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Basketmaking - Tradition & Innovation

The Craft & Design Collective presents an exhibition and celebration of the culture of basketmaking. The exhibition is now on at Space CRAFT, Belfast, until the 31st of August.

With encouragement and guidance from Alison Fitzgerald, one of our members, the Craft & Design Collective will present an exhibition that illustrates the rich diversity of baskets and woven sculptural objects that we have in Northern Ireland and the Repulic of Ireland.

This exhibition demonstrates the enduring relevance of baskets - as more than indispensable containers and tools for life.

Venue: Space CRAFT, 9b The Fountain Centre, College Street, Belfast, BT1 6ET - Go up the Excalator!

Dates: Exhibition Preview - Thurs 1st of August (6pm-8pm). The exhibition contines until the 31st of August.

Opening Times: Mon-Sat, 10.30am-5.30pm (Closed on Sunday)

Entry: FREE, no booking required.

Enquiries: E: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) T: 028 9032 9342

This is part of the Craft & Design Collective's Annual Exhibition Programme at Space CRAFT.

Further August Craft Month events at this venue include Basketmaking - Tradition and Innovation, Demonstration/Performance (1 Aug, 10.30am-5.30pm). See also Craft Fest organised by the Craft and Design Collective (Castle Ward, Co. Down).

Web links:
Space CRAFT on Facebook / Space CRAFT on Twitter / Space CRAFT on Craft Map
Craft & Design Collective
Full August Craft Month programme