Essays about: "Artisans"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word Artisans.

  1. 1. “Fair Trade is an artisan’s movement” An interview study with handicraft producer organisations affiliated to World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) in the Global South

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Miranda Kårelind; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : Traditional handicraft; Craftsmanship; Artisans; Fair Trade; Global South;

    Abstract : Traditional craftsmanship provides a significant source of income for marginalised groups in many parts of the Global South. Simultaneously, the traditional handicraft is a way to remember and maintain a cultural heritage. However, the ability to survive on traditional craftsmanship has worsened around the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. Futuristic Heritage: Palestinian Craftculture in the Context of Settler Colonialism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Iman Hamdy Sharbati; [2022]
    Keywords : artisans; slow activism; Sumud; counter-futurism; Palestine; settler colonialism; crafts; heritage; embroidery; decolonization; sustainable materialism; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Through the study of the creative practices of young artisans in Palestine, this thesis addresses the symbolic and lived time experiences in the context of settler colonialism. It is based on interviews with seven craftspeople from Ramallah and Jerusalem who practice artistic forms of reproducing and rethinking heritage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Textile craft producer Jordan River Foundation’s collaborative design development with IKEA

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Jamila Juzer Siamwalla; [2019]
    Keywords : collaboration; design development; co-designing; textile crafts; craft production;

    Abstract : Background: The production of textile crafts requires resources and skilled artisans. In modern times, textile crafts sold in the global market are often made through collaboration involving artisans and profit, social and non-profit enterprises with aim to globalize the aesthetic or styling, structural aspects, and marketability of the crafted product. READ MORE

  4. 4. Går det att odla ekologiskt vårvete för hantverksmässig bakning i Jämtlands län?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Agricultural Research for Northern Sweden

    Author : Amanda Halvarsson; [2018]
    Keywords : vårvete; lantvetesorter; bakegenskaper; vetets historik; vetets genetik; Triticum; odlingsåtgärder; väderdata; falltal; glutenhalt; kvalitetsegenskaper;

    Abstract : Intresset för hantverksmässig bakning med vete ökar. Utifrån detta kommer denna studie att belysa kedjan från ”jord till bord” genom odlingsförsök, intervjuundersökning samt bakning på mjöl från försökssorterna som bedöms av en smakpanel. Sortförsöket med vårvete (Triticum Aestivum L. READ MORE

  5. 5. Globalising Local Craft : enhancing collaboration between Indian rural artisans and Swedish IKEA designers

    University essay from Konstfack/Industridesign

    Author : Josefin Strid; [2017]
    Keywords : Cultural Awareness; Design; Social Entrepreneurs; Textiles; India; Co-creation; Craft; Confidence; Equality;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to further enable emancipation of Indian craftswomen through the use of an alternative co-design process. As a designer working with textiles and fashion I was interested to explore how I could positively impact the production process of textiles. READ MORE