Basketry Events Calendar

Upcoming 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 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 [...]
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 [...]
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/
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, [...]
11 Jul

Earth, Sky, and Everything In Between

July 11, 2022 - October 10, 2022    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
An exhibit  of contemporary Native American art curated by acclaimed Pomo basket weaver and cultural educator Corine Pearce. The exhibit includes baskets, paintings, photos, digital media, [...]
28 Jul

Every 1 - NBO Members Online Exhibition

July 28, 2022 - December 31, 2022    
12:00 am
Every 1 2022 - NBO presents its second biennial online exhibition of work from the membership. View the exhibition online through December 31, 2022 at [...]
01 Aug

The Gullah Geechee and Their African Connections

August 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022    
12:00 am
The exhibit will showcase artifacts, paintings and Gullah baskets which are made from sweetgrass. Information at The Cotton Club Museum and Cultural Center
04 Aug

Telling Stories: Call For Entry

August 4, 2022 - November 9, 2022    
12:00 am
The Glen Arbor Arts Center in Glen Arbor, Michigan, seeks entries for its 2023 exhibit "Telling Stories: Fact, Fiction, Otherwise" Visual art in 2D + [...]
08 Aug

Leo and Florence Shay Collection of Wabanaki Brown Ash and Sweetgrass Baskets

Explore the Leo and Florence Shay Collection of Wabanaki brown ash and sweetgrass baskets and basketmaking tools. These extraordinary holdings, collected by Robert Anderson, a [...]
17 Aug

Barbara Shapiro in "Traditions Evolve" Online Exhibition

August 17, 2022 - December 28, 2022    
12:00 am
NBO Member Barbara Shapiro is among the juried online exhibitors of this Surface Design Association exhibit. View the exhibition at Traditions Evolve
17 Aug

Form to Freedom - Weaving For Fibre Sculpture (Online)

August 17, 2022 - December 31, 2022    
12:00 am
Self-paced online workshop with multiple sessions. Carefully developed as a deep dive into working with plants, fibres, dyeing and the basketry techniques used to make [...]
17 Aug

I Choose, Therefore I Am

August 17, 2022 - January 31, 2023    
12:00 am
This call is open to textile artists worldwide, both amateur and professional. Artworks in 2D and 3D fiber and textile-based materials, methods, and techniques, including [...]
26 Aug

Vessels

August 26, 2022 - October 27, 2022    
12:00 am
Juried exhibition of vessels becoming a metaphor for sorting and organizing. Exhibited work interprets vessels in innovative and fresh ways, and demonstrates out-of-the-box thinking about [...]
30 Aug

Ojibwe Basketry From Tweed's Permanent Collections

August 30, 2022 - December 18, 2022    
12:00 am
The exhibit and didactics are by former Tweed intern Sophie Stone who was mentored in 2021 by Karissa White Isaacs, PhD (Associate Curator, Tweed) with [...]
01 Sep

Gathering Time: Pomo Art During the Pandemic

September 1, 2022 - January 15, 2023    
12:00 am
The exhibition explores how the COVID pandemic has impacted Pomo communities and, at the same time, encouraged Pomo artists to reconnect with their cultural traditions [...]
01 Sep

Intellectual Beauty (Online)

September 1, 2022 - February 28, 2023    
12:00 am
An exhibition of 43 artists world-wide, reflecting on the process of evolution and transcendence. View the Exhibition at Museu Tēxtil
15 Sep

