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 www.museumfoundation.org».
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
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!
Annual Folk Art Flea Market»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.
Saturday May 2, 2015