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CENTER FOR URBAN PEDAGOGY @ SFAI: AUGUST 15, 7PM

Join us at SFAI for a lecture by Christine Gaspar, Executive Director of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), and Ingrid Haftel, Community Education Program Manager at CUP. Christine and Ingrid will talk about the mission, pedagogy, and work of CUP, which was a winner of the 2016 National Design Awards. CUP uses the power […]

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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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ACCESS DENIED: CREATIVE RESPONSES TO BORDERS

SCREENING, INTERACTIVE ART, & PERFORMANCES  /  APRIL 20, 7-9PM @ SFAI In response to the United States government denying visas to several of our selected Salvadoran artists, SFAI is investigating what it means for Central Americans to have access to the U.S., or not. Join us for an interactive evening with a captivating lineup of […]

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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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Creative Placemaking Panel Discussion: Enterprise Community Partners & Santa Fe Art Institute

Join SFAI and Enterprise Community Partners for a Creative Placemaking Panel Discussion. What is creative placemaking anyway? Join us for a panel conversation to explore this emergent trend and how revitalization efforts can effectively celebrate local character and place-based strategies through grassroots organizing, arts and culture. Panelists include: Katie Swenson, Vice President of Design Initiatives, […]

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Equity in Action: Community Engagement Workshop Series

Santa Fe Art Institute is offering an Equity in Action Spring Workshop series for local arts organizations, co-facilitated by Allegra Love of Santa Fe Dreamers Project and Israel Haros Lopez of SFPS Adelante and Youthworks Equity in Action is a four-part workshop series for Santa Fe arts organizations to engage in authentic reflection and dialogue […]

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