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The crafts movement in Australia : a history, Grace Cochrane

Label
The crafts movement in Australia : a history
Title
The crafts movement in Australia
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Grace Cochrane
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through the story of the crafts movement this book gives Australian craftspeople - potters, textile workers, jewellers and metalsmiths, glassworkers, leatherworkers, woodworkers, furniture-makers and paper-makers their rightful place in the nation's past and contemporary culture
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ANB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cochrane, Grace
Dewey number
  • 745.50994
  • 745.0994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NK1089
LC item number
.C62 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Australia Council
  • Australia Council
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Handicraft
  • Artisans
  • Decorative arts
  • Art
  • Arts
  • Arts and society
  • Art and society
  • Arts and crafts movement
  • Design
Label
The crafts movement in Australia : a history, Grace Cochrane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 426-433
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Foreword by David Williams -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: establishing an attitude: before 1914 -- Finding an alternative: the arts and crafts movement in Australia -- Chapter 2: making it modern: between the wars -- Recovery and depression -- Modernism in Australia -- The crafts: personal and professional --Chapter 3: beginning again: 1940-1963 -- Reconstruction and reassessment -- Cultural attitudes and the arts in Australia -- Developments overseas in art, craft and design -- The crafts movement in Australia -- Crafts communities -- Organisations -- Galleries and shops -- Exhibitions -- Education -- Chapter 4: organising for change: 1964-1972 -- A changing Australia -- Internationalism and the arts in Australia -- Responses in the crafts -- The crafts in Australia -- An international crafts network: the world crafts council -- Crafts organisations in Australia -- Aboriginal crafts and contemporary crafts movement --Weaving at Ernabella -- Aboriginal Enterprises -- The Bagot Pottery, Darwin -- Bathurst Island: Tiwi Designs -- Tiwi Pottery -- Tiwi Screenprinting -- Tiwi Pima and Tiwi Batik -- Bima Wear -- The Baramba Pottery, Cherbourg -- Chapter 5: the practitioners: 1940-1972 -- Chapter 6: the heady years: 1973-1979 -- Consolidating Euphoria -- Crafts practice in the 1970s -- Aboriginal crafts and the crafts movement -- Hermannsburg: leather -- Ernabella: batik -- Utopia: batik -- Thenacoupie -- The acrylic paintings of the Wester Desert -- Chapter 7: excellence and opportunity: 1973-1992 -- Funding the crafts -- The Crafts Councils -- Crafts centres -- Summer schools -- Festivals -- Community arts -- Women in the crafts -- Chapter 8: serious intent: 1980-1992 -- Recession and reaction -- The arts in Australia: entering the postmodern -- The artist as worker -- Redefining the crafts -- The crafts and cultural theory -- A new professionalism -- Specialisation -- Technology -- Aboriginal crafts and the comtemporary crats movement -- Chapter 9: crafts practice in the 1980s -- Conclusion -- References and endnotes -- Photographic acknowledgements -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
000007751601
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xvii, 434 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of coloured plates
Governing access note
Not for interlibrary loan
Isbn
9780868403168
Lccn
84000316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration (some coloured)
System control number
(OCoLC)27434523
Label
The crafts movement in Australia : a history, Grace Cochrane
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 426-433
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Foreword by David Williams -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: establishing an attitude: before 1914 -- Finding an alternative: the arts and crafts movement in Australia -- Chapter 2: making it modern: between the wars -- Recovery and depression -- Modernism in Australia -- The crafts: personal and professional --Chapter 3: beginning again: 1940-1963 -- Reconstruction and reassessment -- Cultural attitudes and the arts in Australia -- Developments overseas in art, craft and design -- The crafts movement in Australia -- Crafts communities -- Organisations -- Galleries and shops -- Exhibitions -- Education -- Chapter 4: organising for change: 1964-1972 -- A changing Australia -- Internationalism and the arts in Australia -- Responses in the crafts -- The crafts in Australia -- An international crafts network: the world crafts council -- Crafts organisations in Australia -- Aboriginal crafts and contemporary crafts movement --Weaving at Ernabella -- Aboriginal Enterprises -- The Bagot Pottery, Darwin -- Bathurst Island: Tiwi Designs -- Tiwi Pottery -- Tiwi Screenprinting -- Tiwi Pima and Tiwi Batik -- Bima Wear -- The Baramba Pottery, Cherbourg -- Chapter 5: the practitioners: 1940-1972 -- Chapter 6: the heady years: 1973-1979 -- Consolidating Euphoria -- Crafts practice in the 1970s -- Aboriginal crafts and the crafts movement -- Hermannsburg: leather -- Ernabella: batik -- Utopia: batik -- Thenacoupie -- The acrylic paintings of the Wester Desert -- Chapter 7: excellence and opportunity: 1973-1992 -- Funding the crafts -- The Crafts Councils -- Crafts centres -- Summer schools -- Festivals -- Community arts -- Women in the crafts -- Chapter 8: serious intent: 1980-1992 -- Recession and reaction -- The arts in Australia: entering the postmodern -- The artist as worker -- Redefining the crafts -- The crafts and cultural theory -- A new professionalism -- Specialisation -- Technology -- Aboriginal crafts and the comtemporary crats movement -- Chapter 9: crafts practice in the 1980s -- Conclusion -- References and endnotes -- Photographic acknowledgements -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
000007751601
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xvii, 434 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of coloured plates
Governing access note
Not for interlibrary loan
Isbn
9780868403168
Lccn
84000316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration (some coloured)
System control number
(OCoLC)27434523

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