03 Mar Crafts in the modern world
In the era that machines can produce handicrafts as same as humans, it’s time to evolute traditional handicrafts and adapts artisans to modern consumers. In this day and age, consumers have a different lifestyle from the past. “They create uniqueness from their experience, not from things they have or brands they use anymore.” In the point of modern customers, they are happy to spend money with “the experience” that can fulfill their needs. The changed pattern mixed with new technology are…
- BEYOND LIMIT or Algorithmic Craft that shows the inclination of the algorithms that craftsman chooses as a tool to create artwork.
- BIOMIMICRY or the tendency of the technology that the skilled worker selects to create a new pathway or intimidate nature.
- UTILITARIAN or Utilitarian Aesthetic which is production the of beautiful and usable objects.
The concepts above are such forms of interesting ideas for adaptation to create new artworks. Anyone interested in information in detail and the origin of concepts can read more details at: