Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America

Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America visually chronicles the history of American basketry from its origins in Native American, European, and African traditions to its contemporary presence in the fine art and craft worlds. The baskets in this exhibition convey meaning and interpret American life through the artists’ choices of materials; the techniques and forms they select; and the colors, designs, patterns, and textures they employ.

Web/Facebook address: textiles.fit.edu; https://www.facebook.com/RuthFunkCenter/

Contact for public: (for tickets, questions, etc.) 321-674-8313

Media contact Donna Sewell textiles@fit.edu

Image Credit:  Charissa Brock, Adagio, 2013. Tiger bamboo, waxed linen thread. Photos courtesy of the National Basketry Organization.

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Date

Nov 21 2019

Time

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost

Free

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