Santa Fe Reporter - Arts http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-132-1-arts.html <![CDATA[Second to None - SFAI program enlightens, two-and-a-half minutes at a time ]]>
By: Zoe Haskell
The Santa Fe Art Institute gathers a small fraction of artists-in-residence every quarter, and asks them to speak about their work.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer’s Ending - With another lurking in the wings]]>
By: John Stege
When Charles MacKay, general director of the Santa Fe Opera, stepped into the spotlight Aug. 19 just before the final La donna del lago of the season, the audience gasped a collective uh-oh. Who’d cancelled? Anxiety filled the house...]]>
<![CDATA[Robert Who? - Plus that avid uxoricide Gesualdo’s maddening madrigals]]>
By: John Stege
“Well. I think they must have just about run out of Schumann.” And so went an overheard comment at the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival’s Aug. 15 evening concert. The occasion? Number three of four concerts billed as “Years of Wonder,” each featuring Gesualdo madrigals, Mozart piano trios and, need you ask, chamber works by Robert Schumann.]]>
<![CDATA[Oscar’s Fatal Attraction - A messy night at the Opera]]>
By: John Stege
It was, for sure, Oscar Night out at the Santa Fe Opera last Saturday, e.g., the world premiere of Theodore Morrison’s anticipated work depicting Oscar Wilde’s last years..]]>
<![CDATA[Violetta Revisited - And a sweet start for ChamberFest ‘13]]>
By: John Stege
Finally I get it. Five years ago I denounced Laurent Pelly’s staging of Verdi’s La traviata for the Santa Fe Opera as “spectacularly inept.”]]>
<![CDATA[Bravi Bellissimi - Thrills and trills at SFO’s Scottish play]]>
By: John Stege
I nearly had to see a barber last Sunday morning to plaster down my perpendicular locks after a hair-raising premiere...]]>
<![CDATA[No Reserve - Interactive photography exhibit aims for perfect shot]]>
By: Sophie Engel
Diné photographer Will Wilson invites visitors of the Georgia O’Keeffe Education Annex to interact with his exhibit...]]>
<![CDATA[Going Dutch[ess] - SFO kicks off 57th season with a bang]]>
By: John Stege
When Much Ado About Nothing’s dim language-mangler, Constable Dogberry, remarks that “Comparisons are odorous,” he’s probably right...]]>
<![CDATA[Make Way for SFO - Fifty-seven never looked this good]]>
By: John Stege
Forget about the Three Tenors. Or the Three Mo’ Tenors. Or the Three Uzbeki Tenors. Or any of those copycat triumvirates...]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Bares - The table is set for famed artist Judy Chicago ]]>
By: Enrique Limón
The career of Santa Fe-based artist Judy Chicago runs the gamut from hissed-at feminist-banner-wielding provocateur to a sacrosanct presence among the modern art world.
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<![CDATA[I'm Your Puppet - ]]>
By: Sophie Engel
Lady Blue, or María de Jesús de Ágreda, was a mystic Spanish nun from the 17th century.]]>
<![CDATA[Silly Rabbit - Immigration, now for kids]]>
By: Nick Beckman
The clucking of chickens and sound of children’s laughter in the background are reminiscent of something you may come across in Children of the Corn]]>
<![CDATA[Knit Wits - The low-down on Santa Fe’s knitting scene]]>
By: Tess Cutler
Yarn & Coffee looks like a quaint shack buried in the back parking lot of The Pantry. It’s been a 10-year project for Deborah Grossman, who first conceptualized her own ‘knit and coffee’ shop in 2001.]]>
<![CDATA[Chatter Box - Regina Ress folks the world over]]>
By: Ryan Collett
If there’s one thing Regina Ress knows, it’s that everyone has a story to tell, whether they like it or not. “We can’t talk without telling stories,” Ress says.“It’s how we talk to each other.”
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