Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) is a cultural organization that seeks to address a critical question: how can SFAI cultivate creative practices (from fine art to design to urban planning and beyond), engage with diverse communities, and address the most pressing social issues of our time?


Design Workshop 2015

Summer 2015
Joseph Kunkel and Francisco Uviña will lead the next SFAI Design Workshop. More

SFAI 140 : 03.19.15

March 19
The next SFAI 140 will be a dynamic, engaged evening. Join us! More
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Thematic Residency

January 22
Application deadline for SFAI's 2015-2016 Thematic Residency: Immigration/Emigration More


We support the work of innovative, creative practitioners from diverse backgrounds who engage in one to three month long residencies at our stunning Ricardo Legoretta building in Santa Fe.


Our education program cultivates innovative, collaborative exchanges that mentor youth through creativity and drive social change.

Special Projects  

SFAI 140 is an evening of creativity and conversation featuring 20 short talks by some of the area’s most innovative thinkers and practitioners.