On line lecture: Behind the Doors of Heritage Malta’s National Textiles Collection – Curation and Conservation of Maltese Lace

Annamaria Gatt & Claire Bonavia, Malta Wednesday, 26 July, 2023  15:00 CET An introduction to the Maltese National Textiles Collection, with particular emphasis on domestic lace.  This collection dates back to 1903 when the first donations were registered.  Importance is…

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On line lecture: Stories Beyond the Pillow – How Bobowa’s Women Made Their Lace History

Anna Sznajder, Poland     Sunday, 23 July, 2023  15:00 CET An ethnographic case study: women, bobbin lace histories and the formation of lacemaking heritage in Bobowa, Southern Poland.  The presentation explains how craft culture stimulates ideas of enterprising women, contributes to…

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On site lecture: Making of Bobbin Lace in Slovenia from Entry in the National Register to UNESCO

Anja Jerin and Nena Židov, Museum Councillors, Slovene Ethnographic Museum, Ljubljana, Slovenia Saturday, 5 August 16:40 CET In 2013 and 2015 two elements connected with the knowledge of bobbin lace making were added to the Register of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Slovenia.…

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On site Lecture: Slovene bobbin laces and lace patterns from City Museum of Ljubljana 

Mojca Ferle, Museum Councillor, Department of Urban Ethnology, City Museum of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Mojca Šifrer Bulovec, Museum Adviser, Škofja Loka Museum, Škofja Loka, Slovenia Saturday, 5 August 16:00 CET First, we will look at some recently discovered facts about…

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On site lecture: The Lace School of Isola D’Istria/Izola (1881 – 1936)

Rosita D’Ercoli, Lace teacher, Lace historian, Editor of the magazine Fuselliamo, Association Fuselliamo, Gradisca d’Isonzo, Italy Friday, 4 August 2023 17:20 CET Forgotten for many years, the history of the Lace School of Isola/Izola was reconstructed by the author after…

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