“Craft is an antidote to digital media”

Jonathan Anderson with stoneware pot by Loewe Craft Prize finalist Jennifer Lee

Great thoughts on craft from Jonathan Anderson in Sunday’s Guardian ahead of the Loewe Craft Prize.

This quote feels especially important, not only that he wants to change the situation but that the gap between how art and craft are perceived is recognised and discussed:

“I feel an obligation to help craft practitioners: to redefine craft and prevent it from being seen as a lower form than art.”

Read the full article on the Guardian’s website


About Steve Tomlin

I am a greenwood worker and scythe tutor. I carve spoons, bowls and other products from locally sourced greenwood. During the summer I teach scything around the UK.
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