School-Project with the HS Seewalchen in co-operation with the Kuratorium Pfahlbauten: workshop with prehistoric and historic costumes for photos for the project Zeitleistenweg. Karina Grömer and Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer 11 June 2013. Coverage on the HS Seewalchen website, with feedback from participants and a slideshow of the activity.
Prehistoric Fashion Show, HERA Festival of the Humanities, Kings Place, London. 1 June 2013. Coordinated by Karina Grömer, Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer and Jo Sofaer. Media coverage: The Guardian. Watch the HERA video.
Prehistoric Fashion show featuring Stone Age, Bronze Age and Celtic Costumes, Open Air Museum Asparn an der Zaya, Austria, 25 & 26 May 2013. Coordinated by Karina Grömer, Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer.
Exhibition opening event for Creativity in the Bronze Age: A Response. Work by Mary Butcher, Susan Kinley, Helen Marton, Syann van Niftrik, Julian Stair, Sheila Teague and Gary Wright. Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge. 150+ people attended. 9 April 2013
Kern, A. and Grömer, K. Various guided tours showing Bronze Age finds from Austria and textiles to school groups, academic groups and other museum visitors. Naturhistorisches Museum, Vienna, March – April 2013
A. Kern and K. Grömer: presentation of hallstatt period life – food and drink (Ritschert and wine). Lange Nacht der Museen/Austrian Museums Night Natural History Museum; c. 12000 visitors. 6 October 2012
Workshop in the Papyrus Museum Vienna, 12-13 October 2012. Lise Bender Jørgensen, Karina Grömer and Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer.
Workshop at the University of Vienna, Institute for Pre- and Protohistory: Techniques of spinning in archaeological context”: Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer, Karina Grömer, Lise Bender Jørgensen. 16 October 2012
Historical fashion show ‘Laufsteg in die Vergangenheit’, Museumsquartier Summer of Fashion. Coordinated by Karina Grömer and Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer. 110 models, costumes covering a time-span between Stone Age and Baroque. Length of presentation: 1 h. 4 August 2012.
Guided tours by Anton Kern and Karina Grömer: Exhibition: Hallstattfarben (for school groups, visitors of the museum etc.), 2012
Maker Engagement Project Introduction Day, Crafts Council, London, 2 May 2012. Presentations from J. Sofaer and Rosy Greenlees. Workshops to discuss contemporary work and archaeological objects and themes coordinated by R. Brockhurst, J. Sofaer, S. Coxon, and D. Maricevic.
Dyeing workshop and guided tour through the exhibition Hallstattfarben with children from the Hort Franzosenweg, Wien 10 in Cooperation with Regina Hofmann-de Keijzer, University of Applied Arts Vienna, Department of Archaeometry. 20 April 2012
“Kidswalk” – Guided tour through the exhibition Hallstattfarben and a workshop “Prehistoric and Historic Clothes” with a Fashion Show with children at the Natural History Museum Vienna. Coordinated by Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer and Karina Grömer. 14-15 April 2012
“Zeitreise” (“Journey through time”): Workshop “Prehistoric and Historic Clothes” with a Fashion Show in the Volksschule (primary school) Anton Brucknergasse/Klosterneuburg, class 4b, by Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer. 30 May 2012
Course for experimental archaeology from the University of Vienna “Spinning and Weaving”. Involving students from Universities of Vienna, Erlangen, Tübingen, Bratislava und Brünn. Karina Grömer. 29 June – 1 July 2012
Presentation of textile techniques on the Bernsteinstrassenfest in Stillfried. Karina Grömer and Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer. 18 August 2012
Anton Kern and Karina Grömer. Presentation of prehistoric food, wine made according to ancient recipes and Ritschert (reconstructed stew from Hallstatt salt mines). Lange Nacht der Museen/Austrian Museums Night, NHM, 1 October 2011.
Karina Grömer, ‘…nur alte Fetzen? Archäologische Textilien unterm Mikroskop‘, Austrian Museums Night, 1 October 2011.
Prehistoric fashion show at St. Pölten, Austria September 23, 2011
Fashion show in Celtic Festival at Mitterkirchen, Austria. September 3-4, 2011. Watch the video of the show.
Zeitreise’ (‘Journey through time’) of class 4b (24 pupils, 9-10 years old): Workshop ‘Prehistoric and Historic Clothes’ with fashion show at Volksschule (primary school) Anton Brucknergasse/Klosterneuburg. 28 June 2011. Read about the workshop and view photos.
Technology and Creativity Experimental Workshop. Led by Sarah Coxon. 18 February 2011, Southampton.
Joanna Sofaer. Talk to staff and students at Bitterne Park School on Bronze Age craft and motifs. 1 February 2011.
Rösel-Mautendorfer, H. Dying workshop based on Bronze Age and Hallstatt Period dying methods using natural colours like madder and birch leaves with children at the Altlengbach School, Lower Austria. 16th November 2010.
Grömer, K. and Rösel-Mautendorfer, H. Wool preparation workshop in cooperation with the HALLTEX FWF Project, Naturhistorisches Museum Vienna, 2-6 August 2010.
Animated Bronze Age motifs made by school children from Bitterne Park School, Southampton.