Events - 6 Jul 22

Above: Detail from work by Tressa Sularz. Peter Lee photo.

Please note: Due to changing circumstances, please check with the gallery or organization to confirm availability and operating hours. 

Events of Interest to Basketmakers

 
17 Nov

Basketry and Art of the Great Basin

November 17, 2021 – September 30, 2022    
12:00 am
Exhibition of pieces by invited artists from the Great Basin Native Artists Collective founded by Melero-Moose, (Fallon Paiute/Modoc); the Great Basin Native Basket Weavers Association; […]
19 Nov

Weaving Baskets, Weaving Bridges

November 19, 2021 – October 31, 2022    
12:00 am
WEAVING workshops and presentations will take place from Nov. 2021 thru Oct. 2022 and include 5 weaving workshops led by Corine Pearce among other Indigenous […]
01 Feb

Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basket-Making

February 1, 2022 – September 18, 2022    
12:00 am
The exhibition seeks to highlight the dynamic tradition of Wabanaki basket-making, reflecting Abenaki, Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Maliseet, and Micmac artists’ unique styles and designs. It brings […]
01 Mar

Twining with Soft, Natural Materials (Online/On Demand)

March 1, 2022 – March 1, 2023    
12:00 am
During this on-demand video course (accessible on any device 24/7/365), students will learn how to harvest materials like foliage, bark and vines from your local […]
14 Mar

Glen Arbor Arts Center: Vessels

March 14, 2022 – July 13, 2022    
12:00 am
Baskets go to market; or become a metaphor for sorting and organizing. Seeking work that interprets vessels in innovative and fresh ways, and demonstrates out-of-the-box […]
13 May

This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World

May 13, 2022 – April 2, 2023    
12:00 am
The exhibition highlights the role that artists play in our world to spark essential conversations, stories of resilience, and methods of activism—showing us a more relational and […]
26 May

Native Truths: Our Voices, Our Stories

May 26, 2022 – December 31, 2022    
12:00 am
In Native Truths: Our Voices, Our Stories, visitors connect with diverse Native stories and the individuals who share them. Dive deeply into current issues, like […]
28 May

Excellence in Fibers VII

May 28, 2022 – August 14, 2022    
12:00 am
Fiber Art Now presents it’s annual exhibition of juried fiber-related mediums. Wall/Floor Works, Sculptural Works, Vessel Forms/Basketry, Installations, and Wearables. Information at Schweinfurth Art Center
10 Jun

Craft Forms 2022

June 10, 2022 – September 12, 2022    
12:00 am
Wayne Art Center is seeking submissions for the 27th International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Craft, in the following mediums: basketry, ceramics, decorative fiber, furniture, […]
14 Jun

Interwoven at Yellowknife

June 14, 2022 – December 31, 2022    
12:00 am
Baskets and non-traditional woven creations using both natural and commercial materials, often interwoven with a tale or two as well. https://www.pwnhc.ca/item/interwoven/
26 Jun

Sarita Westrup – Sculptural Basketry

Explore sculptural basket weaving techniques such as twining, looping, and netting while using a variety of materials and incorporating cement and paints as a creative […]
30 Jun

Gyöngy Laky in "Cultural Currency: Contemporary Art From The Riemer Collection"

June 30, 2022 – September 18, 2022    
12:00 am
NBO member Gyöngy Laky’s work, “Handle with Care” is appearing in an exhibition at the Each artist in the exhibition investigates preconceived definitions of monetary […]
01 Jul

Art Evolved: Intertwined

July 1, 2022 – July 31, 2022    
12:00 am
The National Basketry Organization is excited to announce a special project with the Studio Art Quilt Associates. NBO is collaborating with SAQA on a traveling […]
01 Jul

Excellence in Fibers 2023

July 1, 2022 – August 21, 2022    
12:00 am
Juror: Kate Irvin, Rhode Island School of Design, Curator, Department of Costume and Textiles On Exhibit: Excellence in Fibers VIII, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, […]
01 Jul

Small Expressions 2022

Small Expressions is a juried exhibition from the Handweavers Guild of America that showcases contemporary small-scale works using fiber techniques in any media. Works juried into […]
02 Jul

Here, Now, and Always

After 25 years, now fully renewed and reimagined, Here, Now and Always showcases never-before seen items, state of the art technology, and the next generation’s perspectives, […]
03 Jul

Nantucket Baskets

July 3, 2022 – July 8, 2022    
12:00 am
Beginners will learn essential techniques and receive printed instructions to aid in future basketmaking. Intermediate students will discover how to weave different patterns and add […]
05 Jul

Basketry – Covered Coiling

July 5, 2022 – July 8, 2022    
All Day
Use one continuous, round length of core material to construct a basket using silk, wool, cotton or novelty yarns. Registration and information at Sievers School […]
06 Jul

Ann Coddington – Made and Found

Solo exhibition of Coddington’s  artwork that borrows the technique twining from the traditional craft of basketry to create a sculptural expression of her beliefs and […]
06 Jul

