Architecture

 

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Campbell, James W.P. and Will Pryce  Brick: A World History 2003, Thames and Hudson, London.

Garcia, Mark ed., Architextiles November/December 2006 Architectural Design, Wiley Academy, London.

Howeler, Eric  Skyscraper  2003 Universe Publishing, NY, NY.

Moroyama, Masanori Japanese Bamboo Baskets: Meiji, Modern, Contemporary 2007 Kodansha International, Tokyo.

African and African-American work

 

Faith Ringgold - Bessie Smith

Adler, Peter and Nicholas Barnard African Majesty: The Textile Art of the Ashanti and Ewe 1992 Thames and Hudson.

Arnett, William (ed) The Quilts of Gee’s Bend 2002 Tinwood Books, Atlanta.

Bischoff, Dan “Post-Colonial Party Time”  Fiberarts Jan/ Feb2010 pp38-43.

Doris, David T, “Destiny World: Textile Causalties in Southern Nigeria” African Arts, Vol 39, No.2.

Fellner, Leigh Betsy Ross Redux http:// www.ugrrquilt.hartcottagequilts.com/

Gillow, John Printed and Dyed Textiles from Africa 2001 British Museum Press, London

Leon, Eli  Accidentally on Purpose: The Aesthetic Management of Irregularities in African Textiles and African-American Quilts  2006 Figge Art Musuem, Davenport, Iowa.

McKinley, Catherine E Indigo: In SEarch of the Color that Seduced the World  2011 Bloomsbury, NY NY

Meurant, Georges and Robert Farris Thompson  Mbuti Design: Paintings by Pygmy Women of the Ituri Rainforest 1995 Thames and Hudson.

Picton, John et al, The Art of African Textiles: Technology, Tradition and Lurex, 1995 Barbican Art Gallery, London

Ringgold, Faith  Dancing at the Louvre: FAith Ringgold’s French Collection and Other STory Quilts 1998 University of California Press

Schmahmann, Brenda Material Matters:Appliques by the Weya Women of Zimbabwe and Needlework by South African Collectives 2001 Witwatersrand University Press Johannesburg.

Camouflage and Uniforms

Anti Hunt camo

Blechman, Hardy  Disruptive Pattern Material: An Encyclopedia of Camouflage 2004 Firefly Books, Buffalo, NY NY

 

Bonami, Francesco and Maria Luisa Frisa, Stefano Tonchi eds Uniform: Order and Disorder 2000 Edizioni Charta, Milan, Italy.

 

Craik, Jennifer  Uniforms Exposed: From Conformity to Transgression 2005 Berg Publishers, New York.

 

Forbes, Peter Dazzled and Deceived: Mimicry and Camouflage 2009 Yale University Press

 

Williams, David  Naval Camouflage 1914-1945: A Complete Visual Reference  2001 Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland.

Canada

Ruth Scheuing - GPS tracks

 

Bachmann, Ingrid and Ruth Scheuing Material Matters: The Art and Culture of Contemporary Textiles 1998 YYZ Books, Toronto.

 

McKay, Ian  The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia 1994 McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal

Carpets and Rugs

Tanks….Afghanistan

Chaldecott, Nada  Dhurries: History, Technique, Pattern, Identification 2003 Thames and Hudson, London.

Denny, Walter B. How to Read Islamic Carpets  2014 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Eiland, Emmett Oriental Rugs Today: A Guide to the best new Carpets from the East 2003 Berkeley Hills Books, Albany, CA

Farr, Christopher and Matthew Bourne and Fiona Leslie Contemporary Rugs: Art and Design 2002 Merrell Publishers, London.

Kremmer, Christopher  The Carpet Wars: From Kabul to Baghdad: a Ten-Year Journey Along Ancient Trade Routes 2002 HarperCollins Canada

Murphy, Brian The Root of Wild Madder: Chasing the History, Mystery, and Lore of the Persian Carpet 2005 Simon and Schuster.

Sakhai, Essie  Persian Rugs and Carpets 2007  Woodbridge Antique Collector’s Club.

Wearden, Jennifer  Oriental Carpets and Their Structure: Highlights from the V&A collection 2003 V&A Publications/Harry N. Abrams Inc., New York.

Ceramics

Judy Weeden, BC Potters' Guild

 

Mulryan, Lenore Hoag Ceramic Trees of Life: Popular Art from Mexico 2003  UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, Los Angeles CA.

Osterman, Matthias The Ceramic Surface 2002 University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia PA.

Peterson, Susan Jun Kaneko 2001 Lawrence King Publishing, London.

China

 

Gough Suzanne ed, Miao Textiles from China 2001 British Museum Press, London.

 

Wilson, Verity  Chinese Textiles: Victoria and Albert Museum Far Eastern Series 2005 V&A Publications, London.

 

Yarong, Wang Chinese Embroidery: A World of Fable and Color 1985 The Commercial Press, Hong Kong.