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Songs From the Extraction Zones: A Symposium & Exhibition on Fracking in New Mexico

SONGS FROM THE EXTRACTION ZONES: A SYMPOSIUM & EXHIBITION ON FRACKING IN NEW MEXICO Panel Discussion and Exhibition Opening: Friday April 28th, 6-9PM    |    Panel Discussion: 7-8:15PM Exhibition Dates: April 28th through May 5th | Viewing Hours 9-5PM Monday- Friday Join us for a compelling evening, as we launch an exhibition of works […]

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Spring SFAI140 : March 24, 7-9PM

Join us for our Spring SFAI140! We are proud to present an exceptional evening, led by a compelling group of new presenters. SFAI140 is an event unlike any other. 1 evening, 20 inspiring talks, 140 seconds each. With twenty speakers in one evening, the energy and ideas shared are electric. SFAI140 presenters distill their work, […]

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Immigration / Emigration SFAI 140: Interactive Installations, 20 Inspiring Talks, Celebration

6:00-7:00PM     Installations & Food Trucks 7:00-8:30PM     Performance & SFAI 140 Presentations 8:30-9:30PM     Music, Drinks, & Celebration Join us as we celebrate and reflect on the work done during our Immigration / Emigration theme with an evening of ideas, art, creativity, food, and community! SFAI 140 is an event unlike any other: 1 night, 20 inspiring […]

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Summer Immigration Residency Open Studios

Join our accomplished artists in residence for an open studio that will include a series of performances, poetry readings, and interactive installations. Coming from all over the world, these extraordinary artists respond to the theme of Immigration and Emigration in diverse ways: from poetic, to practical, to political. For the past 8 months, SFAI has […]

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Design + Immigration Residency Open Studios

  Join us for our Design + Immigration Residency Open Studios. Our Design & Immigration residents will host interactive exhibits, performances, and exhibit their work investigating creative responses to our current theme of Immigration / Emigration. See new & collaborative work, and our current exhibition by Luis Garay, Popol Vuh & Quetzalcoatl, on this compelling […]

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The Intersection of Mythology & Immigration: Khristaan Villela Ph.D & Nicaraguan Artist Luis Garay @ SFAI

Thursday, May 12, 7-9PM Join us as Khristaan Villela, Ph.D, and Nicaraguan artist Luis Garay discuss Garay’s contemporary works on Popol Vuh & Quetzalcoatl in relationship to the Latin American immigration experience. Scholar and Professor of Art History Dr. Villela has focused his studies on the art of Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica and Pre-Colombian studies. His dissertation, Montezuma’s […]

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Luis Garay, Creation Myths of Mesoamerica: Popol Vuh and Quetzalcoatl

Exhibition Opening May 6, 5-7PM /  Exhibition on View May 6-27 Nicaraguan artist Luis Garay is the author and illustrator of eight books exploring Central American history and myth, and their intersection with contemporary Latin American identity politics. Garay’s works on Quetzalcoatl and Popol Vuh will be on view, in addition to illustrations from his children’s book on […]

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