Basketry News





Exhibitions

British Museum: Baskets and Belonging, 26 May - 11 September 2011

www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/australian_season/baskets_and_belonging.aspx

Norwich University College of the Arts: East Anglian Basketry

www.nuca.ac.uk/eastanglianbasketry


Museums, Collections and Organisations Websites

Basket Makers Association: www.basketassoc.org/index.php

British Museum:

www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database.aspx

Craft Council: www.craftscouncil.org.uk/

Horniman Museum: collections.horniman.ac.uk/

Hunterian Museum: www.rcseng.ac.uk/museums

Musee Vannerie: www.musee-vannerie.fr/

Museum of East Anglian Life: eastanglianlife.org.uk/

Natural History Museum: www.nhm.ac.uk/

Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service: www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/

Pitt Rivers Museum: basketry.ashmolean.org/

Royal Botanica Gardens Kew: www.kew.org/

Royal Museum of Central Africa: www.africamuseum.be/collections

Ruthin Craft Centre: www.ruthincraftcentre.org.uk/

Worshipful Company of Basketmakers: www.basketmakersco.org/

 

Artist Websites

Laura Ellen Bacon: www.lauraellenbacon.com/

Dail Behennah: www.dailbehennah.com/

Mathias Bengtsson: www.bengtssondesign.com/

Mary Butcher: www.vam.ac.uk/content/people-pages/mary-butcher/

Kenneth Cobponpue: www.kennethcobonpue.com

Norie Hatekayama: www.browngrotta.com/pages/hatakeyama.php

Thomas Heatherwick: www.heatherwick.com

Tim Johnson: www.timjohnsonartist.com

Yvonne Koolmatrie: www.unisa.edu.au/samstagmuseum/exhibitions/2009/koolmatrie.asp

www.daao.org.au/main/read/7722

Mario Mertz: www.mario-merz.com

Ueno Masao: www.d1.dion.ne.jp/~iueno/index.htm

www.bamboobasket.jp/catalog/002.html

Lois Walpole: www.loiswalpole.com

 

Publications

Journal of Design History - article on the exhibition

Heslop, S et al. Basketry Making Human Nature, Colchester Print Group, United Kingdom, © Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia, 2011.

Adovasio, J.M. Prehistoric North American Basketry. Nevada State Museum Anthropological Papers 16, 100-45.Carson City, 1974.

Adovasio, J.M. Basketry Technology, a Guide to Identification and Analysis. Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1977.

Butcher, M and Mitchell, V. East Anglian Basketry, Norwich, © Norwich University College of the Arts, 2011.

Butcher, M et al. Contemporary International Basketmaking, Merrell Publishers, London 2003.

Butcher, M. Willow Work, David & Charles Publishers, Devon, 1987.

Earle, J. New Bamboo: Contemporary Japanese Masters (Japan Society Series), Japan Society; 2008.

Gabriel & Goymer. The Complete Book of Basketry Techniques, David & Charles Publishers, 1999.

Maynard, B. Modern Basketry Techniques, BT Batsford Ltd; London, Revised edition 1993.

Puketapu-Hetet, E. Maori Weaving, Pitman Publishing, Aukland, 1989.

Walpole, L. Creative Basket Making, Tiger Books; Canterbury, First edition 1989.

Walpole, L. Weave Coil and Plait Crafty Containers from Recycled Materials, Search Press, Tunbridge Wells, 1997.

Wendrich, W. The World According to Basketry: An Ethno-archeological Interpretation of Basketry Production in Egypt. University of Leiden, Netherlands: Research School of Asian, African and Amerindian Studies (CNWS), 1999.