Makers

Maria Chiara Scuderi

Woodville, Flat 14, 14 Knighton Park Road, Leicester, UK, LE2 1ZA Biography

I am a practice-based PhD researcher at the University of Leicester and Leicester Museum and Art Gallery, researching the circulation in international exhibitions and missionary loan expositions of the Dryad objects - a global and colonial collection with many basketry. You can find more about my research here: https://www.midlands4cities.ac.uk/student_profile/maria-chiara-scuderi/

Interests
  • Basketry
  • Cane (Basketry)
  • Living Willow
  • Natural Fibres
  • Rush (Basketry)
  • Skeined Willow (Basketry)
  • Splint Wood / Oak
  • Straw
  • Traditional
  • Willow (Basketry)