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Mary Adams, Sewing Basket, c 1980, black ash; sweet grass; 18.4 x 28 cm. From Our Hands Collection. Gift of the Ontario Government.

Woven from Wood: Baskets from the Collection

June 19 – September 6
Curated by Nadia Kurd

The Permanent Collection of the Thunder Bay Art Gallery houses a significant number of functional and decorative baskets from Akwesasne, Wikwemikong, and Bkejwanong Territory. Made from materials such as black ash, birch bark and sweetgrass, these baskets speak to the ingenuity of technique, design and form of their makers.

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