Weaving

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Aboriginal American Weaving

E-Books
Author/Creator
Mary Lois Kissell
Description
Paper read before the National Association of Cotton Manufacturers at their Eighty-Eighth Meeting. Boston, Mass., April 27, 1910.
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[Artists, Natural Resources, and the Environment. Part 1]

Alternate Title
Indian Arts Research Center at the School for Advanced Research's 2014 Speaker Series, Art in Flux
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Roy Kady
Rose Simpson
Kathy Wallace
Cynthia Chavez Lamar
Description
Discussion with three artists about the challenges they face creating their work due to shortages of resources and environmental factors. Part 1 of 2. Duration: 53:30.
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[Artists, Natural Resources, and the Environment. Part 2]

Alternate Title
Arts Research Center at the School for Advanced Research's 2014 Speaker Series, Art in Flux
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Roy Kady
Rose Simpson
Kathy Wallace
Cynthia Chavez Lamar
Description
Question and answer session with three artists discussing challenges they face due to shortages of resources and environmental factors. Part 2 of 2. Duration: 22:32.
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Artists of Change: Breaking Through the Millennium [Part 3]

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Larry Abbott
Rosemary Diaz
Michael Hice
Native Peoples, vol. 13, no. 4, June/July 2000, pp. 50-57
Description
Survey of sixteen artists judged to be innovators in the areas of photography, pottery, sculpture, weaving, and writing.
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Artists, Weavers, Movers and Shakers

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Beverly Goldfarb
Inuit Art Quarterly, vol. 4, no. 2, Spring, 1989, pp. 14-18
Description
History of the Pangnirtung Weave Shop. Entire issue on one pdf. To access article scroll down to appropriate page.
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ArtTalk: Conversations on Northwest Native Art: Session 1: Collaborative Research and Community-Based Scholarship Panel Discussion

Alternate Title
Burke Museum's ArtTalk Symposium: Conversations on Northwest Native Art
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Pat Courtney Gold
Nadia Jackinsky Sethi
Kathryn Bunn Marcuse
Kaleb Child
Coreen Child ... [et al.]
Description
Presentations on collaborative research: Part 1: Research in Museums and it’s Contribution to Native Communities by Pat Courtney Gold. Part 2: Remembering Heritage Through the Arts in Alaska's Communities by Nadia Jackinsky Sethi. Part 3: G̱a̱lg̱a̱poła (Working Together) – A Collaborative Reframing of Kwakiutl Film and Audio Recordings with Franz Boas by Kathryn Bunn Marcuse, Kaleb Child, Coreen Child and Tom Child. Duration: 2:02:05
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ArtTalk: Conversations on Northwest Native Art: Session 2: Retrospectives on Northwest Coast Art History and Indigenous Methodologies

Alternate Title
"Return of Kaats": Two House Posts by Nathan and Stephen Jackson
ArtTalk: Conversations on Northwest Native Art
Burke Museum's ArtTalk Symposium: Conversations on Northwest Native Art
Copper Seaweed & Woven Octopus Bags
Dance Group Performances as Art History in Motion
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Miqu'l Dangeleli
Megan Smetzer
Emily Moore
Description
First presentation discusses dance groups which perform both traditional and modern works and decolonizing the field of art history. Second presentation discusses resilience as demonstrated by women weavers, with a focus on octopus bags created by artist Shgen Doo Tan George. Third presentation discusses the two house posts carved for the Burke Museum as replacements for the originals which had been repatriated. Duration: 1:25:12.
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Asingit: Inuit Art from the Macdonald Stewart Centre

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Judith Nasby
Inuit Art Quarterly, vol. 17, no. 3, Fall, 2002, pp. 48-54
Description
Curator discusses subject matter of works in the exhibition. Entire issue on one pdf. To access article, scroll to p. 48.
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Balancing History

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Jenn Ashton
Andrea Lister
Description

Created to be used with the article Warp, Weft, Weave: Joining Generations published in vol. 53, Issue, 3, 2020 of British Columbia History magazine. Designed for students in Grades 8 to 12.

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Bazaar Artist: Felicia Huarsaya Vilasante Weaving Futures by Hand

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Hope Ross
Cultural Survival Quarterly, vol. 36, no. 2, 40 Years of Advocacy, June 2012, p. [?]
Description
Brief articles discusses the connection between venues selling local vendors crafts as well as being a forum to increase global understanding of Indigenous rights, cultures, and concerns.
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[Bennie Klain]

Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Bennie Klain
Description
Filmmaker screens and briefly discusses the short Share the Wealth, and the documentary Weaving Worlds. Duration: 1:22:37.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Amelia M. Trevelyan
Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 17, no. 1, 1997, pp. 163-167
Description
Book review of: Navajo Pictorial Weaving: 1880-1950: Folk Art Images of Native Americans by Tyrone Campbell, Joel Kopp and Kate Copp.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Bethany R. Berger
Ted Jojola
William C. Meadows
Joshua Piker
Margaret Noori
Brad Montgomery-Anderson
John K. Donaldson
Edward W. Huffstetler
Carla Mulford
Elizabeth Archuleta
et al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 33, no. 1, 2009, pp. 143-192
Description
Book reviews of 20 books: American Indians and State Law: Sovereignty, Race, and Citizenship, 1790-1880 by Deborah A. Rosen. Architectural Variability in the Southeast edited by Cameron H. Lacquement. Art from Fort Marion: The Silberman Collection by Joyce M.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Otis T. Mason
American Anthropologist, vol. 10, no. 2, New Series, April-June 1908, pp. 296-297
Description
Book review of: The Chilkat Blanket by George T. Emmons, with Notes on the Blanket Designs by Franz Boas.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Anthony K. Webster
Raymond I. Orr
David Kozak
T. Chris Aplin
Natchee Blu Barnd
Joyotpaul Chaudhuri
Victoria Bomberry
Carol Zitzer-Comfort
Michelene Pesantubbee
Ervan G. Garrison
et al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 32, no. 4, 2008, pp. 145-200
Description
Book reviews of 20 books: Being and Place Among the Tlingit by Thomas F. Thornton. The Cultivation of Resentment: Treaty Rights and the New Right by Jeffery R. Dudas. Diabetes Among the Pima: Stories of Survival by Carolyn Smith-Morris. Essential Song: Three Decades of Northern Cree Music by Lynn Whidden. First Families: A Photographic History of California Indians by L. Frank and Kim Hogeland. Households and Hegemony: Early Creek Prestige Goods, Symbolic Capital and Social Power by Cameron B.
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The Chilkat Blanket

Alternate Title
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 3, pt. 4
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 3. Anthropology ; v. 2
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
George T. Emmons
Franz Boas
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History
Description
Forms part of Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 3 (p. 329-404).
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Classic Salish Twined Robes

Alternate Title
Classic Salish Twined Cloaks
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Katharine Dickerson
BC Studies, no. 189, Spring, 2016, pp. 101-127
Description
Discusses Salish Coast classic weavings and unique techniques used by the Salish and design.
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[Coast Salish Art in the 21st Century]

Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Shaun Peterson
Heather Johnson-Jock
lessLIE
Luke Marston
Danielle Morsette
Description
Five panelists discuss their artistic practice and how their culture influences their work. Duration: 1:31:47.
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Coast Salish Textiles: From ‘Stilled Fingers’ to Spinning an Identity

Alternate Title
Textile Society of America 12th Biennial Symposium, 2010
Textile Society of America Symposium Proceedings; paper 59
Textiles and Settlement: From the Plains Space to Cyber Space
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Eileen Wheeler
Description
Discusses the weaving revival which has taken place among Musqueam and Stó:lo women.
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Coast Salish Weaving: Preserving Traditional Knowledge with New Technology

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Leslie Tepper
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, vol. 7, no. 1, January 2008, pp. 188-196
Description
Describes the process involved in producing a CD, which was the result of the Weaving Teachers Resources Project undertaken by the Canadian Museum of Civilization and practicing artists.
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Contemporary Interpretation of an Unusual Navajo Weaving Technique

Alternate Title
Textile Society of America 12th Biennial Symposium, 2010
Textile Society of America Symposium Proceedings; paper 35
Textiles and Settlement: From Plains Space to Cyber Space
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Connie Lippert
Description
Looks at a form of weaving that was practiced only for about 20 years.
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Cree Native Woman Fashioning a Basket from Birch Bark

Images » Photographs
Author/Creator
Henry Garman
Description
A coloured postcard of Cree Native woman fashioning a basket from birch bark. She may be Flora Netmaker as identified by Norman Lalonde who had this same postcard. Photo was taken at Whitefish Reserve (North of Sasny Lake reserve, near Debden)
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Designing Among the Navajo: Ethnoaesthetics in Weaving

Alternate Title
[Textile Society of America Symposium Proceedings]
[Textiles as Primary Sources]
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Ann Lane Hedlund
Description
Contends that weaving has an important place in the Navajo religion and that it continues to evolve and change with the times.
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Edenshaw's Legacy in Contemporary Art

Alternate Title
[Charles Edenshaw]
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Daina Augaitis
Description
Four interviewees discuss Isabel Rorick's weaving, the argillite platters, the artist's place in the history of art in British Columbia, and his influence one descendant's work. Excerpt from Charles Edenshaw curated by Robin K. Wright and Daina Augaitis.
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Emma and Susan Bear Spinning

Images » Photographs
Description
Image of two young women sitting at spinning wheels outside a house. Inscription reads: "Emma Bear and Susan Bear. Little Pine Res. Spinning"
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Entwined with Life: Native American Basketry

Web Sites » Virtual Exhibits
Author/Creator
Robin K. Wright
Rebecca Andrews
John A. Putnam
Pat Courtney Gold
Colleen Jollie ... [et al.]
Description
Website for virtual exhibit contains links to images listed by artist and region, study lab, resources, basket game and the Burke Museum database.
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Four birch bark baskets with designs

Images » Photographs
Author/Creator
Bill Rose
Description
A photograph of four birch bark baskets with designs. There is no date. On the back is written: Little Grand Rapids on Family Lake. Still live in old ways - Soto tribe. Until recently did not know about roads. Barren's River - east coast of Lake Winnipeg.
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The Grand Hall: First Peoples of Canada's Northwest Coast; Treasures of the Royal British Columbia Museum and Archives

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Hannah Turner
BC Studies, no. 190, Histories of Settler Colonialism, Summer, 2016, pp. 137-139
Description
Book reviews of: The Grand Hall by Leslie Tepper. Treasures of the RoyalBritishh Columbia Museum and Archives compiled by Jack Lohman. Entire book review section on one pdf. To access this review scroll to p. 137.
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