Activities in 2010

February

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the University of Washington (Seattle), Center for West European Studies, Early Modern Europe Research Group (EMERGE) Culture Colloquium, on The Fabrication of the King: Raphael and Le Brun Reflecting on the Textile Medium

March

Seminar by M. A. Barbara Caen in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Pascal-François Bertrand at the University of Bordeaux III on Historiographie de la tapisserie au XIXe siècle

April

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the University of California, Santa Barbara, on The Fabrication of the King: Raphael and Le Brun Reflecting on the Textile Medium

May

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, on The Warp and Weft of History: Baroque Reflections on the Textile Medium

June

Appointment of Dr. Warren Theriot Woodfin as ERC-Assistant

Paper by M. A. Barbara Caen at the Conference Portrait et tapisserie at the University of Lyon on Manufacture Braquenié & Cie: la tenture des Serments et Métiers d’après Willem Geets dans l’Hôtel de ville de Bruxelles

Paper by Dr. Hanns Hubach at the Conference Portrait et tapisserie at the University of Lyon on Portraiture as Obsession. An Introduction to the Tapestry Portraits of Pfalzgrave Ottheinrich

Conference organised by M. A. Barbara Caen at the Centre allemand d'histoire de l'art in Paris, Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the Conference Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile in Paris on The King Defeating the Fates : Charles Le Brun. Reflecting on the Textile Medium

Paper by M.A. Barbara Caen at the Conference Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile in Paris on Suprématie de Raphaël Reprises en tapisserie au XIXe siècle d’après Raphaël

Paper by Dr. Hanns Hubach at the Conference Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile in Paris on Tapestry to Woodcut: Albrecht Dürer’s Representation of the Michelfeld- Tapestry (1526)

Paper by lic. phil. Tabea Schindler at the Conference Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile in Paris on Tapestries Dressing Up. Their Representation in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Genre Painting

Paper by Dr. Mateusz Kapustka at the Conference Reprises. Colloque sur l’histoire de l’image textile in Paris on Depicting Textiles: On the Persistence of the Temporary

September

Excursion of the TEXTILE group to London

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the Erster Schweizerischer Kongress für Kunstgeschichte, Bern on Abdruck, Gewebe, Gesicht: zu den textilen Ursprüngen des christlichen Bildes

Paper by Dr. Mateusz Kapustka on Die ersetzende Kompetenz des Textilen an der Grenze der Repräsentation at the conference Substitution – Bedeutung und Praxis, organised at the EHESS Paris

Seminar given by lic. phil. Tabea Schindler on textile motifs in early modern art Textile Motive in der bildenden Kunst der Neuzeit at the University of Zurich

Beginning of the Institutskolloquium (lecture series) organised by Mateusz Kapustka on InsideOut: intermediale Bildkontexte der Kleidung

Paper by Prof. Dr. Avinoam Shalem (LMU München / KHI Florenz) at the University of Zurich on Ein Gehäuse für den Körper: die Kasel des Thomas Becket von Canterbury in Fermo (Marken, Italien)

Paper by Dr. Warren Theorit Woodfin at the University of Zurich on Orthodox Liturgical Vestments and Clerical Self-Referentiality

October

Paper by PD Dr. David Ganz (Universität Konstanz) at the University of Zurich on Zwischen Körper und Welt. Der Sternenmantel Heinrichs II., topologisch gewendet

Paper by Prof. Dr. Elke Gaugele (Akademie der Künste Wien) at the University of Zurich on Die neuen Technologien der Mode: Körper und Gefühl

Conference organised by Dr. Warren Theriot Woodfin at the University of Zurich in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Barbara Baert and Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen, Textiles in East and West...

Paper by lic. phil. Tabea Schindler on Wirklichkeit oder Theatralität? Textilien in der holländischen Malerei des 17. Jahrhunderts at the conference Transformationen. Entgrenzung in den Künsten, organised at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich.

November

Paper by Prof. Dr. Silke Tammen (Gießen) at the University of Zurich on Begehrenswerte Erkenntnis: Veritas, Natura, Fleisch und Schleier

Paper by lic. phil. Katrin Luchsinger (ZHdK) at the University of Zurich on Nähzeug und Schreibzeug: Der Arbeitsplatz Vier Beispiele nähender und schreibender Frauen aus psychiatrischen Anstalten um 1900

Paper by Prof. Dr. Birgitt Borkopp-Restle (Bern) at the University of Zurich on InsideOut - La griffe du créateur

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the conference The Material Imagination from Antiquity to Modernity, University of St Andrews, on Textile Images and their Christian Founding Myths

December

Paper by lic. phil. Tabea Schindler at the University of Zurich on Wirklichkeit oder Theatralität? Textilien in der holländischen Genremalerei des 17. Jahrhunderts

Paper by Prof. Dr. Christian Kiening (Universität Zürich) at the University of Zurich on Macht und Mode. Söldnerfiguren der frühen Neuzeit

Paper by M.A.Bert Matteeuw (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) at the University of Zurich on Framing the Face in Early Modern Dress and Portraiture. Patterns in Presentation and Representation