The Taylor-Mesilla Historic Property has an extraordinary collection of objects and artwork. Beginning January 12, 2020 join Collections Specialist Ivana Montenegro as she introduces a new series, Exploring the Collections. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month you will have an opportunity to see these special objects and explore their stories.
Please join us on social media as Leah F. Tookey, Curator of History, New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, shares on the history of New Mexico’s ranch lands.
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Kathleen Wall (Jemez Pueblo) has become known for transforming familiar storyteller figures into expressive, individualized sculptures. In this event - part of MIAC’s Native Pottery Demonstration Series - she will demonstrate her pottery-making techniques.
Join us on Sunday, May 16th at 10 AM for our free Virtual Family Mornings at Folk Art Museum featuring Grab-and-Go Art Kits and a Zoom program. Our Theme this month is “All Together”. The Zoom program will include Story Time and ‘Show-and-Tell’ Time for the children to share their Art.
Register for the Grab-n-Go Kits, or the Family Morning Zoom meeting, or both Here: https://tinyurl.com/FamilyMorning
Grab-and-Go Kits will be available for pick up Friday the 14th 12noon-4pm, prior to the Zoom meeting on Sunday. Please register in advance for kits, by Friday at 10 am, to receive the art kit, which will include instructions and supplies for the project. Supplies are limited, and kits are only available as they last.
May 19, 2021
Harmony at Hemisfair’68?: Girard’s The Magic of a People a Zoom Talk with Monica Obniski, PhD
Museum of International Folk Art
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
A Zoom Talk with Monica Obniski, PhD
Join us for a talk on Alexander Girard with Monica Obniski, Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the High Museum of Art.
Register here in advance: https://nmculture-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMofuuorDsvGtbaMQaHl0mBXl9NlzCwJzzW
Aaron Cajero (Jemez Pueblo) learned the traditional way of hand coiling pottery using ancient methods by the members of his family. As part of MIAC’s Native Pottery Demonstration Series, Aaron will demonstrate his pottery-making techniques.
A celebration that attracts tens of thousands of visitors, and artists from around the world, IFAM is one of Santa Fe’s largest events and a major economic driver for the Santa Fe region. The event is also a huge revenue source for worldwide artists. Since its inception, the market has generated more than $34 million in revenue, with the majority going back home with artists from around the globe.
Gabriel O. Paloma is a renowned traditional potter and educator from the Pueblo of Zuni, New Mexico, and he is a well-established SWAIA Fellowship Award Artist (2004). As part of MIAC’s Native Pottery Demonstration Series, Gabriel will demonstrate his pottery-making techniques.