Wednesday, January 21, 2015

National Basketry Organization: All Things Considered VIII

Deadline: February 1, 2015 {ONLINE}

All Things Considered VIII
National Basketry Organization

Joan Mondale Gallery
Textile Center
Minneapolis, MN
July 9- August 22, 2015

The National Basketry Organization (NBO) invites submissions to the biennial juried exhibition: All Things Considered VIII. This exhibition will be held in conjunction with the NBO 2015 Biennial Conference, co-hosted by NBO and the Textile Center in the Joan Mondale Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

The NBO All Things Considered exhibitions over the past 15 years have become an important record of artistic work being done within traditional and contemporary basketry. They are unique in their focus on basketry and in their inclusion of the full range of work being executed by well-known and emerging artists.

The goal of the exhibition is to showcase benchmarks of excellence in traditional and sculptural basketry that demonstrate superior technique and original concept and design.

NBO encourages both established and emerging artists to submit work.


The exhibition is open to all members of the National Basketry Organization. Artists must be current members of NBO to submit work for this exhibition. If you are not a current member, you may become a member through

Three pieces may be entered per artist. Works exhibited in previous NBO exhibitions are not eligible.

Work executed under classroom/educational guidance or supervision is not eligible and work must be completed in the last three years (2011 to 2014).

Work may not exceed six feet in any direction and weigh no more than can be handled by two people.

$30 entry fee required for all NBO members. Student member – no fee (attach a copy of student ID from a accredited educational institution). Payment required by PayPal or credit card through Juried Art Services online entry.


Best of Show - $400, Best of Traditional Basketry - $200, Best of Sculptural Basketry - $200, Textile Center Innovation Award - $200.


Michael Davis - Studio Artist, Former President & Co-Founder of the National Basketry Organization.

Perry Price - Director of Education at the American Craft Council.

Visit website for complete submission details:

Apply via Juried Art Services


Call: National Basketry Organization 828-837-1280

P.O. Box 1524
Gloucester, MA 01930-1524

E-mail: Emily Dvorin – or Tel: 415-602-0131