Flexible Structures Online

July 6, 2022 – August 3, 2022    
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Offered through Massachusetts College of Art and Design for Credit or Noncredit An exploration of traditional and non-traditional methods of form-making using a variety of […]
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01 Oct
October 1, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Class attendees can expect a guided beginning coiling knotting, and twinning course, lasting about 6 hours. Information and registration at Craft in America
02 Oct
Baskets are coiled together using native materials grown naturally by the marsh - sweetgrass, pine needles, bulrush, and palmetto palm. Lynette brings storied knowledge and [...]
02 Oct
October 2, 2022 - January 8, 2023    
12:00 am
NBO member Amie Adelman is exhibiting her craft on how, "The taut canvas traditionally used by painters becomes a tension device to stretch threads like [...]
02 Oct
October 2, 2022 - October 7, 2022    
12:00 am
Use naturally shed antlers to create stunning and unique artisan basketry creations. Information and registration at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
04 Oct
October 4, 2022 - October 6, 2022    
12:00 am
For students who are confident with the basic stake and strand form, learn two challenging willow techniques: the rectangular basket and an ’open work’ technique [...]
04 Oct
October 4, 2022 - October 6, 2022    
12:00 am
Participants will complete two baskets- one that uses woven strips of bark, and one using a sheet of bark that will be folded and stitched [...]
04 Oct
October 4, 2022    
12:00 am
This unique one-day workshop with April Stone offers students the chance to pound black ash logs in order to stock-pile raw splint material for future [...]
04 Oct
October 4, 2022 - October 6, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn the techniques behind the terms slath, twining, 3-rod wale, French randing, and border weaves. Class discussions will cover willow cultivation and harvest, traditions, and [...]
05 Oct
October 5, 2022    
12:00 am
Determining which pieces to use as uprights or weavers or lashings or rims impacts the quality of the final basket. The focus of this workshop [...]
06 Oct
October 6, 2022    
12:00 am
Using hand tools, students will split and shape fresh billets starting with a fresh black ash log. Each student will rough out one rim and [...]
08 Oct
October 8, 2022 - October 9, 2022    
12:00 am
Starting with either a pliable birch bark base or an elegant agate base, work with a variation of the spiral stitch to form a basket [...]
08 Oct
October 8, 2022 - October 9, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn the art of coiling a beautiful sweetgrass basket. Hands-on instruction provides students with an introduction to the traditions and skills of basket weaving, and [...]
08 Oct
October 8, 2022 - October 11, 2022    
12:00 am
From basic round stake-and-strand baskets to more complex oval forms to trays and other willow treasures, students will make a variety of items. Information and [...]
08 Oct
October 8, 2022 - October 16, 2022    
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The nearly 50 artists in the exhibition reflect diverse perspectives and experiences. Allies for Art: Work from NATO-related Countries will include art created under occupation, [...]
16 Oct
October 16, 2022 - October 21, 2022    
All Day
In this experimental workshop, learn methods for building skeletal structures with rattan, wood, wire, and found materials. Techniques will include lashing; chaotic plaiting and wire [...]
16 Oct
Be immersed in Cherokee culture and tradition working with river cane, the most traditional of the Cherokee basketry. Mary Thompson is an Arrowmont Appalachian Craft [...]
19 Oct
October 19, 2022 - October 23, 2022    
All Day
The Association of MI Basketmakers will hold  "It's Basket Time Somewhere" annual convention, with many basket classes, an exhibit room, public days, and vendors. Information [...]
23 Oct
October 23, 2022 - October 27, 2022    
12:00 am
Explore netting textile structures that reserve space for air and push the limits of your imagination. Information and registration at Arrowmont School of Arts and [...]
25 Oct
This event is designed to be a time to share ideas, techniques, and stories with each other as we will all be the “designated teachers”. [...]
30 Oct
October 30, 2022 - November 4, 2022    
12:00 am
Texture and surface from hand woven fibers to sculpture and vessels. Information and registration at Arrowmont School of Crafts
03 Nov
November 3, 2022 - November 6, 2022    
12:00 am
This four-day intensive class for beginners or returning students will cover the ecology and harvest of the birch, bark preparation, methods of proper layout and [...]
04 Nov
November 4, 2022 - November 6, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Using a multi-shaft table or floor loom, participants will be walked through the entire process of creating and beaming a 3 yard warp, weaving the [...]
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Arts Festival

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5th World Wicker and Weaving Festival - Poznań International Fair - Poznań , Wielkopolska - August 23, 2023 - August 27, 2023

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Auction

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Basket Making Workshops

Basket Making Workshops

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Weaving Baskets, Weaving Bridges - Middletown Art Center - Middletown, CA - November 19, 2021 - October 31, 2022

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Basketry workshops taught by National Basketry Organization members or Master Basketmakers.

Basketry Conferences

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Annual Convention of the Association of Michigan Basketmakers - The Plaza - Grand Rapids, MI - October 19, 2022 - October 23, 2022

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Basketry and fiber conferences, retreats and symposiums.

Basketry Exhibitions

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This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World - Renwick Gallery - Washington, D.C. - May 13, 2022 - April 2, 2023

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Exhibitions featuring baskets and fiber art.
Call to Entry

Call to Entry

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Telling Stories: Call For Entry - Glen Arbor Arts Center - Glen Arbor, MI - August 4, 2022 - November 9, 2022

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Calls to entry, calls for proposals, submissions and opportunities for basketmakers and fiber artists.

Conferences

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Demo

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Demonstration held in conjunction with an exhibition of fiber arts or basketry.

Exhibits

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This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World - Renwick Gallery - Washington, D.C. - May 13, 2022 - April 2, 2023

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Film Screening

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Gallery Talk

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Gallery talks and artist presentations held as part of exhibitions featuring basketry and basket artists.

Lectures

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NBO Sponsored

NBO Sponsored

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Online Basketry Exhibitions

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Every 1 - NBO Members Online Exhibition - - , - July 28, 2022 - December 31, 2022

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