Journal of Modern Craft 13.1

SPECIAL ISSUE ON MIDDLE EASTERN CRAFTS

Editorial Introduction by Mariam Rosser-Owen and Tanya Harrod (full text available)

ARTICLES

Reviving the Past and Confronting the Present: Crafts in Syria and Egypt, c. 1875-1925 by Marcus Milwright

North African Crafts under Colonial Status, c. 1900: The Case of Pottery in Algeria and Tunisia by Clara Ilham Álvarez Dopico

Women’s Tapestry and the Poetics of Renewal: Threading Mid-Century Practices by Jessica Gerschultz

The Street and the Screen: Egyptian Tentmakers and Craft Online by Sam Bowker and Seif El Rashidi

STATEMENTS OF PRACTICE

A Practice Rooted in Tradition: My Journey of Discovery by Naseer Yasna (Mansouri) and Hedieh Wojgani

Building Crafts in Palestine: From Production to Knowledge Production by Khaldun Bshara

Safi Ceramics: Desiging Future Heritage by Simon Fraser and Elizabeth Wright

The Mahjouba Initiative: Fenduq/Atelier Eric van Hove, Marrakesh by Eric van Hove

Deconstructing the Code: The Woven/Unwoven Project by Sara Ouhaddou

PRIMARY TEXT

Commentary: Regaining our Gaze: Learning from the Casablanca School Today by Salma Lahlou

Some Observations on Traditional Popular Art in Morocco by Toni Maraini

Journal of Modern Craft 12.3

Editorial Introduction (full text available)

ARTICLES

An Aesthetics of Everything Else: Craft and Flat Ontologies by Barbara Wisnoski

Local Production: Craft and FilmMaking in Interwar Britain by Michael McClusky

Production of Toolboxes and Hand Tools in Industrial Craft Apprenticeship by Jesse Adams Stein

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

A Wheel’s Life by Nigel Wood

PRIMARY TEXT

Perspectives in Textile (1969) at the Stedelijk Museum: A Landmark Exhibition by Victoria Anastasyadis and Marjan Boot

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Material Insanity reviewed by Yvonne Langué

The Sea Ranch: Architecture, Environment, and Idealism reviewed by Kjetil Fallan

Roberto Lugo at 1 West reviewed by Kalima Young

BOOK REVIEWS

Fray: Art and Textile Politics reviewed by Jade Yumang

Ceramics and Globalization: Staffordshire Ceramics, Made in China reviewed by Roderick Bamford

Journal of Modern Craft 12.2

Editorial Introduction (full text available)

ARTICLES

Between the Lines: The Innovation of Embroidery and Lace Through Art and Design in the Azores by Ana Nolasco

Invisible Craftsmanship: Lulesámi Women’s Production of Handicraft and Well-Being at Home by Anna Gustafsson

The Art of Working in Hair: Hair Jewellery and Ornamental Handiwork in Victorian Britain by Shu-chuan Yan

Sandra Alfoldy (August 1, 1969 – February 24, 2019): A Reflection by Janice Helland

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Karel Martens: Printing Wor[l]ds by Danné Ojeda and Karel Martens

PRIMARY TEXT

Art for Life’s Sake: Craft and the Quest for Wholeness in American Culture by Jackson Lears

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Annabeth Rosen: Broken, Fired, Gathered, Heaped reviewed by John-Duane Kingsley

Craftivism: Dissident Objects and Subversive Forms reviewed by Vicki Mason

The Ghosts of Sunday Morning: 50 Years of European Ceramics Work Centre (EKWC) reviewed by Liesbeth den Besten

BOOK REVIEWS

Harry Clarke and Artistic Visions of the New Irish State reviewed by Joseph McBrinn

The Ceramics Reader reviewed by Tessa Peters