Affective Artefacts Event Announcement: Michael Peter (Abegg-Stiftung) on Late Medieval Silk Weaving

by | Apr 29, 2022 | Uncategorised | 0 comments

Affective Artefacts welcomes

Michael Peter (Abegg-Stiftung)

for the talk

‘Serial Production and Individualisation in Late Medieval Silk Weaving’

3 May 2022, 4–6pm

Samuel Alexander Building, A113.


This public event is free to attend, but registration is required.

Register here:


A follow-up workshop, based on the rich textile collections of The Whitworth, will take place on 4 May, 1-2.30pm, The Whitworth, The Study Centre.

Please register here for the workshop:


This event is organised by Dr Stefan Hanß and Prof Sasha Handley on behalf of The Bodies, Emotions and Material Culture Collective, Manchester. Affective Artefacts is generously funded by The John Rylands Research Institute and Library, Manchester. For any questions, please contact Dr Stefan Hanß.


Gold-brocaded silk velvet. Italy, fifteenth century, 55 x 59.6 cm. ©Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, no. BK-NM-11580.