TITLE

Réconcilier l'art et l'artisanat Une étude de l'artisanat d'art

AUTHOR(S)
JOURDAIN, Anne
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Sociologie de l' Art;Oct2012, Issue 21, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The French "artisanat d'art" is supposed to annihilate the historical boundary between art and craft. Through the combination of qualitative and quantitative methods, we distinguish two types of "artisans d'art" (the elite craftsmen and the creators), illustrated by two individual portraits, and disclose that the distinction between art and craft remains actually predominant in this professional field. Two ways of being "artisan d'art" can be emphasized, which differ through separated career paths and distinct labour conceptions. Two ways of presenting oneself as "artisan d'art" can also be displayed, since professionals do refer to the opposition between the artistic register and the craft one to position themselves within the field.
ACCESSION #
84404223

 

Related Articles

  • Du travail d'atelier au collectif : l'inscription professionnelle ambivalente des «céramistes-créateurs». BAJARD, Flora // Sociologie de l' Art;Oct2012, Issue 21, p43 

    This article is based on an ethnographic research begun three years ago among "art ceramists" in France. They nowadays work in a "singular regime" and both their discourses and practices follow the notions of inspiration, originality and vocation. Yet, these professionals use common know-how,...

  • INTRODUCTION. Cloutier, Hélène // Cahiers Metiers d'Art / Craft Journal;Winter2014, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including contemporary fine crafts, the sustainability of a career in modern crafts, and craft literature.

  • Crafted by hand. Iannucci, Lisa // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/12/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p13 

    The article focuses on the craftmanship of furniture maker and HomeOwners Diversified Services owner Ron Schwalde in making custom crafted items such as dining room table, coffee table and above-ground pool deck.

  • Postdigital Artisans. Openshaw, Jonathan // Frame;Sep/Oct2015, Issue 106, p16 

    The article offers the author's insights on craftmanship with an aesthetic and influence by the digital technology.

  • Académie Royale: A History in Portraits. BARKER, EMMA // French History;Dec2015, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p591 

    No abstract available.

  • Discovering [Family] Value. Barr, Amanda // Studio Potter;Winter2014/Spring2015, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p23 

    A personal narrative is presented that discusses the author's experiences as an artist in relation to her family, noting her family's involvement in handicraft work, her discovering of pottery craft, and her career change in becoming an artist in relation to her family.

  • Sardínía, ITALY.  // Premier Spas;Winter/Spring2006, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p44 

    The article presents information on the Italian tourist spot Sardinia. Situated at a distance of 125 miles from the Italian mainland, Sardinia offers a blend of high-end resorts and historical and natural attractions. Surrounded by around 900 miles of rocky coastline, the Sardinia island is the...

  • `Abstract' art as a veil: Tricolor painting in Vichy France, 1940-44.  // Art Bulletin;Jun92, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p191 

    Analyzes the effect of the 1943 publication of the article `La Peinture bleu blanc rouge' (tricolor painting) by painter Jean Bazaine in the Parisian weekly `Comoedia.' Significance of the colors of the tricolor flag; How avant-gardism then asserted itself in occupied Paris; How the Resistance...

  • Pride Of A Craftsman. Ridilla, Paul // Plumbing & Mechanical;Jan2009, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p50 

    The article offers information on the potential abilities of craftsman who have contributed to the satisfaction of working in the industry. Eagerness and willingness of the employees are considered. The author suggests to bring up apprentices for a craftsman's work. Recruiting options for...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics