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Makers: A History of American Studio Craft

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Here is the first comprehensive survey of modern craft in the United States. "Makers" follows the development of studio craft--objects in fiber, clay, glass, wood, and metal--from its roots in nineteenth-century reform movements to the rich diversity of expression at the end of the twentieth century. More than four hundred illustrations complement this chronological explor ...more
Hardcover, 529 pages
Published July 15th 2010 by University of North Carolina Press (first published July 2010)
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some good information, but covering so many people that it doesn't go very deep into any one of them. Organized by decade, so sometimes a person's career is split between chapters... and very fact based... it could stand to spell out some trends or movements.
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