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Creative Access Residents

  SFAI is proud to support visual artists & writers with spinal cord injuries (SCI) through a new Creative Access Fellowship in partnership with Craig H. Neilsen Foundation, Alliance of Artist Communities, Vermont Studio Center, PLAYA, and Ragdale Foundation. Creative Access offers artists with SCI the rare opportunity for concentrated time dedicated to their creative practice […]

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New Americans: Immigrant Contributions in New Mexico

New Americans: Immigration Contributions in New Mexico is a collaboration between SFAI, the Santa Fe Dreamers Project, and the Design Corps of Santa Fe. This Immigration Impact Project is the inaugural thematic project of the 2015-16 SFAI Immigration / Emigration Thematic Residency. Check out a digital version of the project below, download a printable version of […]

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SFAI Blog: Lands Arts of the American West & SFAI

BY JEANETTE HART-MANN, LAND ARTS OF THE AMERICAN WEST DIRECTOR We were all standing along the green bank, watching the greyish-brown muddy waters flow by. It was not a mad river. But it seemed strong, wide, and intimidating in its flow westward. Mud, trash, and dead limbs were scrambled among the salt cedars nearby and […]

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SFAI Design Workshop

SFAI is happy to announce a hugely successful Design Workshop this summer! Design Workshop is an immersive, one-month, introductory design and building workshop for high school and early college age students. Participating students learned new skills such as sketching, model making, mapping, interviewing, critique and reflection exercises, and designing for social justice.   They worked […]

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Youth Mural Workshop

June 22-23   |  9AM-3PM   |   1600 St. Michaels Dr.   |   Free Registration Below DESCRIPTION Join us for a free 2-day workshop with SFAI Water Rights Resident Joerael Elliott. Learn about local water systems and create an 800 square foot mural at SFAI. The mural will explore themes of water rights […]

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SFAI BLOG: HOLY WATER

BY AURVI SHARMA, SFAI WATER RIGHTS RESIDENT My history, like the land I grew up on, is tangled in the bends of dying rivers. I’m from an area of north India known as the doab – literally, the land of two waters – sandwiched between the Ganga and Yamuna rivers, one of the most fertile […]

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SFAI Blog: Creativity in a Time of Injustice

BY KOURTNEY ANDAR, SFAI WORKS MANAGER & VETERANS FOR PEACE NATIONAL BOARD VICE PRESIDENT Take a moment to think back on a memorable progressive social movement in which you have participated. Think about the elements of the movement that stirred the most palpable sense of emotion in yourself and others – the parts of it […]

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SFAI Works: Entrepreneurship for Artists Seminar

SFAI WORKS: ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR ARTISTS SEMINAR | MAY 13, 10AM-415PM | 1600 ST. MICHAELS DR. SFAI is offering a day of entrepreneurship workshops free of charge to artists & creatives as an investment into local creative leadership. In this seminar, participants will work with field experts to learn financial practices, marketing, and fundraising skills to accelerate their success. Sessions will […]

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