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John McQueen
Born: 1943, Oakland, Illinois

John McQueen; wall basket; shark; waves; palm trees
20jm Falling Fruit, John McQueen
sticks and string on a wood grid, 40” x 48” x 12”, 2014, $10,000
John McQueen; wall basket; shark; waves; palm trees
20jm Falling Fruit (Detail), John McQueen
sticks and string on a wood grid, 40” x 48” x 12”, 2014, $10,000
Retro/Prospective: 25+ Years of Art Textiles and Sculpture
19jm Turning the Upside Down, John McQueen
birch and pine bark over a wood frame, 94” x 88” x 29”, 2014
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19jm Turning the Upside Down, John McQueen, Detail
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Man's Nature
John McQueen
white pine bark on wood panel

48" x 36" x 2", 2011
John McQueen
Selected collections and exhibition venues:
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania (permanent collection); Museum of Arts & Design, New York, New York (permanent collection); Albuquerque Art Museum, New Mexico (permanent collection); Arizona State University Museum, Tempe (permanent collection); Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin (Fiber R/Evolution, catalog, permanent collection); Arkansas Arts Center Decorative Arts, Museum, Little Rock (permanent collection); Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan (Weaving the World: Art of Linear Construction, catalog); The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii (permanent collection); Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Smithsonian Institution, New York, New York (permanent collection); Detroit Institute of Art, Michigan (permanent collection); Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut (Baskets from Five Continents); Erie Art Museum, Pennsylvania (The Tactile Vessel, catalog, permanent collection); Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (permanent collection); Kunstindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway (permanent collection); Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts (Shy Boy, She Devil and Isis: The Art of Conceptual Craft from the Wornick Collection); Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota (permanent collection); Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, North Carolina (permanent collection); New York State University Museum, Buffalo; Racine Art Museum, Wisconsin; Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. (permanent collection); Seattle Art Museum, Washington; State of Hawaii Art Council Purchase, Honolulu; University of Hawaii Art Gallery, Honolulu (Baskets: Redefining Volume and Meaning, catalog); Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyongju, Korea (International Contemporary Fiber Art, Now, catalog); Edsel & Ethel Ford House Gallery, Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan (Green from the Get Go: International Contemporary Basketmakers). Fellow: American Craft Council; Recipient: Master of the Medium award, James Renwick Alliance, Smithsonian Institution; Established Artist Award, Arts Center of the Capitol Region, New York.

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