The National Basketry Organization is pleased to announce our 10th biennial conference will be held at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky, July 16 – 20, 2019.
A history of American basketry from its origins in Native American, immigrant, and slave communities to its presence within the contemporary fine art world.
Join Kentucky basket maker Scott Gilbert and discover the cultural history of South Central Kentucky with its rich basket making heritage. Tour highlights include a visit to the Family Medical Clinic in Munfordville, Kentucky, where Dr. Jim Middleton has been… Read More
NBO member Amanda Salm’s “Sinks” was acquired by the Monterrey Art Museum for their permanent collection. The piece was recently on display this past October in Salm’s “Currents + FLUX: Amanda Salm” solo exhibition.
Work by Cas Fletcher, this week on Carol Eckert’s “Contemporary Basketry” blog. Each day a new variety of images that take a look at concepts, forms, materials, techniques, and processes related to basketry.