Kristin Schwain, co-curator of “Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America” presents a lecture and slideshow, “Canastromania: Or How Basket Fever Transformed American Basketry from 1890 to 1940.” The event took place at the Whatcomb Museum in Bellingham, Washington,… Read More
Lissa is an Australian fiber artist residing on the South Coast of New South Wales where she teaches and exhibits her work regularly. My inspiration comes from the patterns and repetitive cycles of the natural world. Initially… Read More
Did you miss the presentation or just want to view it again? Jo Sealey interviews four of the artists whose work appeared in the Basketry + “Members in Print 2” magazine.
The story of bilum begins in the remote villages where they are weaved in small communities.
A short film by Billy Ray Sims. Produced in conjunction with the exhibition “A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets” at the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Enjoy this collection of Asian hats donated by Barbara Park.
Work by Lissa Hunter, this week on Carol Eckert’s blog, Contemporary Basketry. Each week, a fresh look at what is happening in and around the creation of basketry and fiber arts.
Here is a resource to guide you through the process of adding your event to the NBO calendar. There is no charge for this service, and you can at listings at any time. We encourage you to post… Read More