Category: Exhibitions

The Coe Center has a history of exhibiting Native art in conjunction with numerous institutions and collectors around the world. In addition, each year our Hands-On Student Curators exhibit their work under a common theme. These activities are supported by open access to the Coe Collection.

2013 Plain and Fancy: Native American Splint Baskets

2013 Plain and Fancy: Native American Splint Baskets

August 10 – December 29, 2013Most Native American peoples weave baskets using various forms of grasses and shrubs, everything from sea grass, used by Eskimos and Aleuts, to willow, bracket fern and redbud used in California and the Great Basin. Fewer use...