Carol Eckert at Foothills Art Center

Carol Eckert is one of only six artists selected to be in, “Fine Craft Invitational”, on exhibit through September 4, 2016  at the Foothills Art Center in Golden, Colorado. “Fine Craft is known for high quality artworks created… Read More

Interconnections: The Language of Basketry

The works created by the twenty-two artists highlighted in the Hunterdon Art Museum’s newest exhibition, Interconnections: The Language of Basketry, include everything from stapled paper to fabricated metal. Some employ found objects, others utilize clay, linen, or wire…. Read More

All Things Considered VIII : Invited Artists

Shoal on ice by Donna Kallner

All Things Considered VIII Exhibition, gallery of invited artists, including the conference faculty, previous Lifetime Achievement Winners, staff members and board members.

Accepted and Invited Artists Announced for ATC VIII

Jurors JoAnn Kelly Catsos and Perry Price selected 55 objects by 45 artists for the All Things Considered VIII Exhibition. In addition, 16 invited artists, including the conference faculty, will be part of the show.

NBO Welcomes Three New Board Members

Lindsay Ketterer Gates, a studio artist from Milford, PA, best known for her sculptural work. Her work is in many permanent collections including The Museum of Art and Design in NYC, and Yale University Art Gallery. Lindsay’s work… Read More

Kavango Weavers

Open Basket Bowl by Kavango weavers

Carol Eckert shares a post from her blog picturing the creations of The Kavango weavers of Namibia who create unique coiled baskets of naturally dyed palm fronds and gathered grasses.

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Tanioka Shigeo - Wind From a Long Distance

Carol Eckert shares a post from her blog highlighting Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art a touring exhibition featuring 17 artists, currently on view at Florida Institute of Technology and will be exhibited in Ukiah, California this summer.

Tjanpi Desert Weavers

Image courtesy and © Tjanpi Desert Weavers and NPY Women’s Council http://www.mca.com.au/exhibition/string-theory-focus-contemporary-australian-art/

Carol Eckert shares a post from her blog picturing the creations of the women of Tjanpi Desert Weavers in central Australia who create extraordinary sculptural works and baskets with gathered native grasses and raffia.

Basket Case II Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe

Basket Case II Exhibition - National Gallery of Zimbabwe

Carol Eckert shares a post from her blog picturing the Basket Case II Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe highlighting collaborative works blending Zimbabwean weaving traditions with contemporary art and design.

Campana Brothers

Campana Brothers

Carol Eckert shares a post from her blog picturing the work of Brazilian brothers Fernando and Humberto Campana who often employ basketry processes in their designs. TransNeomatic Bowls combine traditional wicker work with reused scooter tires.