NEWS & ARTICLES

New Approaches to Carpet Studies

On June 2017, our TTT member Raquel Santos discussed her PhD dissertation entitled “New Carpets for ...
Read More

Chinese Textiles in Early Modern Portugal: discovering its past in the present

For over two decades, TTT member Maria João Ferreira has been investigating the influence of ...
Read More

A Time Capsule at the Bottom of the Sea

A stunning collection of unique objects was unearthed in 2014 from a 17th-century shipwreck, located ...
Read More

Old is Gold: The Guimarães Carpets

Between 2010 and 2011, TTT members Jessica Hallett, Raquel Santos and Cátia Frade were involved in ...
Read More

DE FORA PARA DENTRO: Cycle of Conferences

Throughout the first semester of 2017, the Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbon, organizes a cycle of ...
Read More

The Red Road of American Cochineal

On the 1st July 2016, our TTT member Ana Serrano presented and discussed her PhD dissertation, ...
Read More

Colours: Interview with Maarten van Bommel

Maarten van Bommel is Professor of Conservation Science at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), and ...
Read More

Material Investigation of Historical Textiles

In the context of the theme “Colours on Textiles”, natural dyes in historical textiles were ...
Read More

How Natural Dyes Shaped Our View of Colours

The theme “Colours on Textiles” was the main focus of the TTT group in 2016, ...
Read More