Paintings, drawings and photographs presenting multiple views of neighborhood life by New Mexico artists. On display in Santa Fe at the Governor’s Gallery in the New Mexico State Capitol, from April 3 to June 14, 2009. The show highlights works by Teal McKibben, Tim Prythero, Carlotta Boettcher, and Alex Harris with works that range from the surreal to the abstract.
Reception from 4:00-6:00 p.m., hosted by the Women’s Board of the Museum of New Mexico. Gallery hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Free admission.
The Friends of Folk Art present the second annual folkart flea market of gently used folk art items from around the globe for ONE DAY ONLY!Proceeds from the sale benefit exhibitions and programs at the Museum of International Folk Art.
Bruce Bernstein, Director of SWAIA
Followed by a book signing of A River Apart: The Pottery of Cochiti and Santo Domingo Pueblos, in conjuction with our Exhibit 'A River Apart'
Come to watch a one-day installation in the museum’s patio of a flock of porcelain birds that has been making appearances at various sites around Santa Fe and Los Alamos, as well as in San Diego, New York, New Orleans, Germany, and the Galapagos Islands.
The silkscreened birds include appropriated imagery from newspapers about war juxtaposed with texts from contributing poets and other writers. She will install the exhibition Saturday evening at 5pm and deinstall Sunday evening at 5pm.
Saturday, April 18, 5 p.m. to Sunday, April 19, 5 p.m.
Regular museum admission.
The Historical Society and the Museum of New Mexico present an all-day symposium discussing the intertwined origins and histories of the Historical Society and the Museum of New Mexico.