In his prints and paintings Harold Joe Waldrum (1934-2003) was true to the subjects he rendered, cap...
Friday - 16th June, 2017
A troubadour comes to Galisteo
The charm of living in Galisteo so inspired Burl Ives, one of America’s most famous folk singers, ...
Friday - 9th June, 2017
Get an ultra high-voltage charge from Currents, Santa Fe’s only annual festival of new media. The ...
Friday - 2nd June, 2017
The heart of a nation
Syria’s artists continue to uphold their artistic traditions despite the country’s ongoing civil...
Friday - 26th May, 2017
By Jeffrey Sweet, Yale University Press, 279 pages
You’re sitting on a wooden bench in the flickering candlelight of London’s Mermaid Tavern, quaff...
Friday - 19th May, 2017
By Louis S. Warren, Basic Books, 496 pages
The Ghost Dance was a Native American religious revival that ended in a mass grave of nearly 150 Lak...
Friday - 12th May, 2017
A time to every purpose
All over America during 1967’s Summer of Love, kids steeped in the ‘50s conformity of Leave It&a...
Friday - 5th May, 2017
SANTA FE LIVING TREASURES
Monica Sosaya Halford joined the Navy WAVES after high school, taking to the skies as a flight atten...
Friday - 28th April, 2017
By David Samuel Levinson, Hogarth/Random House, 404 pages
The year is 2022. A policy of nonintervention in the Middle East by the United States and Europe has...
Friday - 21st April, 2017
By David Grann, Doubleday, 338 pages
The first two bodies were found on the same day in late May 1921, at the tail-end of what the Osage ...
Friday - 14th April, 2017
ON THE COVER
The latest offering from Santa Fe’s Theater Grottesco is inspired by a quotation from astronomer C...
Friday - 7th April, 2017
Chicano Batman comes from LA bearing pan-Latin grooves; the New Mexico Bach Society devotes a concer...
Friday - 31st March, 2017
The poem on the cover appears on page 91 of Layli Long Soldier’s book WHEREAS. In it, Long Soldier...
Friday - 24th March, 2017
For a second year, the Center for Contemporary Arts brings back its family-friendly event and fundra...
Friday - 17th March, 2017
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Friday - 10th March, 2017
The ghostly forms of the women in painter Linda Stojak’s first solo exhibit in Santa Fe are render...
Friday - 3rd March, 2017
Musician Troy Andrews, better known as Trombone Shorty, grew up in the Tremé district of Ne...
Friday - 24th February, 2017
Out of the mouths of babes
“I don’t want to disappoint my parents.” “I am a Muslim. I pray five times a day.” “I wo...
Friday - 17th February, 2017
The fire this time
Black History Month gets a bolt of lightning from the great 20th-century writer James Baldwin, whose...
Friday - 10th February, 2017
Happy birthday to the New Mexico Museum of Art. The museum’s centennial this year was the impetus ...
Friday - 3rd February, 2017
In local artist Frank Buffalo Hyde’s latest exhibition I-Witness Culture, he explores issues of Na...
Friday - 27th January, 2017
EXPECT TO BE appalled, passionate, infuriated, and, if we’re lucky, elated. Whatever our political...
Friday - 20th January, 2017
Thanks to the popularity of paper theaters, 19th-century children were able to mount plays at home. ...
Friday - 13th January, 2017
The gouge of the chisel
The Carved Line is the cleverly punning name of a show of 143 block prints opening this weekend at t...
Friday - 6th January, 2017
Magic in the mundane
Multimedia artist Julie Speed’s surreal gouache and collage paintings hint at more than they revea...
Friday - 30th December, 2016
The hidden photographer on the cover (spoiler alert: it’s Jason S. Ordaz, photo by Jon A. Lewis) r...
Friday - 23rd December, 2016
Writing Contest winners
This issue is dedicated to the winners of the 2016 Pasatiempo Writing Contest, whose stories, essays...
Friday - 16th December, 2016
Stranger in strange lands
The history of modernist art in the United States depended, in part, on the creative responses of ar...
