Santa Fe Reporter - Arts Valve http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-128-1-arts-valve.html <![CDATA[Frank Buffalo Hyde - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Onondaga/Nez Perce artist Frank Buffalo Hyde (b. 1974) sees Hollywood and the fashion industry’s attempts at appropriation and raises them.]]>
<![CDATA[Meryl McMaster - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
A Plains Cree member of the Siksika Nation who is also of European descent, the 27-year-old explored the topic of identity early on, along with perception, memory and myth.]]>
<![CDATA[Santiago X - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
A couple of years back, I became familiar with the art of Santiago X, which can best be described as equal parts transgressive and tongue-in-cheek.
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<![CDATA[Teri Greeves - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Stackable plastic drawers filled with her “stash”—beads in every hue known to man—dominate the studio of Teri Greeves (b. 1970).
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<![CDATA[Jaque Fragua - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“Jaque is passionate and can express his aims with his mural far better than I could,” Shepard Fairey says of one of Jaque Fragua’s monumental pieces.
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<![CDATA[Shan Goshorn - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“Meticulous” doesn’t even begin to describe the work of Shan Goshorn (b. 1957). Rooted in advocacy, education and activism, the Eastern Band of Cherokee artist’s double-woven works tell a complex story of oppression, redemption and survival. ]]>
<![CDATA[Steven Paul Judd - ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Specializing in pieces “for Indians to have, and that gets white people to think,” Kiowa/Choctaw artist Steven Paul Judd draws from the lack of mainstream Native American culture during his childhood and rewrites history.
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<![CDATA[Domina Effect - Enter the uniquely titillating world of Zircus Erotique]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Even away from the lights of the stage, the feathers, the pasties and the catcalls, Mena Domina exudes seductiveness.
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<![CDATA[Light On - Outdoor Vision Fest returns for fifth luminous helping]]>
By: Enrique Limón
For a full calendar year, students at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design have been beating their brains on how to build upon what has, in four years, become a standout in the local public artscape: Outdoor Vision Fest.
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<![CDATA[Green Eggs and Art - Dr. Seuss-themed exhibit goes Pop]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Pop Gallery's OH! A Seussian Tribute is set to unveil on Friday. ]]>
<![CDATA[Finding Demo - That odd little building on Museum Hill meets its maker]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“It’s better that way,” the artist, who flew in to supervise the demolition, says. His trip, layovers and a memorable encounter with customs later, took close to 20 hours. Being present for the momentous occasion was important given that he was a banner man for the ill-fated movement to save the original 19th century CA Fàbregas i de Caralt factory. ]]>
<![CDATA[NM Moderne - New exhibit at the O’Keeffe Museum celebrates state-made and inspired art]]>
By: Enrique Limón
The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is set to unveil Modernism Made in New Mexico, an sublime patchwork of 15 artists who, like O’Keeffe, were deeply inspired by New Mexico, its people, traditions and jaw-dropping vistas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Reservation Required - Cartoonist delivers subversion; thought-provoking works on the daily]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Caricatures depicting the age-old struggles many modern-day Native Americans face hang on the windows of Ricardo Caté’s gallery space on the lower level of San Francisco Street’s El Mercado.
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<![CDATA[George RR Martin Talks North Korea, Unveils Dragonstone Studios - Author’s latest endeavor takes over old Desert Academy space]]>
By: Enrique Limón
In a candid chat, the Bayonne, NJ, native opened up about his ever-growing memorabilia collection, North Korea, his plans on taking Game of Thrones’ Sibel Kekilli for a night on the town and Monopoly.
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<![CDATA[Pop Stars - New collective provides tangible goods, redefines Santa Fe style]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Jennifer Joseph, along with the Santa Fe Collective, have set up a special pop-up shop inside Marcy Street’s Community Gallery at the Convention Center building.
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<![CDATA[[Art] Worlds Collide - New exhibit redefines artistic collaboration]]>
By: Enrique Limón
We all have that one project we haven’t gotten to. Chances are that if you’re a visual artist, said project is relegated to the back end of your studio, gathering dust while you wait (another year) for your muse to make her triumphant arrival.]]>
<![CDATA[Things That Go Art in the Night - Community Gallery’s latest delivers spooky, socially conscious theme]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“What it was, was that I wanted to do a show about fashion,” Community Gallery manager Rod Lambert says, “but I knew that there weren’t going to be enough fashion people to send in portfolios and so I broadened it to any mixed-media artist.
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<![CDATA[Cartoon Character - Illustrator Miguel Covarrubias’ body of work highlighted in new exhibit]]>
By: Enrique Limón
“It’s an interesting story, because he was always involved in a broad group of intellectual and creative activities, but it’s the way he’s been remembered in American art history,” Carolyn Kastner, curator at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum.]]>
<![CDATA[Aziz Knees - Comedian Aziz Ansari brings laughter, bells and whistles to Santa Fe]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Prior to his Monday appearance at the Lensic, the Parks and Recreation funnyman took time to chat with SFR, and from cousin murderers to green chile, no subject was off-limits. 
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<![CDATA[Lila Love - Mexican chanteuse Lila Downs gets in touch with roots, gangster side]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Effortless, singular and guapachosa, Lila Downs conveys an amalgam of feelings in her songs that take listeners from nostalgia to heartbreak and overwhelming joie de vivre in a single track.
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