Sabine Runde, Matthias Wagner K (eds.)

KUNSTHANDWERK IST KAKTUS


BROWSE


588 pages
23 x 31 cm, over 2,000 ills. Hardcover
German

 48,00 incl. VAT

April 2022

Exhibition: Museum Angewandte Kunst Frankturt, 6.11.2021–27.3.2022
ISBN 9783897906495 Categories: ,

Description

The term ‘arts and crafts’ poses as many questions as there are preconceived opinions about it. It is associated with individuality, uniqueness, a multi-perspectival nature, decorative potential, artistic quality and a high experiential value. This publication, accompanying the exhibition of the same name, examines the developments in arts and crafts from the second half of the twentieth century, as exemplified by the collection of the Museum Angewandte Kunst. Scale reproductions of plates, furniture, cutlery, jewellery and vases highlight their surprising variegation in form. In their essays, the ten authors encounter diverse approaches to the broad terrain of arts and crafts: from the relationship between East Asia and Western ceramics, via the handicrafts of the Romantic period, to the adventure that is arts and crafts.

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