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SFAI in the World

AUGUST 2017 | SFAI IN THE WORLD NEWS Incoming Equal Justice Resident Michelle Angela Ortiz has been named a Rauschenberg Foundation Artist as Activist Fellow. From Michelle, “I am so excited and honored to be named a 2017 Artist as Activist Fellow. As part of a two-year grant, my work, along with the other fellows’ […]

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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 | MOBILE ART POD

BY JOSEPH KUNKEL, NATHANIEL CORUM, AND MAYRAH UDVARDI OF THE SUSTAINABLE NATIVE COMMUNITIES COLLABORATIVE This June the Santa Fe Art Institute convened the third annual Design Workshop in collaboration with the Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative—a nonprofit that works with Native communities to realize their built environment goals. This year, Design Workshop brought together students interested […]

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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 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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SFAI Blog : Why it Matters to Publicly Fund Art

  BY SFAI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, JAMIE BLOSSER As SFAI Executive Director, I am excited to launch our inaugural SFAI Blog Post! The SFAI Blog is intended to provide insight into current events and our annual themes, and to highlight the work of our talented artists in residence as well as innovative thinkers and engaged citizens […]

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SFAI140

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. It is a quarterly event in which artists, members of the community and leaders of cultural organizations discuss ideas and projects in lightning-fast presentations: 20 speakers each […]

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