Small Expressions 2022

September 15, 2022 - October 20, 2022    
All Day
Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibition created by the Handweaver’s Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) that showcases contemporary small-scale works using fiber techniques in [...]
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25 May
May 25, 2021 - July 17, 2021    
12:00 am
Fiber Art Now has a variety of grants available for teachers and operating expenses for fiber-related community and non-profit organizations. This grant may be used [...]
25 May
May 25, 2021 - March 15, 2022    
12:00 am
Produced by the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA), Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibit featuring contemporary small-scale works. The exhibit showcases works created using [...]
25 May
May 25, 2021 - February 2, 2022    
12:00 am
Produced by the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA), Mixed Media is a juried exhibit featuring contemporary works created in any material using any fiber technique. Information [...]
25 May
May 25, 2021 - March 2, 2022    
12:00 am
Produced by the Handweavers Guild of America, Inc. (HGA), Dogwood to Kudzu is a juried exhibit featuring functional or nonfunctional, traditional or nontraditional forms in basketry techniques. [...]
29 May
May 29, 2021 - June 5, 2021    
1:00 pm
Over two,  three-hour sessions participants will learn how to construct a beautiful twined string bag using two and three strand twining techniques. Session 1-Saturday 29th [...]
29 May
May 29, 2021 - July 4, 2021    
12:00 am
Jackie Abrams has been a basket maker and fiber artist since 1975. “This retrospective exhibit allows me to share pieces from my collection that I [...]
29 May
May 29, 2021 - July 31, 2021    
12:00 am
The exhibit reveals the diverse landscapes across Idaho and how life has adapted to these wild places over thousands of years. Exhibit highlights include original [...]
29 May
May 29, 2021    
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Pick weaving reed colors you like and learn the basics. Even if you’ve never made a basket, this is your chance to learn from an [...]
01 Jun
June 1, 2021 - September 26, 2021    
12:00 am
This exhibit draws from the Museum’s extensive collection of basketry. Prime examples of hand-woven basketry will contain many examples of plating, coiling, and twining techniques [...]
01 Jun
June 1, 2021 - August 30, 2021    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Phipps Center for the Arts Enriching Arts Program brings original art by regional artists into senior living facilities, presented in the most public spaces [...]
03 Jun
June 3, 2021 - August 28, 2021    
12:00 am
From the traditions of South Carolina seagrass and Appalachian basketry to innovative and intriguing contemporary forms, this exhibition presents the work of 12 outstanding artists [...]
05 Jun
June 5, 2021    
12:00 am
Discover how to create the luscious effect of wax encaustic & resin pours using GOLDEN Acrylic products. This online class includes demonstrations of how to [...]
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Arts Festival

Next Event

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

Next Event

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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Basketry and Art of the Great Basin - Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum - Carson City, NV - November 17, 2021 - September 30, 2022

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Exhibitions featuring baskets and fiber art.
Call to Entry

Call to Entry

Next Event

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

Next Event

Basketry and Art of the Great Basin - Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum - Carson City, NV - November 17, 2021 - September 30, 2022

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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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Lectures, presentations and demos about basketry.

Markets

No upcoming events
Markets and festivals that feature basketry.
NBO Sponsored

NBO Sponsored

No upcoming events
Events sponsored by the National Basketry Organization, Inc. May include events such as conferences, exhibitions, workshops, lectures and receptions.

Online Basketry Exhibitions

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

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Nov 2021

Basketry and Art of the Great Basin – Carson City, NV – November 17, 2021 - September 30, 2022
Weaving Baskets, Weaving Bridges – Middletown, CA – November 19, 2021 - October 31, 2022

May 2022

This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World – Washington, D.C. – May 13, 2022 - April 2, 2023
Native Truths: Our Voices, Our Stories – Chicago, IL – May 26, 2022 - December 31, 2022

Jul 2022

Here, Now, and Always – Santa Fe, NM – July 2, 2022 - July 9, 2026
Earth, Sky, and Everything In Between – Middletown, CA – July 11, 2022 - October 10, 2022

Aug 2022

The Gullah Geechee and Their African Connections – Gainesville, FL – August 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022
Telling Stories: Call For Entry – Glen Arbor, MI – August 4, 2022 - November 9, 2022
Leo and Florence Shay Collection of Wabanaki Brown Ash and Sweetgrass Baskets – Orono, Maine – August 8, 2022 - December 31, 2022
Vessels – Glen Arbor, MI – August 26, 2022 - October 27, 2022
Ojibwe Basketry From Tweed's Permanent Collections – Duluth, MN – August 30, 2022 - December 18, 2022

Sep 2022

Gathering Time: Pomo Art During the Pandemic – Ukiah, CA – September 1, 2022 - January 15, 2023
Small Expressions 2022 – Aiken, SC – September 15, 2022 - October 20, 2022
Linda Scherz: Adirondack Pack Basket – Loudon, NH – September 24, 2022 - September 25, 2022

Oct 2022

Coiling, Knotting and Twining – Los Angeles, CA – October 1, 2022
Artisan Antler Basketry – Gatlinburg, TN – October 2, 2022 - October 7, 2022
Lynette Youson - Sweetgrass Basket Weaving – Williamsburg, MA – October 2, 2022 - October 7, 2022
Advanced Willow Basketry: Rectangles and Fitching – Grand Marais, MN – October 4, 2022 - October 6, 2022
April Stone: Black Ash Basketry Sampler - From Log to Splint – Grand Marais, MN – October 4, 2022
Birch Bark Basketry - An Introduction – Grand Marais, MN – October 4, 2022 - October 6, 2022