CRAFT Perception and Practice : A Canadian Discourse

Gustafson, Paula and Allison, Glenn and Beatty, Greg and Cannon, Margaret and Dickerson, Katharine and Flood, Sandra and Garneau, David and Gogarty, Amy and Golley, Trudy Ellen and Grace, Susan Andrews and Lesser, Gloria and Mahon, Patrick and McElroy, Gil and McPherson, Anne and Pratt, Mary and Mathieu Paul. CRAFT Perception and Practice : A Canadian Discourse. Vancouver, BC: Ronsdale Press; s.l.: Artichoke Publishing, 2002.

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Abstract (English)

This collection of writings represents the diversity of current craft theory and practice in Canada. The texts describe the different materials, methods, and concepts integrated by the crafts and their practitioners, as well as the aesthetics and the various social, perceptual and spiritual dimensions of the work. Issues are explored from a variety of perspectives, including feminist, linguistic and conceptual approaches. Biographical notes. 58 bibl. ref. Index 4 p.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Gustafson, Paula (Editor); Gustafson, Paula (Author); Allison, Glenn (Author); Beatty, Greg (Author); Cannon, Margaret (Author); Dickerson, Katharine (Author); Flood, Sandra (Author); Garneau, David (Author); Gogarty, Amy (Author); Golley, Trudy Ellen (Artist); Golley, Trudy Ellen (Author); Grace, Susan Andrews (Author); Lesser, Gloria (Author); Mahon, Patrick (Author); McElroy, Gil (Author); McPherson, Anne (Author); Pratt, Mary (Artist); Pratt, Mary (Author); Mathieu Paul (Artist); Mathieu Paul (Author)
Dossier: 800 - MÉTIERS D'ART / ARTS AND CRAFTS
Collation: 218 p. : 37 ill. col. ; 26 x 20 cm
ISBN: 0921870949
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Ronsdale Press; s.l.: Artichoke Publishing
Artists: De Boer, Jeff; Foulem, Léopold L.; Golley, Trudy Ellen; Heinemann, Steven; Johnson, Charmian; Kidd, Jane; Matheson, Pat; Mathieu, Paul; Newdigate, Ann; Payce, Greg; Peart, Wendy; Pratt, Mary; Saunders, Sarah; Stanbridge, Linda; Allen, Wallis; Bolinger, Betty; Glanville, Irma; Hepner, Maureen; Maxwell, Eddie; Stelter, Sandra; Whirihana, Tina
Keywords: CERAMICS; TEXTILE ART; CRAFT(S); CANADIAN CRAFT; ABSTRACTION; CONCEPTUAL ART; GLASS; MEMORY; METAL; ORIENTAL ART; EVERYDAY LIFE; FEMINISM; MODERNISM; NARRATIVE; QUILTMAKING; TRADITION; GREEK ART; IDEOLOGY; MEANING; OBJECT (The); PSYCHOLOGY; RENAISSANCE; TACTILITY; VALUE
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First volume in the "CRAFT Perception and Practice" series.

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Date Deposited: 26 May 2003
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2012 18:00
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/14854
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