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Glenn Adamson

GLENN ADAMSON is Nanette L. Laitman Director at the Museum of Arts and Design, N.Y.C. He was previously at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and is the author of books including Invention of Craft, The Craft Reader, and Thinking Through Craft.

ALL TOGETHER NOW: Craft Across Boundaries

What is the place of craft in the global marketplace? It is hardly a new topic. In fact, handmade objects were once the world’s most important cultural ambassadors. Ceramics, textiles, and other goods traversed linguistic barriers in a way no written text could.

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The Brooklyn Rail

SEPT 2020

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