生きている工芸 Ikiteiru kōgei (Living craft)

Issue 13
While living in Kyoto, Eloise Rapp found four textile artists using traditional techniques in new ways.
Itohen Universe is a Kyoto workshop of young weavers who seek to keep skills of kimono alive today
Sachiko Tamashige reflects on the continuing significance of the sword as treasure of Japanese culture.
In 1978, the craft world descended on Kyoto. What did craft mean 40 years ago?

Contents

Quarterly essay

Kyoto

Kogei in Japan

Kogei elsewhere

Elsewhere

 

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