Interpretive Resource

Audio Lecture: The English Arts and Crafts Movement and the Cotswolds

Audio Lecture: The English Arts and Crafts Movement and the Cotswolds

British scholar Mary Greensted discusses why Arts and Crafts designers such as Morris, Gimson, and Ashbee deserted city life in favor of the rural Cotswolds. This event is presented in support of the special exhibition Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago.



19th century, 20th century, architecture, Arts and Crafts, decorative arts, England, furniture, industrial revolution, jewelry, morality, social change, vernacular
Audio

Education

High School, Middle School

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