Events - 2 Apr 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

 
01 Sep

Native American Customary Art 101

September 1, 2021 – May 31, 2022    
12:00 am
While the Eiteljorg Museum Native American galleries undergo construction, before opening with a reimagined installation in late Spring 2022, you are invited  to explore selections […]
30 Sep

From Diggers Bend to River Rock: People and History of Dry Creek Rancheria

A joint project of the Healdsburg Museum & Historical Society and Dry Creek Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians, this exhibit includes baskets and other materials […]
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 […]
13 Dec

Weaving Across Time: Contemporary Cherokee Basket Making, Land, and Identity

Weaving Across Time features a recent resurgence of contemporary Eastern Band Cherokee artists who are creatively building on a centuries-old practice of basket making. This exhibition […]
18 Dec

Jules Tavernier and the Elem Pomo

December 18, 2021 – April 17, 2022    
12:00 am
In this exhibition, presented alongside Tavernier’s Dance in a Subterranean Roundhouse at Clear Lake, California and other major works are more than fifty historic and contemporary Pomo […]
28 Jan

Small Expressions 2021

January 28, 2022 – April 7, 2022    
12:00 am
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 […]
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 Feb

Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basket-Making

The exhibition seeks to highlight the dynamic tradition of Wabanaki basket-making, reflecting Abenaki, Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Maliseet, and Micmac artists’ unique styles and designs. Information at […]
11 Feb

43rd Annual Contemporary Crafts

February 11, 2022 – April 24, 2022    
12:00 am
Highlighting the finest in contemporary crafts from across the country, Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum’s Annual Contemporary Crafts has become a benchmark for innovation and quality. Representative […]
19 Feb

Core Memory: Louisiana Native American Basketry

Exhibit brings together works from five Indigenous Nations: the Chitimacha, Choctaw, Coushatta, Tunica-Biloxi, and Houma; and casts light on more than thirty Native American fiber […]
26 Feb

Ann Coddington at Contemporary Art Center

February 26, 2022 – April 9, 2022    
12:00 am
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 […]
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 […]
15 Mar

Lanny Bergner in "Finding Your Thread"

March 15, 2022 – April 17, 2022    
12:00 am
Details TBA Information at Timeless Textiles Gallery
01 Apr

Rivercane Renaissance

A traveling exhibit designed by the Mountain Heritage Center of Western Carolina University, River Cane Renaissance highlights the historic uses of river cane by residents of the […]
01 Apr

Weavings Gone Wild

April 1, 2022 – May 6, 2022    
All Day
An exuberant  display of sculptured baskets, gourds, wall art, floor mats and wearable items which have all been woven. Materials range from pine needles, dune […]
02 Apr

Building the Essentials: Ferne Jacobs

April 2, 2022 – June 18, 2022    
12:00 am
The Craft in America Center is pleased to present the first ever retrospective of Los Angeles artist Ferne Jacobs. She has pioneered ways to create […]
02 Apr

Building the Essentials: Fernne Jacobs

April 2, 2022 – June 22, 2022    
12:00 am
The Craft in America Center is pleased to present the first ever retrospective of Los Angeles artist Ferne Jacobs.  This exhibition will span more than […]
02 Apr

Making a Twill Basket (Online)

April 2, 2022    
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In this virtual workshop you will learn many foundational basketry skills by making a small, square, and very useful catch-all basket with decorative details. Information […]
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26 Jun
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 [...]
27 Jun
June 27, 2022 - July 1, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn about willow as a basket material, making frames for your baskets, and many of the basic techniques – including a variety of lashings, rib [...]
30 Jun
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
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 [...]
01 Jul
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
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, [...]
02 Jul
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
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
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
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
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 [...]
08 Jul
July 8, 2022 - July 10, 2022    
All Day
Weave two or three of your own in different shapes and sizes. Start with premade hoops or ones you bend, and learn how to attach [...]
08 Jul
July 8, 2022 - July 10, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn a coiling technique as a way to make fun and functional fabric containers and mats.Learn the motion of wrapping fabric around cotton clothesline, then [...]
09 Jul
July 9, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
In this Advanced Beginner Class students will be making a Wood Bottom Basket in a one-day day workshop that will build on technique already learned, [...]
11 Jul
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, [...]
14 Jul
July 14, 2022    
12:00 am
Annual convention of the Handweavers Guild of America. Workshops, lectures, exhibits and much more. Registration and information at Handweavers Guild of America
15 Jul
Produced by Handweavers Guild of America, Dogwood to Kudzu is an exhibit juried by NBO member Judy Zugish,  and featuring functional or nonfunctional, traditional or [...]
15 Jul
July 15, 2022 - July 17, 2022    
12:00 am
Explore experimental basketwork woven on turned or found wooden bowls. Information at Peters Valley
15 Jul
July 15, 2022 - July 17, 2022    
12:00 am
This course is an introduction to the awesome qualities of the ash tree, which we will use for both weaving the basket and making the [...]
15 Jul
July 15, 2022 - September 22, 2022    
12:00 am
An exhibition of Carolyn's use of age-old techniques and celebrating them in unexpected materials and form. Information at Gallery at 48 Natoma
16 Jul
July 16, 2022 - July 17, 2022    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open to all levels, students will learn how to make a beautiful and functional willow basket. We will discuss the basics of traditional round stake [...]
16 Jul
July 16, 2022    
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Students will learn about products can be used to create 3D sculptural forms or simply add more dimension within flat work. This class will cover [...]
17 Jul
July 17, 2022 - July 29, 2022    
All Day
In this experimental workshop, students will learn methods for building skeletal structures with rigid and semi-rigid materials such as rattan, bamboo, wood, wire, found materials, [...]
20 Jul
Tennessee Basketry Association Convention 2022, registration goes through June 1, 2022 with registration available on site in July. For more information contact Fran Sorrell   or [...]
22 Jul
July 22, 2022 - July 24, 2022    
12:00 am
The first part of the class will be spent preparing black ash splint for your basket by pounding a locally harvested log. Next, you'll weave [...]
24 Jul
July 24, 2022 - July 29, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn the techniques and subtleties of working with Black Ash needed to take students from raw material to finished handbag basket. Information and registration at [...]
28 Jul
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 [...]
28 Jul
July 28, 2022 - July 30, 2022    
12:00 am
NBO's second biennial 3-day online conference with lectures, panelists, lunch breakouts, and awards. Information at Virtually Woven 2022
29 Jul
July 29, 2022 - July 31, 2022    
12:00 am
The Seatweaving Guild Inc. is holding their 15th annual gathering. Information and registration at The Seatweaving Guild
29 Jul
The Gullah Geechee are the regionally isolated community of African Americans that stretches from Coastal Florida to southern North Carolina, defined by a distinctive dialect [...]
29 Jul
July 29, 2022 - September 9, 2022    
12:00 am
ᎺᎵ ᏔᎻᏏᏂ Mary Welch Thompson (Eastern Band Cherokee) bridges traditional Cherokee culture and contemporary life. Working across media, including basket making and pottery, her forms [...]
01 Aug
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
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 + [...]
04 Aug
August 4, 2022 - August 7, 2022    
All Day
The Missouri Basketweavers Guild will hold their 31st Annual Convention with workshops, exhibits, and a silent auction. Information at Missouri Basketweavers Guild
04 Aug
August 4, 2022 - August 22, 2022    
12:00 am
NBO member Cathryn Peters' antler basket sculpture, "Winter's Hidden Antler Gift" was one of 24 selected works by Juror Ann Klefstad for Art on 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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Lectures, presentations and demos about basketry.

Markets

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Markets and festivals that feature basketry.
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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