Journal of Modern Craft 1.2

Editorial introduction


Looking Backwards and Forwards: Fennomane Furniture Design in Finland around 1900 by Charlotte Ashby

The Silver Hand: Authenticating the Alaska Native Art, Craft and Body by Emily Moore

Dis/Cover/ing the Quilts of Gee’s Bend, Alabama by Anna C. Chave

Between the Material World and the Ghosts of Dreams: An Argument about Craft in Los Carpinteros by Rachel Weiss

Statement of Practice

Knitting is … by Sabrina Gschwandtner

Primary Text

Commentary by Berthold Hub

The Chair (1899) by Hermann Bahr

Exhibition Reviews

Women’s Work: WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution by Maria Elena Buszek

Out of the Ordinary: Spectacular Craft by Martina Margetts

Poetics of the Handmade by Claudia Sbrissa

Book Reviews

British and Irish Home Arts and Industries, 1880-1914: Marketing Craft, Making Fashion by Alan Crawford

Craft in Transition by Linda Sandino