quickly developed into Punto in Aria following well known pattern books. The lecturer will introduce its history and manufacture, showing some historically important laces, and talk about the people who significantly influenced the development of Aemilia Ars Needle Lace.
The lecture will take place at Telovadnica, address: Rejčeva ulica 1b, Nova Gorica, Slovenia. The multipurpose centre is in the very centre of the city. The lecture will last 30 minutes followed by a 10 minute question and answer period.