Events

    
Docent Training

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 through WEDNESDAY, MAY 24
Docent Training
2:30 pm

For more information or to apply, please contact Sara Van Note, Volunteer Coordinator, at 476-5075 or email sara.vannote@state.nm.us.

Daily Docent Tours

TUESDAY, JANUARY 3 through SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
Daily Docent Tours

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5075 for times.

Art Walking Tours

MONDAY, APRIL 3 through MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27
Art Walking Tours
10:00 am

Mondays April - November.

Darkness and Light in the Land of Enchantment: The Art and Friendship of Cady Wells and Georgia O’Keeffe

FRIDAY, APRIL 28
Darkness and Light in the Land of Enchantment: The Art and Friendship of Cady Wells and Georgia O’Keeffe
1:00 pm

Lois Rudnick discusses Cady Wells and Georgia O’Keeffe 1-2:30pm in the St. Francis Auditorium followed by book signing in lobby.  Free with cost of Museum admission. $5.00 for lecture only.

Film Screening

FRIDAY, MAY 5
Film Screening
THROUGH THE REPELLENT FENCE: A Land Art Film
6:00 pm

Screening of Through the Repellent Fence: A Land Art Film. (74 minutes). Followed by a discussion by Postcommodity. St. Francis Auditorium.

Music at the Museum

FRIDAY, MAY 5
Music at the Museum
5:00 pm

Ethran Chkhiro plays music rooted in classical guitar and profoundly inspired by the Moroccan sounds he grew up with as well as the environment he now inhabits. 5-7pm. Free.

Music at the Museum

FRIDAY, MAY 12
Music at the Museum
5:00 pm

Sourena Sefati (composer/santour) and Deborah Leah Ungar (clarinet) have combined their talents to share the music of Iran.  This performance will highlight the special qualities of the Iranian Santour and Bb and G clarinets through new arrangements of folk music as well as contemporary compositions using the dastgah tradition.  The dastgah in Persian music is similar to the Maqams in Turkish and Arabic music. This program will explore dastgah-e Homayun, Nava and Shur among others through arrangemens and improvisations, including Kuch (Migration) and Gazaal, Dokhtar-e Boyerahmadi, Omid (Hope), Farah Afza, Khalseh and Kabooki.

Annual Artist Studio Tour

SATURDAY, MAY 20
Annual Artist Studio Tour
Sanitary Tortilla Factory in Albuquerque

Opening Reception: Lines of Thought

FRIDAY, MAY 26
Opening Reception: Lines of Thought
5:30 pm

Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now: from the British Museum

Public Lecture

SATURDAY, MAY 27
Public Lecture
1:00 pm

Join us for a special presentation about our latest exhibition, Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now: from the British Museum.

Art Walking Tours

FRIDAY, JUNE 2 through FRIDAY, AUGUST 25
Art Walking Tours
10:00 am

Fridays June through August

Plein Air Painting

SUNDAY, JUNE 4 through SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
Plein Air Painting
Weekly
10:00 am

Sunday mornings at 10:00 am, the central garden patio becomes a place for a personal adventure in creativity and art making. Gather your paints, pencils and friends and enjoy painting in the open air, in one of the most beautiful spaces in downtown Santa Fe.  

Sombras del Pais

SATURDAY, JUNE 10
Sombras del Pais
7:00 pm

Sombras del Pais (Shadows of the Country) recreates popular music of the 1930s, as well as Spanish and New Mexican folk music for a special performance in St. Francis Auditorium as part of the museum’s 100 year celebration. $10 per ticket

Gallery Talk

SUNDAY, JULY 23
Gallery Talk
Meggan Gould and Andy Mattern
1:00 pm

Meet artists Meggan Gould and Andy Mattern for a free gallery talk 1pm

Ice Cream Social

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11
Ice Cream Social
Free
5:00 pm

Sponsored by the Santa Fe Espresso Company / Häagen-Daz on the Santa Fe Plaza, visitors are invited to enjoy free ice cream in the courtyard of the Museum of Art.



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