Articles Tagged ‘art’

37th annual Taos Fall Arts Festival through Oct. 2

37th annual Taos Fall Arts Festival through Oct. 2 September 23, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Take the High Road to Taos this weekend for the 37th annual Taos Fall Arts Festival. The best artists in this world-famous art town share their work and explore ideas, and the public has the opportunity to make purchases at excellent prices. Held at the Taos Convention Center (120 Civic Plaza Drive)...

90th annual Indian Market Aug. 20-21

90th annual Indian Market Aug. 20-21 July 27, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Weaving through a sea of humanity at the Santa Fe Indian Market, I can’t help but think of a line from the Navajo Beauty Way prayer: “With beauty around me I walk… .” I’m one of about 100,000 people who have descended upon City Different for the annual buying frenzy that is...

2012 Santa Fe Opera line-up announced

May 10, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
2012 SEASON ANNOUNCED Five new productions to be presented REPERTORY Puccini, Tosca. New Production Bizet, The Pearl Fishers. First Performance by The Santa Fe Opera. New Production Rossini, Maometto II. World Premiere of the New Critical Edition. New Production Szymanowski, King Roger. First Performance...

Pine Needle Basket Class at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque

Pine Needle Basket Class at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque April 19, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Learn the art of pine needle basket weaving April 30 and May 1 with Mary Lou Olivas at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque. Olivas, of Ysleta del Sur Pueblo near El Paso, Texas, will teach the fabrication of pine needle baskets using natural materials. She will provide pine needles from...

Celebrate Earth Day with Recycled Art

Celebrate Earth Day with Recycled Art April 12, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Celebrate Earth Day this weekend, April 16-17, at the third annual Recycled Art Fair at the Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center (6500 Coors Blvd NW). More than 30 artists will be showing their recycled work, and there’ll be educational booths, kids’ creativity centers, workshops on creating...

Folk Art of the Andes at Santa Fe’s Museum of International Folk Art

Folk Art of the Andes at  Santa Fe’s Museum of International Folk Art March 24, 2011 | What's New | Read More
© Museum of International Folk Art Santa Fe’s Museum of International Folk Art opens Folk Art of the Andes, April 17, 2011. This will be the first exhibit in the United States to feature a broad range of folk art from the Andean region of South America, showcasing more than 850 works of art primarily...

Artfeast 2011 this weekend

Artfeast 2011 this weekend February 24, 2011 | Events, Food, Hotels, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Courtesy Artfeast Take one-part art, food and charity, mix well, and you have the perfect recipe for Santa Fe’s 14th annual ARTfeast, Feb. 25-27. ARTfeast is a weekend of culinary events that benefits the nonprofit ARTsmart, a program that purchases art materials, provides art programs and mentors,...

Winter Wool Festival at Albuquerque’s Botanic Garden Feb. 19

Winter Wool Festival at Albuquerque’s Botanic Garden Feb. 19 February 3, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
With subfreezing temperatures in Albuquerque right now, a wool sweater made from a Navajo Churro sheep sounds pretty good. Learn how sweaters, blankets, and other wool goods are made at the Winter Wool Festival Saturday, February 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Botanic Gardens at the Albuquerque Aquarium....

4th annual Navajo Rug Auction Nov. 20

November 18, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Admirers of Navajo weaving won’t want to miss UNM’s Maxwell Museum’s 4th annual Navajo Rug Collection Auction, Nov. 20 at the Prairie Star Restaurant at Santa Ana Pueblo, 288 Prairie Star Rd., Bernalillo. The Navajo Rug Auction benefits the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology and Navajo weavers. There’ll...

28th annual Weems International Artfest this weekend

28th annual Weems International Artfest this weekend November 12, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The 28th annual Weems International Artfest in Albuquerque takes place Nov. 12-14 at Expo New Mexico, the New Mexico State Fairgrounds at Central and San Pedro ( 300 San Pedro NE). More than 250 artists display their work, ranging from oil painting to photography, sculpture to sandpainting....