20th Century Arts And Crafts

Arts and crafts are much more than the paper mache animals, friendship bracelets, and popsicle stick houses you first made in grade school. What initially began as a reacton to the Industrial Revolution has become a lucrative, modern American business. Host Ray Suarez takes a look at the history and art of the crafts movement, from pottery to jewelry to textiles. GUESTS: Kenneth Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,Author of Arts and Crafts Movement in California: Living the Good Life; Beth Ann Gerstein, Executive Director, The Society of Arts and Crafts (SAC) in Boston.



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