Saturday, January 01, 2005

Short Essays

Consumer Culture: Peeking Underneath Campaign Tee-Shirts (July 2008)

On Craft and Security

1970s Nostalgia & the New Craft Movement

An Open Letter to the Craft World

Toward a Phenomenology of the Handmade

History of Craft: An Initial Overview

History of Craft: Toward a New Craft World Order

Consumer Culture: Dollar Voting

Consumer Culture: What Does “Green” Mean?

Consumer Culture: Branding Peace

Consumer Culture: “Mass-produced Individuality”

Consumer Culture: Truth and Inconsequence

Virtual Studio Visits

(Most recent at top)

Susan Pratt Smith & Gary Haven Smith, Glass Artist & Stone Sculptor (Northwood, NH)

Tom Dubois, Wood Turner (Eliot, ME)

Matthew Eskuche, Glass Artist (Pittsburgh, PA)

Kit Cornell, Potter (Exeter, NH)

Brian Braskie, Chair Maker (Canterbury, NH)

Dan Dustin, Spoon Maker (Contoocook, NH)

Bill Summers, Wood/Metal (Concord, NH)

Jane Kaufmann, Sculptor (Durham, NH)

Janice Ho, Metalsmith Jeweler (Madison, WI/Philadelphia, PA)

Erica Schlueter, Metalsmith Jeweler (Verona, WI)

Ray Lagasse, Basket Maker (Lempster, NH)

Frank Ridley, Toy Maker (Solon, ME)

John Zentner, Potter (Northwood, NH)

Greenjeans Reviews

"Fashioning Felt" at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum (Jul. '09)

"Recombination: Nava Lubelski" at LMAKprojects (Jan. '09)

"The Essential Art of African Textiles" at the Met (Dec. '08)

"Louise Bourgeois" at the Guggenheim Museum (Sept. '08)

"Out of this World: Shaker Design Past, Present, and Future" at the Bard Graduate Center (May '08)

BKLYN Designs (May 9-11, '08)

"Martin Puryear" at the Museum of Modern Art (Jan. '07)

"Pricked: Extreme Embroidery" at the Museum of Arts & Design
(Nov. '07)

American Craft Magazine, first re-launch issue
(Oct. '07)

"Viva Vetro!" at the Carnegie Museum of Art
(Sept. '07)

"One of a Kind: The Studio Craft Movement" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
(July '07)

Renegade Craft Fair 2007 in Brooklyn, NY
(June '07)

SOFA New York 2007
(June '07)

HauteGREEN sustainable design show in New York
(May '07)

"Design for the Other 90% at the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum
(May '07)

William Kentridge's "The Magic Flute" at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
(May '07)

"Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting" at the Museum of Arts & Design
(Jan. '07)

"The First Emperor" at the Metropolitan Opera
(Jan. '07)

Renegade Craft Fair 2006 in Brooklyn, NY
(June '06)