Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | Today, 10:00am

    Susan Casey: IMG Voices in the Ocean



    In 2010, the year dolphins came into my life, I spent my days working in midtown Manhattan, on the 36th floor of a big, impressive office building.... Continue »
    1. $19.57 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$24.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
6 Remote Warehouse Art- Miscellaneous Techniques

This title in other editions

By Hand: The Use of Craft in Contemporary Art

by

By Hand: The Use of Craft in Contemporary Art Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Available now in a paperback edition, our critically acclaimed By Hand features the work of thirty-two artists whose innovative and unexpected uses of handicraft techniques such as embroidery, sewing, knitting, and crocheting are making the age-old craft versus art debate obsolete. From Kiki Smith's lovingly etched birds, to Barb Hunt's knitted land mines to dynamo-ville's one-of-a-kind puppets, to Evil Twin's handstitched publications, the artworks in By Hand revel in the care and consideration of craft.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781568989426
Author:
Hung, Shu (edt)
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Other:
Hung, Shu
Editor:
Hung, Shu
Editor:
Magliaro, Joseph
Author:
Magliaro, Joseph
Author:
Hung, Shu
Subject:
Art, Modern - 21st century
Subject:
Handicraft in art.
Subject:
History - Contemporary (1945- )
Subject:
General
Subject:
Product
Subject:
Art - General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 13 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.5 x 0.5 in 1.23 lb
Age Level:
from 18 up to 99

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Drafting
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Drawing and Design
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Crafts Collections and Exhibitions
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Miscellaneous Techniques
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Reference
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Technique

By Hand: The Use of Craft in Contemporary Art New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$24.95 In Stock
Product details 176 pages Princeton Architectural Press - English 9781568989426 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.