Journal of Modern Craft 8.2

SPECIAL ISSUE: PATHMAKERS: WOMEN IN ART, CRAFT AND DESIGN, MIDCENTURY AND TODAY

Editorial Introduction by Jennifer Scanlan (full text available)

ARTICLES

Mariska Karasz’s Creative Embroidery by Ashley Callahan (full text available)

Mary Walker Phillips: The Art of Knitting by Jennifer L. Lindsay

Maker to Market: Ruth Asawa Reappraised by Sarah Archer

Eva Zeisel Recontextualized, Again: Savoring Sentimental Historicism in Tomorrow’s Classic Today by Ezra Shales

“Feminizing Alcoa Aluminum”: Marianne Strengell and the Forecast Rug (1957) by Barbara Paris Gifford & Leslie S. Edwards

A Striking Juxtaposition: Hand-Woven Textiles in the United Natioan Conferenec Building Interiors by Alexa Griffith Winton

Ingrid Dessau Takes Manhatten: A Textile Pioneer Uniting Craft and Industry by Helena Kåberg

Magdalene Odundo’s Untiled #10 (1995) by Simon Olding

Crafting With and Against the Grid by Jennifer Scanlan

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Sarah A. Lichtman in Conversation with Hella Jongerius by Sarah A. Lichtman

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Elissa Auther

Lenora Tawney’s Postcard Collages by Lenore Tawney

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Alien She reviewed by Erik Scollon

Fiber: Sculpture 1960 – Present reviewed by Elizabeth Bacon Eager

Journal of Modern Craft 8.1

Editorial Introduction

ARTICLES

The Kogei Tragedy by Daisuke Murata

Crafting Stories in the Domestic Archive by Rowan Bailey

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Crafting Music Through Technology and Design a Conversation with Victor Gama by Henrietta Lidchi and Victor Gama

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Tanya Harrod

Yugoslavian Journal, May 4-May 30, 1927 by Ethel Mairet

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Art and Life 1920-1931: Ben Nicholson, Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis, William Staite Murray reviewed by Louise Campbell

Flow; Material World reviewed by Anthony Merino

Studio Formafantasma: The Stranger Within reviewed by Jessica Hemmings

BOOK REVIEWS

Seeing Things: Collected Writings on Art, Craft and Design Alison Britton reviewed by Tessa Peters

Oral History and the Visual Arts Linda Sandino and Matthew Partington (eds) reviewed by Ezra Shales

Journal of Modern Craft 7.3

Editorial Introduction

ARTICLES

Crafting Yesterday’s Tomorrows: Retro-Futurism, Steampunk, and the Problem of Making in the Twenty-First Century by Elizabeth Guffey

A Parasitic Craft: Taxidermy in the Art of Tessa Farmer by Petra Lange-Berndt

Rilke and Things by Idris Parry

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Searching for Forms that Smell of Egypt by Ibrahim Said

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Lisa Banu

Preface to Design in Theory and Practice 1910 by Ernest A. Batchelder

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

The Giys + Emmy Spectacle: Fashion and Jewelry Design by Gijs Bakker and Emmy van Leersum, 1967-72 reviewed by Joana Ozorio Almeida de Meroz

Queer Threads: Crafting Identity & Community reviewed by Jeanne Vaccaro

Decorum: Tapis et tapisseries d’artistes reviewed by K. L. H. Wells

BOOK REVIEWS

The Arts and Crafts Movement in Scotland: A History Annette Carruthers reviewed by Elizabeth Cumming

The Textile Reader Jessica Hemmings (ed.) reviewed by Eleanor Flegg