Journal of Modern Craft 11.2

Editorial Introduction (full text available)

ARTICLES

Contemporary handspinning in the United States by Mathilde Francis Lind

The Eternal Renewal of Handweaving by Sarah Mills

The Real Thing: Craft, Caste and Commerce Admidst a Nationalism of Tradition in India by Sowparnika Balaswaminathan

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Htein Lin in Conversation with Gill Pattison by Htein Lin & Gill Pattison

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary by Glenn Adamson

Man the Modifier by S. P. R. Charter

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Grant Wood: American Gothic and Other Fables reviewed by Ulysses Grant Dietz

The Crafting History: Textiles, Metals, and Ceramics at the University of Georgia reviewed by Alicia Ory DeNicola & Catherine Chastain-Elliott

BOOK REVIEWS

Craftwork as Problem Solving: Ethnographic Studies of Design and Making reviewed by Helen Carnac

Live Form, Women, Ceramics and Community reviewed by Moira Vincentelli

Journal of Modern Craft 11.1


Editorial Introduction
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ARTICLES

Recurring Aesthetics, Emergent Traditions: Wendell Castle’s Continued Relevance to Corporate Culture by Kayleigh Perkov

Art/Work: J.B. Blunk, Isamu Noguchi and the Intersection of Sculputre and Skilled Labor by Holly Gore

Chance and Tradition in the Architectural Ceramics of Assemble by Daisy Charles

The Magic in the Dye Pot: Mable Morrow, Alice Kagawa Parrott, and Sites of Exchange in Modern Weaving by Ann Marguerite Tartsinis

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Cigarettes, Saliva, Art: Laboratory Experience in Florence, Italy by Grace Kim

PRIMARY TEXT

Interview with Christine Ax by Gert Hasenhütl

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

I Craft, I Travel Light reviewed by André Gali

The US-Mexico Border: Place, Imagination, and Possibility reviewed by Matthew K. Limb

BOOK REVIEWS

Show and Tales: On Jewelry Exhbition-Making reviewed by Roberta Bernabei

New Directions in Ceramics: From Spectacle to Trace reviewed by Glen R. Brown

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