Posts Categorized: Art

Art Festivals Take Center Stage in Santa Fe

Of course, art festivals are the mainstage event in July and August, including the year’s splashiest. The tony Art Santa Fe is celebrating its 14th year of showcasing fine contemporary art from around the world (July 10-13). While there, check out the quirky new Art-o-Mart vending machine, one in a series of old cigarette machines… Read more »

Heart Collection is a Labor of Love

Sophie Dant, La Fonda's Gift Shop Manager shows off the book, Art of the Heart

Some of you may know Sophie Dant, La Fonda’s Gift Shop manager. Many people think we look alike which flatters me since Sophie is so pretty. But what you may not know about her is that she is an avid collector of hearts.  Not the real kind, mind you, but the decorative and artistic kind.  It’s… Read more »

Feed Your Soul in Santa Fe this Winter

Sipapu Ski Resort offers free clinics and instruction all day Jan. 18 at the annual Telemark Festival, followed by the skin-up/ski-down Telemark race. The annual Souper Bowl XX (Feb. 1) dishes up dozens of soups from Santa Fe’s top restaurants in a competition where Northern New Mexico’s food bank ends up a winner. Estrella del… Read more »

Ski and Celebrate the Holidays in Santa Fe

Skiers have their fingers crossed for a heavy snowpack, with resorts scheduled to open from Thanksgiving (Santa Fe and Taos) through Dec. 13 (Angel Fire). Downhill fans already know about Taos and Angel Fire, but less-crowded, economical options include not just Ski Santa Fe but also Pajarito, Red River, Sandia (in Albuquerque), Sipapu, and Ski… Read more »

Inter “View” from the Plaza with Darren Vigil Gray

Darren Vigil Gray is an acclaimed contemporary artist who has called Santa Fe home since he was a boy.   He attended IAIA at age 15 through their high school program and was once described as the “Golden boy of the third generation of Native American modernists”.  He is a golden boy with staying power. His… Read more »