Recent Books:

Expanding Environmental Awareness in Education Through the Arts; Crafting-with the Environment

Edited by Biljana C. Fredriksen & Camilla Groth

Link to the book 

https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-19-4855-8

Craft sciences

Edited by Tina Westerlund, Camilla Groth & Gunnar Almevik

This book is open access and can be downloaded here:

https://www.kriterium.se/site/books/e/10.21524/kriterium.40/

Forthcoming books:

Nimkulrat, N. & Groth, C. Eds. Craft and Design Practice seen from an Embodied Perspective. Routledge, accepted for publication in the Routledge series; Advances in Art and Visual Studies, in 2024.

Schilhab, T. & Groth, C. Eds. Embodied Learning and Teaching using the 4E Cognition Approach: Exploring Perspectives in Teaching Practices, accepted for publication in the Routledge series; Research in Educational Psychology, in 2024.

PEER REVIEWED ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

Doctoral Thesis

Groth, C. (2017) Making sense through hands: Design and craft practice analysed as embodied cognition. Doctoral dissertation, Aalto ARTS Books, Helsinki. https://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-60-7130-5

Edited peer reviewed books

Fredriksen, C. B. & Groth, C. (Eds.) (2022). Expanding Environmental Awareness in Education through the Arts: Crafting-with the environment. Singapore, Springer Nature.

Westerlund, T., Groth, C. & Almevik, G. (Eds.) (2022), Craft sciences, Gothenburg Studies in Conservation. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis.

Edited special issues and journal editorials

Groth, C., Townsend, K., Westerlund, T. & Almevik, G. Eds. (2022). Craft is Ubiquitous. Editorial. Craft Research, Special issue on Craft sciences, 13 (2). 211-220. https://doi.org/10.1386/crre_00076_2

Nimkulrat, N. & Groth, C. (2022). Editorial: Embodying experiential knowledge. pp. 43-45. In eds: Lockton, D., Lenzi, S., Hekkert, P., Oak, A., Sádaba, J., and Lloyd, P. (eds.) (2022) DRS2022: Bilbao, 25th June – 1st July, Bilbao, Spain, Design Research Society. https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2022.cv001

Berg, A., Groth, C., Medola, F., & Sellen, K. (2021). Track 05: Co-creation of Interdisciplinary Design Educations. In E. Bohemia, L. M. Nielsen, L. Pan, N. A. G. Z. Börekçi, & Y. Zhang (Eds.), Proceedings of the DRS Learn X Design 2021: 6th International Conference for Design Education Researchers (Vol. 2, pp. 476–478). Design Research Society. doi:10.21606/drs_lxd2021.00.312

Groth, C. Westerlund, T. & Almevik, G. 2021. Conference proceedings of the Biennial International Conference for the Craft sciences BICCS; Craft in Action, May 4-6, 2021, Mariestad, Sweden. Formakademisk Journal, 14 (2). Editorial, 1-6. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.4361

Groth, C., Riis, K. & Gulliksen, M. (2020). Editorial: Special issue on Embodied making and learning, Formakademisk Journal, 13 (3). Art 1, 1-4. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.3934

Nimkulrat, N. Groth, C. & Valle-Noronha J. & Tomico, O. (2020). Editorial: Knowing together – experiential knowledge and collaboration. Co-Design: Special issue: Experiential knowledge and collaboration, 16 (4). 267-273. https://doi.org/10.1080/15710882.2020.1823995

Nimkulrat, N., Kuusk, K., Valle, J., Groth, C., & Tomico, O. (2019) Editorial introduction of the Proceedings of the International Conference 2019 of the DRS Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge. Tallinn, Estonia, 23-24 September. p. 237-250. chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/https://eksig.org/PDF/EKSIG2019Proceedings.pdf

Nimkulrat, N., & Groth, C. (2018). Editorial: Experiential Knowledge in Collaborative Interdisciplinary Design Research. In C. Storni, K. Leahy, M. McMahon, P. Lloyd, & E. Bohemia (eds.), Proceedings of 2018 Design Research Society Conference (DRS2018) Vol. 4 (pp. 1548–1550). 25–28 June, Limerick, Ireland. https://doi.org/10.21606/ drs.2018.012

Groth, C. Mäkelä, M. Laakso, H. & Helke, S. (2018). Introduction. Special issue: Catalyses, Interventions, Transformations. Synnyt/Origins Journal of Finnish Studies in Art Education, vol 3. https://journal.fi/rae/article/view/118855

Gulliksen, M., Groth, C., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., Mäkelä, M (2016) Introduction: Embodied making and learning. In: P. Lloyd & E. Bohemia, eds., Proceedings of Design Research Society Conference 2016, Brighton, Volume 7, pp 2889-2893, https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2016.605

Journal articles

Kimmel, M & Groth, C. (2023). An “in vivo” analysis of crafts practices and creativity—Why affordances provide a productive lens. Frontiers in Psychology. 14:1127684. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2023.1127684

