171113.12 Truth&Reconciliation

Truth & Reconciliation Residency: 2018-2019 Theme

  TRUTH & RECONCILIATION THEMATIC RESIDENCY | 2018-2019 From September 2018 through August 2019, SFAI will bring together 70 artists, creative practitioners, content experts, and innovative thinkers from all over the world to explore how uncovering and acknowledging the truth can be used as a means of reconciliation. Now through February 15, 2018, individuals, collaboratives, […]

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Pre SFAI140 Reception Supporting SFAI

Please join us on November 17 for a Pre-SFAI140 reception celebrating our Equal Justice Artists! We’ve made a critical decision to sponsor all of our residents free of charge, and we need your help to do so. We will gather at 6PM for wine and hors d’oeuvres and an open studio tour before our celebrated SFAI140 begins […]

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SFAI BLOG: AN ARTIST TALKS BACK TO POWER

SFAI BLOG: AN ARTIST TALKS BACK TO POWER BY GUILLERMO GÓMEZ PEÑA RADICAL PERFORMANCE ARTIST, REVERSE ANTHROPOLOGIST, & SFAI EQUAL JUSTICE RESIDENT       Ex-timado Señor Trump,   I want to thank you for so many things tonight.   First and foremost, I thank you for expanding my political vocabulary to include illustrative words such […]

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Vague Communication | Exhibition by Robin Ossentjuk

VAGUE COMMUNICATION, NEW WORK BY ROBIN OSSENTJUK | RECEPTION NOVEMBER 3 | 5-7PM | SANTA FE ART INSTITUTE   VAGUE COMMUNICATION Each work in Vague Communication is a direct result of a specific emotion. The making of these paintings is a translation of my emotion and their creation as a cathartic act. Every painting mixes […]

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Story Maps Fellowship Program

  STORY MAPS: A FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM IN COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT OVERVIEW Story Maps is a paid fellowship program, funded in part by The Ford Foundation, that mentors young, local, creative leaders of color in community engagement. Story Maps Fellows will engage government and non-arts organizations in projects aimed at creating long term social equity in Santa […]

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Equal Justice Residents

SANTA FE ART INSTITUTE MISSION We cultivate creative leadership and invest in community, culture, and place to re-imagine a more equitable world. VISION & VALUES We are artists, innovative thinkers, and engaged citizens working at the intersection of the arts and social justice. We believe in artists as leaders and catalysts to effect positive social […]

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Workshop: Equity in Exhibition Design

  Workshop: Creating Equity through Exhibition Design with Veronica Jackson of the Jackson Design Group 1-4PM | October 21 | At Santa Fe Art Institute Join us for a presentation & work session exploring techniques in creating equity through exhibition design. The first portion of the workshop outlines the process of developing an exhibition by examining the life […]

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Workshop: Community Building with the Theater of the Oppressed

  Re-Writing the Declaration: An introduction to Community Building with the Theater of the Oppressed A Workshop with Quenna Lené Barrett from the University of Chicago | Saturday November 11th, 1:00pm-4:00pm This workshop entails writing, discussion, and embodied activities using methods for community building and positive transformation based on the Theater of the Oppressed (T.O.). Participants […]

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Creating Diversity & Inclusion in Monuments: A Dialogue with Robert Garcia

Creating Diversity & Inclusion in Monuments: A Dialogue with Robert Garcia, Founding Director of The City Project 7-830PM | OCTOBER 12 | AT SFAI How do monuments reflect society and our collective narratives? Robert Garcia, civil rights attorney and Founding Director of The City Project, will address how civil rights and community based strategies can promote […]

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