Met exhibit looks at Japan’s fine craft of bamboo basketry

Bamboo is getting attention these days as a versatile and sustainable material for housewares, so the timing is good for a Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibit that explores Japan’s ancient craft of basketry. “Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection” is …
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