iPROJECTS | ONGOING PROJECTS
In The IK Foundation there are continually ongoing comprehensive projects, each having different character and format. In iPROJECTS the current works and ideas are presented - from fieldwork, research and presentation. For regular updates, and to make full use of iLINNAEUS' possibilities, we recommend fellowship through iFELLOW as well as following us on Twitter - Welcome!
The Bridge Builder Expeditions is the overarching definition for a series of contemporary and scientifically sustainable projects established by The IK Foundation, an undertaking which aims to inspire and to contribute to our understanding of our shared planet!
- Upcoming New Book in the Mundus Linnæi series
The interdisciplinary research project TEXTILIA LINNAEANA - Global 18th Century Textile Traditions & Trade - strives to encapsulate the uniqueness of the 18th century's rich textile history in the context of Carl Linnaeus and his Apostles voyages of discovery. This project looks at how textile tradition permeated throughout global society to impact culture, economics, trade and social patterns in a world ...
Le Musée des Ursulines de Québec has its historical origins with the arrival of the French Ursuline nuns to the town in 1639. Pehr Kalm visited Québec roughly one hundred years later (1749) when in his journal, he carefully described the convent’s routines, architecture and mission. Kalm’s detailed documentation is a fundamental source which aids our unde...