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About Us : Friends of Folk Art

Friends of Folk Art is an educational and social group of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation that helps support the outstanding exhibitions and public programs at the Museum of International Folk
Art, and has a great time doing so!

Membership Information:
All members must first be members of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation, for details on the benefits and options, call 982-6366, or visit the Foundation web site».

The cost of a membership is $100 a year for individuals and $150 for two individuals. Memberships run for a year from the date of purchase. Proceeds from the Friends of Folk Art, a fund raising activity of the Folk Art Committee of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation support programs of the Museum of International Folk Art.

Friends of Folk Art
Member Events 2014

Phoenix: Still Rising
Tuesday January 21-Saturday January 25, 2014
Escape frigid Santa Fe in January with a trip to sunny Phoenix for a fun-filled adventure. Highlights include the spectacular Musical Instrument Museum, opened in 2010; the Heard Museum's internationally acclaimed Native American collections; and a dramatic evening tour of Taliesin West, Frank Lloyd Wright's amazing Western home and studio. Phoenix collectors of Navajo rugs, art glass, and folk art will welcome us to their homes. We will attend a cocktail party at a high-rise condo filled with folk art and drop-dead views of the Phoenix sunset and skyline. More details forthcoming. RSVP (505) 476-1201

Great Santa Fe Kitchens
March 10, 2014

Fabulous, folk art-rich kitchens are the focus of this event. As you tour several homes, you'll observe how folk art has been used to create exciting and fun places to cook and entertain. We finish up at the Santa Fe School of Cooking and market for a demonstration and tasting of regional cuisine. Half day $35.00. FULL with wait list.

Three Artists & Their Collectors: Where Passions Meet
Sunday June 8, 2014

Beautiful art and stimulating conversation await you at the unusual Sunday afternoon event. Meet three well-known artists at the homes of their collectors for a lively discussion about the relationship between creating and collecting. Mingle afterwards in the garden of a collector's home for refreshments and more conversation. 1-4PM FREE!

6th Annual Folk Art Flea Market»
Saturday May 2, 2015

Discover folk art treasures at our biggest Folk Art Flea market yet. You'll find pottery, wood, paintings, jewelry, masks, textiles , toys, books and much, much more. Friends of Folk Art members have exclusive early entry to this exciting event before we open to the public. At "The Flea" MOIFA's major fundraiser, you'll find folk art gems at amazing prices. Join the fun! To make arrangements to donate, please call (505) 476-1201.