Editor's introduction by Joakim Borda-Pedreira
Behold The Bionic Crafts(wo)man
Digital technology is rapidly changing the identity of crafts, as artists no longer need to work with their hands. Is computer programming becoming a craft skill?
Editor of The Journal of Modern Craft, Dr. Stephen Knott, reflects on the recent international seminar on contemporary craft entitled ‘Very Good’, which took place in November at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Oslo.
Cutting Through History
Using sophisticated laser-cutters, Ingrid Aarset investigates the cultural and visual history of lavish textile patterns from Renaissance paintings.
Cracking the Pottery Code
With his unique 3D-printed ceramics, British artist Michael Eden heralds a second industrial revolution. Norwegian Crafts Magazine met him during a brief visit in Oslo.