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

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