Kimmel, M & Groth, C. (2023). What affords being creative? Opportunities for novelty in light of perception, embodied activity, and imaginative skill. Adaptive Behaviour, 0(0). doi:10.1177/10597123231179488

Groth, C., Jousmäki, V., Saarinen, V-M. & Hari, R. (2022), ‘Craft sciences meet neuroscience’, Craft Research, 13:2, pp. 261–83, https://doi.org/10.1386/crre_00079_1

Rankanen, M., Leinikka, M., Groth, C., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., Mäkelä, M., Huotilainen, M., (2022). Physiological Measurements and Emotional Experiences of Drawing and Clay Forming. The arts in psychotherapy, 79, July 2021101899 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aip.2022.101899

Riis, K. & Groth, C. (2020) Navigating methodological perspectives in Doctoral research through creative practice: Two examples of research in crafts. Formakademisk Journal, 13 (3). Art. 9, 1-25. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.3704

Groth, C., Pevere, M., Niinimäki, K. & Kääriäinen, P. (2020). Conditions for experiential knowledge exchange in research across the sciences and creative practice. Co-Design, 16 (4). 328-344. https://doi.org/10.1080/15710882.2020.1821713

Lahtinen, R., Groth, C. & Palmer, R. (2018). Sound Descriptions of Haptic Experiences of Art Work by Deafblind Cochlear Implant Users. Multimodal Technologies & Interaction. 2, Article: 24. https://doi.org/10.3390/mti2020024

Lahtinen, R., Groth, C. & Palmer, R. (2018). Haptic Art Experiences, Described as Vocals, Sounds and Written Words by Deafblind. Special issue: Catalyses, Interventions, Transformations. Synnyt/Origins Journal of Finnish Studies in Art Education, vol 3. DOI: https://doi.org/10.54916/rae.118864

Niinimäki, K., Kääriäinen, P. & Groth, C. (2018). NEW SILK: Studying experimental touchpoints between material science, synthetic biology, design and art. Temes de Disseny Journal, 34. https://doi.org/10.46467/TdD34.2018.34-43

Huotilainen, M., Rankanen, M., Groth, C., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P. & Mäkelä, M. (2018) Why our brains love arts and crafts: Implications of creative practices on psychophysical well-being. FORMakademisk Journal, 11 (2). Article 1, 1-18. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.1908

Groth, C., Mäkelä, M. (2016) The knowing body in material exploration. Studies in Material Thinking, 14, article 02. https://materialthinking.aut.ac.nz/papers/220.html

Groth, C. (2016) Design- and craft thinking analysed as embodied cognition. FORMakademisk, 9 (1) Article 4, 1-21. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.1481

Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., Huotilainen, M., Mäkelä, M., Groth, C. & Hakkarainen, K. (2016) How can neuroscience help to understand design and craft activity? The promise of cognitive neuroscience in design studies. FORMakademisk, 9 (1) Article 3, 1-16. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.1478

Groth, C., Mäkelä, M. & Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P. (2015) Tactile augmentation: A multimethod for capturing experiential knowledge. Craft Research Journal, 6, (1), 57-81. https://doi.org/10.1386/crre.6.1.57_1

Groth, C. (2015) Emotions in risk-assessment and decision-making processes during craft practice. Journal of Research Practice, 11, (2) article M5. http://jrp.icaap.org/index.php/jrp/article/view/502/424

Groth, C., Mäkelä, M. & Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P. (2013) Making Sense – what can we learn from experts of tactile knowledge? FORMakademisk Journal, 6, (2), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.7577/formakademisk.656

Book Chapters:

Almevik, G, Groth, C & Westerlund (2022) Explotations in craft sciences. In: Westerlund, T., Groth, C. & Almevik, G. (Eds.) (2022), Craft sciences, Gothenburg Studies in Conservation. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, 2-18. https://doi.org/10.21524/kriterium.40.a

Nordström, B. & Groth, C. (2022). The role of weaving in the encounter with life and death. In: Westerlund, T., Groth, C. & Almevik, G. (Eds.) (2022), Craft sciences, Gothenburg Studies in Conservation. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, 292-314. https://doi.org/10.21524/kriterium.40.n

Groth, C. (2022) Video as a tool for knowing and telling in craft research. In: Westerlund, T., Groth, C. & Almevik, G. (Eds.) (2022), Craft sciences, Gothenburg Studies in Conservation. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, 48-66. https://doi.org/10.21524/kriterium.40.c

Aktaş, B. & Groth, C. (2021). Studying material interactions to facilitate behavioral change. In (Eds.): Rognoli, V., Pedgley, O & Karana, E. Materials experience vol.2. Expanding Territories of Materials and Design. Butterworth-Heinemann.

Groth, C. (2020). Making as a way of interacting with the environment. In, (Eds.): Grov Berger, R. & Kjellevold, T. Earth, Wind, Fire, Water. Nordic Contemporary Crafts – A Critical Craft Anthology.Pp 52-64. Arnoldsche Art Publishers (2020). ISBN 978-3-89790-603-7. https://norwegiancrafts.no/publications/earth-wind-fire-water

Invited Keynotes:

Hands in clay: Craft sciences meet neuroscience. Keynote at Biennial International Conference of the craft sciences, 4-6 May, 2021, Mariestad, Sweden. Together with Riitta Hari, Veikko Jousmäki and Veli-Matti Saarinen. On-line Conference.

