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From folk culture to modern British

McCannon, Desdemona (2009) From folk culture to modern British.

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Abstract

A Folk Art revival is quietly inspiring artists and illustrators, but as De s McCannon discovers, Folk Art means more than drawing owls or men with beards. It has nothing to do with extreme right wing politics. The illustrators currently inspired by Folk Art are not only reshaping their idea of illustration, they are rethinking ideas of nation

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This article was published in VAROOM magazine in the Winter of 2009. Article copyright Desdemona McCannon, reproduced by permission of VAROOM magazine. The magazine website is located at http://www.varoom-mag.comFor a review of this article see 'The Missing Critical History of Illustration'by Rick Poynor at http://www.printmag.com/Article/The-Forgotten-History-of-Illustration#axzz11gefTFOf (last paragraph)
Keywords: artists, folk art, art and design, illustration, artwork, fake folk
Divisions: ?? GlyndwrUniversity ??
Depositing User: ULCC Admin
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2011 09:13
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2017 20:05
URI: http://glyndwr.collections.crest.ac.uk/id/eprint/135

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