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The Art of Change: Ira Glass & Storycatchers Theatre

The Art of Change will interweave performances and presentations by Storycatchers Theatre and SFAI Equal Justice Artists Quenna Barrett, Jackie Munro, and Nicole Romero. Ira Glass of This American Life will talk about the power of story—and its limitations—followed by a conversation with Meade Palidofsky of Storycatchers Theatre. Tickets are $15-$30 and are available for purchase […]

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Ann Lewis: This is Who We Are

Ann Lewis has spent the months of March and April this year in residence at the Santa Fe Art Institute focusing on the theme of Equal Justice. This time will culminate in a 5-day participatory installation regarding statistics around gun-related deaths in the U.S. Come join the discussion. This is Who We Are is an […]

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UNM Land Arts of the American West / Who Are These Invisible Clouds

  This exhibition features work created in response to ongoing oil and gas extraction in the Greater Chaco Region and site-specific experiences shared among Daniel Tso, Sunny Dooley, and Land Arts of the American West and SFAI resident artists. Drawing on this time together, this one-night event presents works and performances that reveal connections between […]

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Film Screening: Una Nueva Tierra

Join us for a screening of Una Nueva Tierra, a documentary directed by SFAI Equal Justice Resident Jackie Munro and local filmmaker Jesse Fisher. The Pajarito Mesa is a breathtakingly beautiful but perpetually trash-ridden swath of desert overlooking Albuquerque, NM. It is also home to over 250 families living without access to water or electricity. […]

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The Greater Chaco Auction Benefit

  This event is presented by New Mexico Story Power for The Greater Chaco Coalition This silent auction of artworks by local and national artists- as well as gift packages by local businesses- will benefit the protection of the Greater Chaco landscape and communities from risks associated with further development by extractive energy industries. The […]

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LASER Santa Fe

  This event is a part of Biocultura’s I Love Life Symposium, which runs Friday, April 13 thru Saturday, April 14 at the New Mexico History Museum. Join us for a Leonardo LASER Event at SFAI on April 13 at 7pm, doors open at 6:30pm. LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) Talks is Leonardo’s international program of evening gatherings that bring […]

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Midtown Campus Project

The Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI), in partnership with the City of Santa Fe, announced a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to select up to five (5) design and planning teams to envision the future of the campus of the Santa Fe University of Art and Design (“Midtown Campus”). The Selection Committee chose these five amazing […]

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Spring SFAI140

  Join us for our Spring SFAI140! SFAI140 is an event unlike any other: 1 night, 20 inspiring talks & performances, 140 seconds each. With twenty speakers in one evening, the energy and ideas shared are electric. Come witness incredible work, visit open studios, make connections, and leave inspired.    Matt Brown Director of Economic Development […]

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171220 Design

Design for Good

Design for Good: Lecture & Discussion with Michael Murphy & John Cary 6:30-8:00PM | January 25 | At Santa Fe Art Institute | 1600 St. Michaels Dr.   Join us for a lecture and conversation about how design excellence can heal, promote equal justice, and bring about lasting social change with Michael Murphy of MASS […]

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171220 Negro

I Am Not Your Negro: Screening, Discussion, & Exhibition

    “I am Not Your Negro” Film Screening, Discussion, & “The Long Road: From Selma to Ferguson” Exhibition Opening January 11 | 6-8:30PM | At SFAI | 1600 St. Michaels Dr. | Presented in Partnership with New Mexico PBS & Monroe Gallery   Join SFAI & New Mexico PBS for a screening of the […]

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