Friday - 9th December, 2016
All the world’s a stage
Photographer Jo Whaley has spent the past few years documenting the art and architecture of the Scot...
Friday - 2nd December, 2016
A rare bird
On this week’s cover is not a painterly abstraction, but a real-life creature — in an admittedly...
Friday - 25th November, 2016
On time’s winged chariot
When the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studio unveiled Ben-Hur in 1925, its budget of $4 million made it the m...
Friday - 18th November, 2016
In Olive Rush’s garden
“One lovely thing about a garden is the way one’s friends enjoy it. And they shout with joy at t...
Friday - 11th November, 2016
Shock and awe
Pussy Riot, a collective of Russian artist-activists, stands up to government and religious oppressi...
Friday - 4th November, 2016
Pop and circumstance
Although campaign songs have slipped from the perch they once occupied among the media, they were a ...
Friday - 28th October, 2016
A kindred spirit
It may be nearing Halloween, but the Mundane Ghost has more pressing matters on his mind than scarin...
Friday - 21st October, 2016
The actress playing an actress
At seventy-two, British actress Jacqueline Bisset is celebrating over 50 years of moviemaking, inclu...
Friday - 14th October, 2016
The horse and his girl
Western ranch women have been a special focus for photographer Barbara Van Cleve for decades. She ha...
Friday - 7th October, 2016
Return to innocence
In his later works, landscape painter Daniel Morper (1944-2016) depicted the Santa Fe Railyard befor...
Friday - 30th September, 2016
Outside the frames
Adrian Tomine’s Killing and Dying...
Friday - 23rd September, 2016
Nicholas Herrera uses wood, recycled metal, and salvaged automobile parts in his renditions of tradi...
Friday - 16th September, 2016
In advance of the Oct. 2 historic vote for peace between the Colombian government and the Revolution...
Friday - 9th September, 2016
Big day on the plaza
The Santa Fe History Museum has put on display a stunning newly acquired artwork that documents what...
Friday - 2nd September, 2016
Old Man Gloom in wartime
Watch your troubles go up in flames along with Old Man Gloom on Friday, Sept. 2, at the annual Burni...
Friday - 26th August, 2016
Alcoves 16/17 #4
The New Mexico Museum of Art’s Alcove shows date back to the museum’s early days, when artists c...
Friday - 19th August, 2016
As the crow flies
Painter Rick Bartow (Wiyot) died on April 2 after years of failing health, but as long as he could c...
Friday - 12th August, 2016
A View From Here
The Ralph T. Coe Foundation mounts the largest exhibition to date of the Joan and Richard Chodosh co...
Friday - 5th August, 2016
Daniel Ulbricht, a principal dancer with New York City Ballet, isn’t content to sit on a beach dur...
Friday - 29th July, 2016
ON THE COVER
When Jennifer Koh got into a financial bind trying to acquire a fine violin, help arrived from some ...
Friday - 22nd July, 2016
Utopia New Mexico
After photographer Irwin Klein died in 1974, all of his negatives disappeared. Thankfully, a portfol...
Friday - 15th July, 2016
Writers read tales from the Grand Canyon at Op.Cit Books; a group of Northern New Mexico authors rea...
Friday - 8th July, 2016
An ancient world in focus
William M. Frej’s poetic photographs of ancient Maya cities in southern Mexico capture the romance...
Friday - 1st July, 2016
Santa Fe Opera launches its 60th season this weekend, unveiling the first two of the year’s five p...
Friday - 24th June, 2016
The world in glorious color
Museum people can get passionate — even a little maniacal — when it comes to the rarer items in ...
Friday - 17th June, 2016
From the margins
Photographer Leonard Suryajaya’s parents were first-generation Indonesians of Chinese descent. Fro...
Friday - 10th June, 2016
Electricity is in the air at Currents: The Santa Fe International New Media Festival, beginning on F...
Friday - 3rd June, 2016
The parallel lines and triangles that populate Jeff Kahm’s graphically clear, elemental paintings ...