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Author Petry, Michael

Title The art of not making : the new artist/artisan relationship / Michael Petry

Publ Info London : Thames & Hudson, 2011
 RWU Main Library  N6498.H36 P48 2011    DUE 10-15-14
Descript 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-200) and index
Contents When art meets craft -- Glass -- Metal -- Stone -- Textiles -- Other materials -- Interviews
Note Can an artist claim that an object is a work of art if it has been made for him or her by someone else? If so, who is the author of such a work? And just what is the difference between a work of art and a work of craft? In the first book of its kind, Michael Petry tackles these questions head on
LC subject Art -- Philosophy
Decorative arts -- Philosophy
Handicraft -- Philosophy
Handicraft in art
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
ISBN 9780500238820 (hbk)
0500238820 (hbk) :