Journal of Modern Craft 10.3

Editorial Introduction (full text available)

ARTICLES

The Co-Knitting Project: A Proposal to Revive Traditional Handmade Socks in Turkey by Bilge Merve Aktaş and Ilgım Veryeri Alaca

Painting a Backdrop: Scene Painting and Digital Media by Jennifer Hambleton

The Craftsman Building: Gustav Stickley’s “Home” in New York City by Emily Orr

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

A Conversation with Laura Ellen Bacon by Kimberley Chandler and Stephen Knott

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Francine Norris

A List of “Suggested Arts and Crafts” for the Foundation of West Dean Collge, 1970 by Major General Cyril Lloyd

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Medusa, Bijoux and Tabous reviewed by Liesbeth den Besten

Loose Threads reviewed by Julia Bryan Wilson

2017 Whitney Biennial reviewed by Aaron McIntosh

BOOK REVIEWS

The Real Thing: Essays on Making in the Modern World reviewed by Janine Barker

Sloppy Craft: Postdisciplinarity and the Crafts reviewed by Laura Breen

Journal of Modern Craft 10.2

Editorial Introduction (full text available)

ARTICLES

The Fabricated Image: Pictorial and Textile Transpositions in the Work of Robert Gober by Sara Martinetti

Design and the Evolving Tradition of Sanganer Hand Block Printing: Formation and Negotiation Artisanal Knowledge and Identities Against the Backdrop of Intangible Cultural Heritage by Chamithri Greru and Britta Kalkreuter

The Secret Dollhouse: Craft and Resistance in Stalinist Estonia by Trinn Jerlei

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

The Recrafting Traditions and Materializing Memories: A Conversation with Keri Ataumbi by Henrietta Lidchi and Keri Ataumbi

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Stephen Knott

The Count of Monte Cristo (extracts) by Alexandre Dumas

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Out of Hand: Materializing the Digital reviewed by Jessica Hemmings

Entangled: Threads of Making reviewed by Imogen Racz

Beyond Bling: Jewelry from the Lois Boardmand Collection reviewed by Barbara Paris Gifford

BOOK REVIEWS

Glass: Virtual, Real reviewed by Kathy Kranius

Crafting Design in Italy: From Post-War to Postmodernism reviewed by David Raizman

Funded PhDs in Craft

An opportunity for all craft scholars!

Academy of Design & Crafts (HDK), University of Gothenburg, Sweden is currently accepting applications for funded PhD study in Craft and Design.
The application deadline is September 1, 2017.

Further information can be found on the University of Gothenburg website: http://www.gu.se/english/about_the_university/job-opportunities/vacancies-details/?id=926