The Commonwealth: Review 2 | Svenja John

The topic for the second lecture in the Commonwealth Series, held on 11 November 2010 was ‘Globalization in the Craft Movement’. Svenja John, a German jewelry maker was invited to present her ideas on the subject. The confluence of John’s artist residency at the University of the Arts as well as the participation of a group of German guest artists at the Philadelphia Museum of Art Women’s Committee Craft Show, made her contribution to the series possible and timely. John’s presentation of her own experience... Read more.