Journal of Modern Craft 13.3

SPECIAL ISSUE: THE HAND AND THE MACHINE IN INTERWAR EUROPE

Editorial Introduction by Rachel Barron-Duncan and Toby Norris

ARTICLES

Industry, Craft, Modern Architecture, and Regional Identity at the Paris 1925 and 1938 Interional Expositions  by Peter Clericuzio

Cleanliness, Clarity – and Craft: Material Politics in German Design, 1919-1939 by Freyja Hartzell

Craftsmanship and Industrial Production of Italian Furniture During the Interwar Period by Silvia Barisone

Building the Machine in the Workshop: the Maison du Peuple of Clichy, 1935-40 by Ariela Katz

Materials, Artistic Craftwork, and Modernist Furniture Design: The Kuyken Firm in the Netherlands and Belgium 1918-1940 by Marjan Groot

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Revising the Past: A Conversation with Sjoerd Vroonland by Rachel Barron-Duncan and Sjoerd Vroonland

PRIMARY TEXT

Exceprts from Système des Beaux Arts [System of the Fine Arts], 1920 by Alain (Pseudonym of Émile Chartier)

Exhibition Reviews

Covid-19 Global Quilt by Marybeth C. Stalp

Let’s Face It: Mask Design Competition by Caroline Kipp

BYOC (Bring-Your-Own-Craft) by Suzanne Hudson

BOOK Reviews

The Shape of Craft  by Kristina Wilson

Networks, Labour and Migration Among Muslim Artisans by Dorothy Armstrong

Journal of Modern Craft 13.2

Editorial Introduction by Journal Editors

ARTICLES

The Worker in the Window: Class, Cut Glass, and the Spectacle of Work, 1910 by Joseph H. Larnerd

Negotiations of Socialist Modernity: The Czech Glass Figurine (From the late 1940s-1960s) by Rebecca Bell

Restoring the Wheelwright’s Shop by Paddy Bullard

STATEMENT OF PRACTICE

Crafting Fetish Across Materials and Sexual Styles: An Interview with Skeeter of Mr. S Leather  by Tom Cubbin

PRIMARY TEXT

Doctrine of the Hands by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Exhibition Reviews

Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950-2019 by Angelik Vizcarrondo-Laboy

In a Cloud, in a Wall, in a Chair: Six Modernists in Mexico at Midcentury  by Jessica Hemmings

The Event of a Thread: Global Narratives in Textiles  by Zeynep Ugan

BOOK Reviews

The Politics of Vietnamese Craft: American Diplomacy and Domestication by Bic Tieu

Proud Raven, Paiting Wolf: Carving Alaska’s New Deal Totem Parks by Anya Montiel

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