Journal of Modern Craft 6.3

Editorial Introduction

ARTICLES

Temporality, Critique, and the Vessel Tradition: Bernard Leach and Marcel Duchamp by John Roberts

Mass Production as an Academic Imaginary (or, if more must be said of Marcel “Evacuating Duchamp in the Age of Recursive Scholarship”) by Ezra Shales

English Pottery by Rackham and Read: A Question of Attribution by Jeffrey Jones

The Emergence of Modern Ceramics in Nigeria: The Kenneth Murray Decade, 1929-39 by Ozioma Onuzulike

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Factory Craft: Art and Industry in Conversation by Ethan W. Lasser

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Simon Olding

Report on the Centralised Control of the Artist Craftsman by W. K. Slater

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Social Fabric reviewed by Micol Hebron

Hand Made: Long Live Crafts reviewed by Joana Ozorio de Almeida Meroz

BOOK REVIEWS

Lucie Rie: Modernist Potter Emmanuel Cooper reviewed by Jeffrey Jones

The Last Sane Man: Michael Cardew: Modern Pots, Colonialism, and Counterculture Tanya Harrod reviewed by Damian Skinner

 

Journal of Modern Craft 6.2

Editorial Introduction

ARTICLES

Collaborative Craft Capabilities: The Bodyhood of Shared Skills by Otto von Busch

Stitching (for) His Life: Morris William Larkin’s Prisoner of War Sampler by Maureen Daly Goggin

Promoting Craft in British Malaya, 1900-1940 by Hwei-Fen Cheah

Sanaugait in Nunavut by Alena Buis and Sarah E. K. Smith

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Homeless Practices by Frida Hållander

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary David Whiting

Britisk Brugkunst, Introduction and Extracts Steen Eiler Rasmussen

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Lenore Tawney: Wholly Unlooked For reviewed by Jack Livingston, in conjunction with Peter Boyce

BOOK REVIEWS

Thomas Day: Master Craftsman and Free Man of Color reviewed by Ann Smart Martin

The Art of Not Making: The New Artist/Artisan Relationship; The Power of Making: The Importance of Being Skilled reviewed by Sophie Raikes

Arts and Crafts, Neitzsche und die frühe Brücke. Studien zur Graphick Ernst Ludwig Kirchners reviewed by Christian Weikop

Journal of Modern Craft 6.1

Editorial Introduction

ARTICLES

Eleven Propositions in Response to the Question: “What Is Contemporary about Craft?” by Julia Bryan-Wilson

Aileen Osborn Webb and the Origins of Craft’s Infrastructure by Ellen Paul Denker

Talking, Touching and Cutting: The Craft of Medicine by Tim Dornan and Debra Nestel

Mapping Craft in Contemporary India: Dilli Haat and Dastkari Haat Samiti’s Craft Maps by Cristin McKnight Sehti

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Scaling up: Theaster Gates, Jr, and His Toolkit by Ethan W. Lasser

PRIMARY TEXT

The Metamorphosis of the Craftsman Herwin Schaefer

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Manufacture 2; Power of Making reviewed by Kirstie Beavan

Working Legacies: The Death and (After) Life of Post-industrial Milwaukee reviewed by Ethan W. Lasser

Generations: Betty Feves reviewed by Whitney Lowe

BOOK REVIEWS

Introduction Book Review Editor

Makers: A History of American Studio Craft reviewed by Edward Lucie-Smith

Makers: A History of American Studio Craft reviewed by Thomas Denenberg

Makers: A History of American Studio Craft reviewed by Catharine Rossi