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Events & Education: Calendar


March 2015
Open 10am to 5pm
Tuesday -Sunday, Closed Mondays

folk art fanSunday March 15, 2015
1 to 4pm
at The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture
Between Two Worlds Performing Arts Showcase

Local immigrant, Native, and Hispanic New Mexican traditional artists share music, spoken word poetry, film, and more, exploring the themes of living between worlds and the struggle to belong. The showcase features Spoken word poetry with Carlos Contreras and Mercedez Holtry, Immigration corridos by Los de Rio Arriba, Savor: Cuban Street Music Trio featuring Victor Alvarez, a documentary film by Issa Nyaphaga, and African poetry by Master of Ceremonies Kamajou Tadfor. The event takes place in the auditorium at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, and includes a panel discussion and opportunities to engage with the artists. By Museum admission, New Mexico residents FREE on Sundays.

paintingThursday March 19, 2015
5:30 to 8pm
Audio Revolution on Museum Hill

A Listening Event hosted by the Gallery of Conscience, in collaboration with Youth Media Project of Santa Fe and ¡YouthWorks! Come hear the premier of media projects created by students in the Santa Fe YouthBuild program in response to interviews with artists from the Between Two Worlds exhibition in the Gallery of Conscience. These radio segments will subsequently be featured on Youth Media Project’s Audio Revolution! Program, which airs on KUNM, KSFR and KRZA. A question and answer session with project participants will follow and refreshments will be served. FREE!

Sunday March 22, 2015

Lecture about face jugs with John Burrison in conjunction with the exhibition Pottery of the U.S. South: A Living Tradition, presented in the theater at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture. Face jug artist Mike Craven demonstrates his work in the folk art atrium after the lecture. By Museum Admission, New Mexico residents with I.D. free on Sundays.

children & famliesActivities and events for families & children