Posts Categorized: Art

Who is the mysterious artist? Anyone know?

On my morning jog today, I discovered these fabulous, hand painted signs along Upper Canyon Road. Since Santa Fe has once again just been voted by readers of Conde Nast Traveler, the 4th most popular travel city in the US for 2012 due to its “ambience” and “culture/sites”, this seemed especially fitting. And I love… Read more »

Art and Architecture

Santa Fe, for decades, has been a sought after destination for unique architecture, style, talented artists, and historic charm—but it’s nice to be officially ranked 7th in the world as a “Top Art and Architecture Destination.” In a survey conducted by Hotwire.com, Santa Fe was identified as one of the top ten cities in the world… Read more »

In Loving Memory of Harrison Begay (1914-2012)

We are deeply saddened by the news of Harrison Begay’s passing, and would like to express our sincere condolences to his family and friends. Recognized as the father of 20th-century Navajo art, Begay will be remembered for his profound artistic influence that highlights his Diné heritage. We are honored to display his hand printed silkscreens… Read more »

Indian Market – a Tradition at La Fonda on the Plaza

We are fortunate to be located right on the plaza in Santa Fe and every year we witness amazing art, meet people from all over the world, and celebrate the incredible talent that gathers right on our doorstep. Our team hit the plaza first thing on Saturday at Indian Market to deliver water bottles to… Read more »

August in Santa Fe is Synonymous with Native American Art

The big August event is, of course, Indian Market, the world’s largest fair of Native American art and the gold standard in the Native art world. With an estimated 100,000 attendees and 1,100 artists representing more than 100 tribes, Indian Market-related events stretch through the second half of the month. Buyers of Native American art… Read more »