Santa Fe Reporter - Art Features http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-20-1-art-features.html <![CDATA[The Race in This Face - Photographer’s project zeroes in on what we still haven’t learned about racism]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
What’s shocking about Jonathas de Andrade’s photography project, which reignites a study on race and class in Brazil that was completed in the 1950s, isn’t the difference made by shifting centuries and continents, it’s how little has changed.]]>
<![CDATA[Footloose - Dance show takes viewers on a contemplative ride at the CCA]]>
By: Emmaly Wiederholt
For all the contemporary forms of art Santa Fe has to offer, there’s a decisive lack when it comes to dance. Valiantly filling that hole is Ground Series, an effort spearheaded by Sarah Ashkin and Micaela Gardner.]]>
<![CDATA[Artivism - Curator Niomi Fawn builds a platform for Santa Fe artists who are fighting to be heard]]>
By: Jordan Eddy
“You are what you say you are. I’m a curator,” Niomi Fawn tells SFR. “To curate is more than just putting art on walls. It’s world bridging.”
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<![CDATA[Brick-and-Mortar - Bobby Beals and A Nigh Herndon rethink the structure of Canyon Road]]>
By: Jordan Eddy
Artist A Nigh Herndon is acutely aware that his work clashes with the rest of Canyon Road.
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<![CDATA[Remixed - Craft and design crash the fine art party at Form & Concept]]>
By: Jordan Eddy
It’s Sunday evening of Form & Concept’s opening weekend, and founder Sandy Zane sits at the front desk in the shade of several massive bouquets. She’s counting out the cash drawer in preparation for closing time. In its first three days, the sp]]>
<![CDATA[Limiting Mobility - A proposed expansion of the vehicle vendors ordinance to Canyon Road would essentially cut Axle Contemporary’s mobile gallery from the scene]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
For most people who enter Axle Contemporary, the mobile art gallery housed within a retired delivery truck, the experience is one of serendipity.
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<![CDATA[Sailing toward Open Waters - Strangers Collective latest exhibit, Narrows, continues their path of bringing big returns to emerging artists]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
If you’re trying to break into a scene as well established as Santa Fe’s art world, sometimes it helps to take a few friends along—or a few strangers.
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<![CDATA[Q & A with Joe Hill - ]]>
By: Julie Ann Grimm
Joe Hill, 44, is touring to promote his fourth book, The Fireman. His scheduled appearance in Santa Fe on Monday, May 23, promises a trivia game with George RR Martin.
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<![CDATA[I’ll See You in My Dreams - Jared Weiss’ artwork tours through the half-forgotten and nearly suppressed]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
Like those candy-colored memories from childhood, Jared Weiss’ paintings can’t really be trusted to tell you the whole story, or to relay the details that could cue an accurate interpretation of what happened.
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<![CDATA[Seeds of Change - Art exhibit at the Roundhouse invites a conversation about our use, and abuse, of the land]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
For many years, Bobbe Besold has photographed the hands of farmers, often those she met at the Santa Fe Farmers Market, in or near their stands of produce and between customers, their fingers draped over carrots or cupping pints of berries.]]>
<![CDATA[Wild at Heart - Glass artists take every shape]]>
By: Ben Kendall
Standing in front of the giant gas-powered furnaces, the heat is oppressive; it’s just shy of pain. Large metal rods lay in wait, partially inside the cooking monstrosities, flames licking out from the front.
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<![CDATA[Rising Sun - Local Japanese-Americans share their culture]]>
By: Ben Kendall
Japan is already here. We come into contact with Japan every day in some way. Indeed, the cultural caché of that small island nation has influenced the entire world.]]>
<![CDATA[The Gateless Gate - Local author Natalie Goldberg talks about Zen and mortality in her new book]]>
By: Anna Mae Kersey
When writer Natalie Goldberg was diagnosed with cancer, she decided to write about her life and how she lived instead of dwelling on her illness.]]>
<![CDATA[The Gateless Gate - Local author Natalie Goldberg talks about Zen and mortality in her new book]]>
By: Anna Mae Kersey
When writer Natalie Goldberg was diagnosed with cancer, she decided to write about her life and how she lived instead of dwelling on her illness. ]]>
<![CDATA[Prism Visions - A trippy temple in the woods]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
Forget over the rainbow. Here in the hills of Northern New Mexico, you can get inside one. Giant prisms in the walls and apses project a natural light show at the the Dwan Light Sanctuary.
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<![CDATA[Meow Wolf Opening Bursting at the Seams - New art complex draws friends, family and press in droves]]>
By: Ben Kendall
Meow Wolf's art complex opening was busy, loud, fascinating and above all remarkably intriguing.]]>
<![CDATA[Ah-pera! - Ailyn Pérez comes to the Lensic to crush some opera]]>
By: John Stege
Achtung, lieder-lovers. Fans of French mélodie, listen up. Aficionados of canciónes Españoles, get ready. Mark your calendars for Santa Fe’s premier vocal recital of the season.
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<![CDATA[Free Yourself - Banff film tour means a chance to renew your adult-level commitment to playtime]]>
By: Elizabeth Miller
We can wander into the woods now on foot, on bikes or on skis; ride ocean and river waves on surfboards or paddleboards; tear down dirt hillsides and ride wingsuits through canyons.
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<![CDATA[We Want to Believe - The X-Files was totally only OK]]>
By: Alex De Vore
We mean that while we absolutely adore Chris Carter’s complex world of conspiracy theories, alien abductions and wildly enjoyable standalone oddities, it also has the power to leave us sorely disappointed, despite our highest hopes. ]]>
<![CDATA[Shifty Lawyers Aren't Just for Albuquerque - 'Better Call Saul' gets local]]>
By: Peter St. Cyr
“Slippin” Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk) is headed to work at Davis and Mane—a fictional law firm in Santa Fe—for the second season of Better Call Saul.]]>