New Positions Re-evaluating the impact of tradition on contemporary practice

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


This event was organised as an integral component of ‘Naked Craft’; a multi-facetted project and exhibition of contemporary craft by 22 makers from Canada and Scotland, curated by Dr Juliette MacDonald and Arno Verhoeven, Edinburgh College of Art, in collaboration with Dr Denis Longchamps, Art Gallery of Burlington; Dr Sandra Alfoldy, NSCAD University; and Emma Quin, CEO, Craft Ontario.
Period11 Nov 2016
Event typeConference
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom


  • Craft
  • Innovation
  • tradition
  • transcultural