Knowing through hands in the field of arts and crafts. Keynote at Bodily Learning, 22-23 April, 2021, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. On-line Conference.

Conference proceedings

Aktaş, B. & Groth, C. (2021). Using Creative Practice in Interdisciplinary Education. In E. Bohemia, L. M. Nielsen, L. Pan, N. A. G. Z. Börekçi, & Y. Zhang (Eds.), Proceedings of the DRS Learn X Design 2021: 6th International Conference for Design Education Researchers (Vol. 2, pp. 553-567). Design Research Society. doi:10.21606/drs_lxd2021.07.233

Aktaş, B. M., & Groth, C. (2020). Studying material interactions to facilitate a sense of being with the world. In (eds.): Boess, S., Cheung, M. & Cain, R. (2020) Proceedings of the DRS2020, Brisbane, August 11-14, 2020, vol. 4. p. 1659-1676. https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2020.229

Groth, C., Pevere, M., Niinimäki, K. & Kääriäinen, P. (2019) When art meets science: Conditions for experiential knowledge exchange in interdisciplinary research on new materials. Proceedings of the International Conference 2019 of the DRS Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge. Tallinn, Estonia, 23-24 September. p. 237-250. chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/https://eksig.org/PDF/EKSIG2019Proceedings.pdf

Ilén, E., Groth, C., Ahola, M. and Niinimäki, K. (2019) Empathy in a technology driven design process: Designing for user without a voice of their own. Proceedings of the NORDES conference “Who Cares?”, Helsinki, Finland, 2-4/6 2019. https://archive.nordes.org/index.php/n13/article/view/492

Groth, C., and Berg, A. (2018) Co-creation in Professional Craft Practice, in Storni, C., Leahy, K., McMahon, M., Lloyd, P. and Bohemia, E. (eds.), Design as a catalyst for change – DRS International Conference 2018, 25-28 June, Limerick, Ireland. https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2018.256

Mäkelä, M & Groth, C (2017) In dialogue with the material environment: Creativity, materiality and skill. SAR International Conference on Artistic Research, April 28-29, 2017, Helsinki Finland.

Groth, C. (2016) The role of sensory experiences and emotions in craft practice. In: P. Lloyd & E. Bohemia, eds., Proceedings of Design Research Society Conference 2016, Brighton, Volume 7, pp 2895-2910, DOI 10.21606/drs.2016.337

Leinikka, M., Huotilainen, M., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., Groth, C., Rankanen, M., Mäkelä, M. (2016) Physiological measurements of drawing and forming activities. In: P. Lloyd & E. Bohemia, eds., Proceedings of Design Research Society Conference 2016, Brighton, Volume 7, pp 2941-2957, DOI 10.21606/drs.2016.335

Groth, C. & Mäkelä, M. (2014) The knowing body in material exploration. Proceedings of The Art of Research V: Experience, Materiality, Articulation. International Conference 26-27 November 2014, Helsinki, Finland

Groth, C., Mäkelä, M., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., and Kosonen, K. (2014) Tactile augmentation: Reaching for tacit knowledge, in Lim, Y., Niedderer, K., Redstrom, J., Stolterman, E. and Valtonen, A. (eds.), Design’s Big Debates – DRS International Conference 2014, 16-19 June, Umea, Sweden. https://dl.designresearchsociety.org/drs-conference-papers/drs2014/researchpapers/87

Groth, C., Mäkelä, M., Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, P., and Kosonen, K. (2014) Tactile augmentation: Reaching for tacit knowledge, in Lim, Y., Niedderer, K., Redstrom, J., Stolterman, E. and Valtonen, A. (eds.), Design’s Big Debates – DRS International Conference 2014, 16-19 June, Umea, Sweden. https://dl.designresearchsociety.org/drs-conference-papers/drs2014/researchpapers/87

Other publications

Groth, C., Ikävalko, L. & Jokinen, E. (2022) Pot Viapori; Paikka saarella. Helsinki, Pot Viapori Ry. ISBN 978-952-94-6660-3

Di, S. & Groth, C. (2019) Shiwan Ceramics: Looking Backward to Move Forward. Ceramics Art+Perception magazine, #113. https://www.mansfieldceramics.com/clay-gulgong/shop/magazine/ceramics-art-perception-113/

Niinimäki, K., Groth, C. & Kääriäinen, P. (2019). New Silk: Exploring design-science collaboration for new materials. Clot magazine, March 23. https://www.clotmag.com/oped/new-silk-exploring-design-science-collaboration-for-new-materials-kirsi-niinimaki-camilla-groth-pirjo-kaariainen

Groth, C. (2001) Fluid Solids. Ceramic Review, March/April, Appendix. Issue 188, pp. 12-13.