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Collections - The Diane Kopec Collection

Abbe : Research : Collections : Diane Kopec Collection

The Diane Kopec Collection Fund was created to acquire works by living Native American artists. The collection reflects the vitality and vibrancy of Native American art today. The following works have been added to the permanent collection through the Diane Kopec Collection Fund:

 

Eric Otter BaconEric Otter Bacon, Passamaquoddy

Acorn Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aron GriffithAron Griffith, Maliseet

Birch Bark Box

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fred TomahFred Tomah, Maliseet

Medicine Gathering Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Neptune and Molly Neptune Parker, Passamaquoddy

George Neptune and Molly Neptune ParkerFlower Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

George Neptune

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Neptune, Passamaquoddy

Blackberry Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

Ann Pollard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Pollard, Penobscot

Drummer

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rick LoveRick Love, Penobscot

Black Bear

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diane CampbellDiane Campbell, Passamaquoddy

Fancy Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

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Sarah Sockbeson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Sockbeson, Penobscot

Fancy Basket

Year acquired: 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donna Sanipass, Mi'kmaq

Shopper Basket

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeremy Frey, Passamaquoddy

Globe Basket with Braided Ash

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Theriault, Penobscot

Candle Holder Basket

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kim Bryant, Penobscot

Fancy Basket

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Richard Silliboy, Mi'kmaq

Potato Basket

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gerald Neptune Jacobs, Passamaquoddy

Medicine Wheel Basket

Year acquired: 2011

Made possible by additions to the Diane Kopec Fund from the family of the late Anne Molloy Howells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7-Direction Sacred Journey Drum7-Direction Sacred Journey Drum

Robert Muise, Mi'kmaq

7-Direction Sacred Journey Drum

Year Acquired: 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donna Sanipass Pinecone Basket

Donna Sanipass, Mi'kmaq

Pine Cone Basket

Year Acquired: 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Max

Max Sanipass Romero, Mi'kmaq

Tea Set Baskets

Year Acquired: 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah

Sarah Sockbeson, Penobscot

Fancy Baskets

Year Acquired: 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Molly Neptune Parker, Blueberry Basket

Molly Neptune Parker, Passamaquoddy

Blueberry Basket

Year Acquired: 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Neptune, Trinket Basket

George Neptune, Passamaquoddy

Trinket Basket

Year Acquired: 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Debbie Brooks,

Debbie Brooks, Passamaquoddy

Work Basket

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gal Frey, Shopper Basket

Gal Frey, Passamaquoddy

Shopper Basket

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Sanipass, Flute

David Sanipass, Mi'kmaq

Flute

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Sappier,

Eric Sappier, Penobscot

Root Club

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shannon

Shannon Secord, Penobscot

Sewing Basket

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fred Tomah, Eagle's Nest Basket #1

Fred Tomah, Maliseet

Eagle's Nest Basket #1

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Otter, Wampum Basket

Eric "Otter" Bacon, Passamaquoddy

Wampum Basket

Year Acquired: 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeremy Frey, Urchin Basket

Jeremy Frey, Passamaquoddy

Urchin Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeremy Frey,

Jeremy Frey, Passamaquoddy

Fine Weave Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jeremy Frey, Large Urchin Basket

Jeremy Frey, Passamaquoddy

Large Urchin Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ganessa Bryant,

Ganessa Bryant, Penobscot

Miniature Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ganessa Bryant,

Ganessa Bryant, Penobscot

Point Basket with Quill Rose

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Susan Thompson, Button Basket

Susan Thompson, Penobscot

Button Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Susan Thompson, Turtle

Susan Thompson, Penobscot

Sweetgrass & Beaded Turtle Necklace

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sanipass, Candy Basket

Mary and Donald Sanipass, Micmac

Candy Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Neptune,

George Neptune, Passamaquoddy

Trinket Basket with Ash Bird

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric "Otter" Bacon, Curly Basket

Eric "Otter" Bacon, Passamaquoddy

Curly Basket with Etched Birchbarks

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barry Dana,

Barry Dana, Penobscot

All My Relations, Pack Basket

Year Acquired: 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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