MAKE & TAKE @ MOIFAFebruary 20, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us for art in the atrium on Sunday arfternoons with DIY art projects, all-ages coloring sheets, and self-guided treasure hunts. Add to your explorations at MOIFA with fun collection-inspired bilingual art kits, facilitated by our fantastic MOIFA docents. February will be a ’Tree of Life/ Arbol de Vida’ make and take, and gallery treasure hunts for the whole family.
Museum admission is always free for Kids and Members, program included with admission.
- February 20, 2022 - 12 PM - 4 PM
- February 27, 2022 - 12 PM - 4 PM
- March 6th, 2022 - 12 PM - 4 PM , FREE Sunday for NM residents
About the Museum of International Folk Art: http://www.internationalfolkart.org
706 Camino Lejo, on Museum Hill in Santa Fe, NM 87505. (505) 476-1200.
Founded in 1953 by Florence Dibell Bartlett, the Museum of International Folk Art’s mission is to foster understanding of the traditional arts to illuminate human creativity and shape a humane world. The museum holds the world’s largest international folk art collection of more than 150,000 objects from six continents and over 150 nations, representing a broad range of global artists whose artistic expressions make Santa Fe an international crossroads of culture. For many visitors, fascination with folk art begins upon seeing the whimsical toys and traditional objects within the Girard Collection. For others, the international textiles, ceramics, carvings and other cultural treasures in the Neutrogena Collection provide the allure. The museum’s historic and contemporary Latino and Hispano folk art collections, spanning the Spanish Colonial period to modern-day New Mexico, reflect how artists respond to their time and place in ways both delightful and sobering. In 2010, the museum opened the Mark Naylor and Dale Gunn Gallery of Conscience, where exhibitions encourage visitors to exchange ideas on complex issues of human rights and social justice.