Paula Hohti

Associate Professor
Associate Professor
A806 Department of Art and Media

Paula Hohti is a professor of Art and Culture History at Aalto University. Her research focuses on Italian Renaissance dress and material culture, with a special focus on their role and function within the classes of artisans and shopkeepers. Since she gained her PhD at the University of Sussex in 2006, she has held research positions at Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, EUI in Florence, Bard Graduate Centre in New York, and University of Copenhagen. She has been a principal investigator in two major international research projects, The Material Renaissance and Fashioning the Early Modern, led by Evelyn Welch. In 2016, she received the €2 million ERC Consolidator grant.

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ERC Consolidator Grant 2016

This 2 million euro grant awarded for my new 5-year research project, titled 'Refashioning the Renaissance: Popular Groups, Fashion and the Material and Cultural Significance of clothing, 1550-1650'. The aim of the project is to investigate transformations and dissemination of fashion across social groups in the Renaissance period, and develop new, experimental 'hands-on' methods in historical research of dress.
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Taiteen laitos Apr 2017

HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area) collaborative grant of 1 million euros, for Fashioning the Early Modern: Innovation and Creativity in Europe, 1500-1800

Responsible for the sub-theme ‘Social Groups and the circulation of fashion’. Awarded for years 2010-2013
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Taiteen laitos Jan 2010

Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship

EU FP7 Framework
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus tuotoksesta Taiteen laitos Feb 2013

EUA nomination for candidate for ERC Scientific Council 2019

Nomination for a candidate for European Scientific Council by EUA
Sijoittuminen kilpailussa tai osallistuminen kutsukilpailuun Taiteen laitos Jan 2019

Nomination for Gerda Henkel Prize

Nomination by Department of Art for Gerda Henkel Prize
Sijoittuminen kilpailussa tai osallistuminen kutsukilpailuun Taiteen laitos Jan 2018

Academy of Finland Research Fellowship

3-year postdoctoral research fellowhip
Palkinto tai huomionosoitus urasta Taiteen laitos May 2010

UNIFI nomination for a candidate for ERC Scientific Council

Nomination for a candidate for the ERC Scientific Council, 2019
Sijoittuminen kilpailussa tai osallistuminen kutsukilpailuun Taiteen laitos Jan 2019

Academy of Finland nomination for a candidate for ERC Scientific Council

Nomination for ERC Scientific Council candidate by Academy of Finland
Sijoittuminen kilpailussa tai osallistuminen kutsukilpailuun Taiteen laitos Jan 2019

Shortlisted for Coleman Prize

Sijoittuminen kilpailussa tai osallistuminen kutsukilpailuun Taiteen laitos Jan 2007

Associate Professor, History of Art and Culture (tenured)

Palkinto tai huomionosoitus urasta Taiteen laitos Jul 2019

Julkaisut

Reconstructing Everyday Fashion, 1550-1650

Sophie Pitman, Paula Hohti Erichsen, Anne-Kristine Sindvald Larsen, Michele Nicole Robinson, Piia Lempiäinen, Lena Kingelin 2021

Hospitality and Home

Paula Hohti 2020 A Cultural History of the Home:

The Art of Artisan Fashions

Paula Hohti 2020 The Art of the Poor

Outré - Encounters with Non/living Things

Sophie Pitman, Piia Lempiäinen, Paula Hohti Erichsen, Anne-Kristine Sindvald Larsen, Michele Nicole Robinson, Timothy McCall 2020

Sixteenth-Century Tailor’s Workshop

Piia Lempiäinen, Paula Hohti Erichsen 2019

Cheap Magnificence? Imitation and Low-Cost Luxuries in Renaissance Italy

Paula Hohti 2018 Luxury and the Ethics of Greed in Early Modern Italy

Dress, dissemination and innovation

Paula Hohti 2017 Fashioning the Early Modern

Pukeutumisen historiaa

Paula Hohti 2017 Pirta