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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 78168–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.68
Published: 01 March 2019
... powerful tools to eradicate begging and immorality; because diligence and constant activity brings well-being and decency. Those who buy handicrafts and thus encourage craft do a great favor for their country. For sure, there is less poverty and vagrancy in those parishes in which the poor have an...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783364–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.364
Published: 01 September 2019
... the early twentieth-century avant-garde. Stierli notes, however, the historical, ontological, and formal differences between these two practices. Collage, which appeared in the work of cubist painters prior to World War I, continued a handicraft tradition by importing real objects from outside art in...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 764572–574 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.4.572
Published: 01 December 2017
... handicraft and the arts, which the Nisei have lost,” as he wrote in one letter. Artists like himself were to lead this cultural remaking. The most interesting documents displayed in the exhibition revealed Noguchi's determination. He went as far as budgeting for tools and materials, which at one point...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2016; 753281–298 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2016.75.3.281
Published: 01 September 2016
... architectural forms, which he found in handicrafts. Semper took an active interest in linguistics, which shared ethnology's interest in tracing the roots of material culture. In the introduction to Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts; or, Practical Aesthetics , his seminal 1860–63 book, he defined art as...
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Published: 01 December 2011
Figure 11 Felix Lay, Textile patterns from Šamac, Eastern Croatia, 1880 (Felix Lay, Ornamenti jugoslavenske narodne domaće i umjetne obrtnosti [Yugoslavian national folk and artistic handicraft] [Vienna, 1880], 11: 9) Figure 11. Felix Lay, Textile patterns from Šamac, Eastern Croatia, 1880
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2014; 73191–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2014.73.1.91
Published: 01 March 2014
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2013; 722271–272 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2013.72.2.271a
Published: 01 June 2013
... demonstrate the contents of the hard-to-find Archigram zine, published 1961–70. These provide recollections on the handicraft of producing the publication, as well as observations on the contents. Despite the straightforward access and the contribution made for the interested public in bringing the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2011; 704466–491 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2011.70.4.466
Published: 01 December 2011
...Figure 11 Felix Lay, Textile patterns from Šamac, Eastern Croatia, 1880 (Felix Lay, Ornamenti jugoslavenske narodne domaće i umjetne obrtnosti [Yugoslavian national folk and artistic handicraft] [Vienna, 1880], 11: 9) Figure 11. Felix Lay, Textile patterns from Šamac, Eastern Croatia, 1880...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2009; 682261–262 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2009.68.2.261
Published: 01 June 2009
... the Greeks techne means neither art nor handicraft but rather: to make something appear, within what is present. 6 For Pietilä, such a process required remaining open to vari- ous and diverse stimuli: The seizing of an idea is a process which one doesn t seem to be able to influence consciously. Con...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2009; 682259–261 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2009.68.2.259
Published: 01 June 2009
... outside of one s own cultural context? As displayed in the exhibition, Pietilä metaphorically refer- enced local sources as diverse as archaeo- logical history, the kinetic rhythms of people, Arab folk music, handicraft, fab- rics, Bedouin rugs, and traditional archi- tecture all influencing the design...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2009; 682200–223 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2009.68.2.200
Published: 01 June 2009
... each other. 21 A review in the Berliner Lokal-Anzeiger offered a very similar account: Loos wants the emancipation of handicraft, he wants it left to its own natural instincts, as these have been preserved for centuries. With much hot air and great energy, he assailed the med- dling of artists in...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2007; 662266–268 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2007.66.2.266
Published: 01 June 2007
... and Crafts movement, without jettisoning its handicraft ethos. Of the émigrés who endowed England with her first unarguably Modernist buildings in the 1930s, Berthold Lubetkin, Peter Moro, and Ernö Goldfinger chose to stay while Gropius, Marcel Breuer, Serge Chermayeff, William Lescaze, and Mendelsohn...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2007; 662268–270 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2007.66.2.268
Published: 01 June 2007
... Exposition des Art Decoratifs, or maintained conti- nuities with a major source of mod- ernism, the Arts and Crafts movement, without jettisoning its handicraft ethos. Of the émigrés who endowed England with her first unarguably Modernist buildings in the 1930s, Berthold Lubetkin, Peter Moro, and Ernö...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2006; 653356–377 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068293
Published: 01 September 2006
... Secular and Domestic Architecture (London, 1857), 241. 76 T. G.Jackson, Modern Gothic Architecture (London, 1873), 5. 77 John Dando Sedding, Art and Handicraft (London, 1893), 144. 78 C. F. A. Voysey, Individuality (London, 1915), 11. 79 Ibid., 44, 118. 80 Margaret Belcher, ed...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2006; 651112–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068241
Published: 01 March 2006
..., despairs at "the snobbish socialism, radical conservatism, dreamy down-to earthness and sophisticated attachment to simplicity that makes the Arts and Crafts architect so paradoxical and diffi cult to define" (108). In the same volume and in the context of Russian kustar handicraft industries, Rosalind P...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2005; 643367–369 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068171
Published: 01 September 2005
... form of the handicraft, do-it-yourself, architect-as-artisan tradi tion. The entire house, down to the plates and sinks, expresses that. It is admittedly a self-indulgence, a burlesque and a freaky thing to do, but it honesdy admits that."3 It is difficult to appreciate Hardy's remarks without...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2005; 643340–361 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068168
Published: 01 September 2005
... typ ical opinion held that "the building industry is not an industry. It is the clumsiest aggregation of builders, big and "MIRACLE HOUSE HOOP-LA" 347 small, manufacturers, handicrafters, architects, and retail merchandisers one could possibly imagine."44 The antici pated solutions seemed to favor...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2005; 6414–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068122
Published: 01 March 2005
... American architecture. Ackerman believed that it was impossible to develop a true modern architecture until the price system was overturned because pecuniary self-interest undermined rational technical deci sions. For Ackerman, Georgian was the final achievement of the handicraft era as described by Veblen...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2003; 624490–511 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3592499
Published: 01 December 2003
... promoted economic opportunities for women.2 Antique dealers were invited to participate in the fundraising event, and old Gobe- lins, Madonna statues, Meissen knickknacks, chalices, giant amethysts, and even mammoth bones commingled with handicrafts by the association's members (Figure 1).3 Reviews in the...