Santa Fe Reporter - Arts <![CDATA[Reach Out And Touch Me - An exhibit exposes a new side of art ]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
There is one cardinal rule in galleries: Don’t touch anything. So when I heard about the tactile nature of Sketchbook, opening tomorrow night at Beals & Co. Showroom, I thought, "No way."]]>
<![CDATA[SFR Cartoonist Russ Thornton Creates Official Artwork for the 92nd Annual Burning of Zozobra - Our very own cartoonist hits the big leagues]]>
By: Alex De Vore
SFR's MetroGlyphs cartoonist Russ Thornton designs the official poster artwork for this year's Zozobra.]]>
<![CDATA[Sculpting Trump - A look at how SFR's art director created the horrible Trump face for this week's cover]]>
By: Alex De Vore
We’ve been having a lot of fun at Donald Trump’s expense in our 7 Days section (and elsewhere), but this week’s SFR cover story was a little more serious...]]>
<![CDATA[Violet Crown Cinema Ready for its Close-Up - Santa Fe spin-off of the Austin-based cinema set for April 30 opening]]>
By: Enrique Limón
After much hullabaloo, the 11-screen Violet Crown Theaters are set to open the doors of the brand-new Railyard space on April 30. This after a private VIP reception scheduled for later this week. ]]>
<![CDATA[Ugly Sweaters & Season’s Greetings! - These are a few of our favorite knits]]>
Last Friday, SFR staffers donned their holiday worst, gorged on gingerbread everything and chugged spiked punch as if the world was about to end.
<![CDATA[Skull Candy - Where to celebrate Día de los Muertos in style]]>
By: Luke Henley
Día de Los Muertos is a vibrant celebration that brings people together every year to memorialize the lives of those who have passed. This weekend, two of the city’s biggest cultural centers offer activities, music and food to celebrate the holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Where the Action's At - Where the Action's At: Today's the last day to catch the SFFF]]>
By: JP Stupfel
World renowned writer of the Game of Thrones series and Jean Cocteau Cinema owner, George RR Martin, leans against one of the rows of seats in his theater as a mob of actors, producers, critics...
<![CDATA[Flick Fest Underway - Santa Fe Film Festival continues through Sunday ]]>
By: JP Stupfel
The Santa Fe Film Festival is set to run through Sunday with movies showing at the Jean Cocteau and CCA theaters.]]>
<![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.
<![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]]>