Skib Basket (Large)

Joe Hogan
£350
Large decorative 'Skib tray basket' by Irish basket weaver Joe Hogan. Decorated in a unique multitude of coloured willow, all of which is grown and sourced in Loch na Fooey, Ireland.
SKU
JOH003-002
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The Maker Joe Hogan Basket Maker - Republic of Ireland

Joe Hogan is a master basket-maker based in Loch Na Fooey, a glacial lake situated in the Republic of Ireland. Joe uses local willow, as well as local larch, catkins and bog wood to construct woven sculptures and baskets, showcasing his deep understanding of material and place. Moving to Loch Na Fooey in 1978, Joe trained with numerous Irish basket makers, learning techniques rarely seen in the modern day. Joe Hogan’s work is internationally recognised, and has been shortlisted for the Loewe Craft Prize in 2018.