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Closing the Circle

November 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Closing the Circle celebrates the range of contemporary African basketry with examples from several different African traditions: 

Raffia-palm baskets from the Okavango region of Botswana and Namibia;
Swazi baskets woven from sisal fibers in Swaziland;
Samburu beaded baskets from Kenya;
Tonga and Nambya ilala palm baskets from artists in Zimbabwe;
Zulu Imbenge baskets made from recycled telephone wire in South Africa;
Rwandan sisal and sweet-grass food baskets and traditional lidded Peace baskets woven of bamboo and raffia fibers by cooperatives of genocide survivors.

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Date:
November 9, 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Indigo Arts
1400 N. American Street
Philadelphia, PA United States
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