Oct 22, 2020 - Oct 25, 2020
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Educational Benefit Auction
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
Featuring Unique Native American Art
Opens October 23, 2020 at 10 AM | Closes October 25, 2020 at 5PM
An eclectic virtual sale of both old and contemporary Native American art from private collections, including pottery, jewelry, textiles, paintings, baskets, and sculptures. Whether you are a new or seasoned collector, you’re sure to find your own new treasure!
In addition to the Collectors’ Sale, cultural learning experiences will be offered as Auction items. These experiences provide an opportunity to visit a pueblo and be hosted by a community member to learn about the community and history.
All proceeds from the unique sale and auction will directly benefit the development of online education for our community and schools, and upcoming exhibitions.
Join us for Ghost Storytelling on Halloween Eve!
Joe Hayes and Satori Murata tell spooky stories from Japan and the US on Saturday October 30th at 8 pm MDT in honor of our exhibit Yokai: Ghosts and Demons of Japan. Fun for the whole family, recommended ages 10 and older
Join us on live streaming on Zoom -- Go to https://zoom.us/j/94764345956?pwd=UkNBQkhqekNqRnE4TjNiWkttMUtzdz09
In celebration of the new on-line exhibition: Yokai: Ghosts and Demons of Japan https://yokai.moifa.org
Learn about Japanese monsters and join local artist Joel Nakamura in a monster drawing activity.
For all ages, on Saturday October 31st at 3 pm MDT
Join us live streaming on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/92930226710?pwd=L2xIdnE4emFMRDhrVnVnRVRpWUk3Zz09
In celebration of the new on-line exhibition - Yokai: Ghosts and Demons of Japan: https://yokai.moifa.org
Nov 1, 2020
Facebook Live Concert: Día de los Muertos Celebration
Museum of International Folk Art
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Día de los Muertos Online Celebration - Música Buena: Celebrating Music in New Mexico
Join us on our Facebook Page for this all-ages premiere https://www.facebook.com/InternationalFolkArt/
Carol Vigil and Leila Flores-Dueñas, are Las Flores del Valle of Albuquerque, a New Mexico women’s dueto whose smooth harmonies are reminiscent of the many hermanas duos that became famous in the 1960s and helped to form lasting harmony structures of today’s US/Mexico Borderlands music.
Joined by multi-talented musician and cultural anthropologist, David F. Garcia, Las Flores del Valle aim to preserve and share the nuances of the many musical genres that are representative of their family histories.
Join us on Sunday, November 8th at 10 am for our free virtual Family Mornings at Folk Art Museum featuring Grab-and-Go Art Kits and a Zoom program. The November theme is "Weaving Worlds". The Zoom program will include Story Time and ‘Show-and-Tell’ Time for the children to share their Art.
Grab-and-Go Kits will be available for pick up Friday prior to the day of the Zoom meeting. Please register in advance to receive the art kit, which will include instructions and supplies for the project. Supplies are limited, and kits are only available as they last.
Register for the Grab-n-Go Kits, or the Family Morning Zoom meeting, or both here: https://forms.gle/u256EGCCpPiSyAJr7
Nov 9, 2020 - Nov 22, 2020
Friends of Folk Art World of Treasures Online Auction
Museum of International Folk Art
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
What’s a museum to do when its much-anticipated annual fundraising event, the Friends of Folk Art Flea, is canceled due to ongoing coronavirus pandemic? You dream up another way to offer folk art collectors premium quality handmade art for their homes, and creative personal experiences. That’s what the Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA) is doing to raise funds for its education and exhibition programs while students are unable to visit the museum in person.
Registration for the World of Treasure online auction begins at 9 a.m. MST on November 9, and is free and open to the public. Photos of items and experiences will be posted for preview at http://bidpal.net/worldoftreasures at 5 p.m. MST on November 16. Auction bidding begins at 9 a.m. MST on Thursday, November 19, until 5 p.m. MST on Sunday, November 22. Winning bidders will be notified at auction close on November 22.
Now in its 38th year, Santa Fe’s beloved Christmas at the Palace brings communities together for an evening of hot cider, cookies, live music, a chance to operate an antique printing press, old fashioned activities, and a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Claus -- all in the legendary magic of the Palace of the Governors and Courtyard. A free, family event. *Enter through the Palace of the Governors at: 105 W. Palace Ave.
(Donations of non-perishable food welcomed.)
The History Museum will close at 3 p.m. to prepare for this free public event.
Celebrated around the world, Las Posadas recreates Mary and Joseph’s search for a place of shelter in the days leading up to the birth of Jesus. This historic Hispanic version is presented by volunteers from a number of northern New Mexico communities. The candle-lit procession will begin in the Santa Fe Plaza and conclude on the Portal of the Palace of the Governors. The public is invited to stay for carols, cookies, and hot cider after the pageant.
The History Museum will close at 3pm to prepare for this free public event.
Join us for a fascinating afternoon viewing some of Mr. Taylor’s collection of nacimientos from all over the world. This impressive collection is a joy to see and has become a local holiday tradition.
Time and virtual link TBA.
Join us on Sunday, December 13th at 10am for our free virtual Family Mornings at Folk Art Museum featuring Grab-and-Go Art Kits and a Zoom program. The December theme is "Keeping Cozy". The Zoom program will include Story Time and ‘Show-and-Tell’ Time for the children to share their Art.
Grab-and-Go Kits are available for pick up prior to the Zoom meeting. Please register in advance to receive the art kit, which includes instructions and supplies for the project. Supplies are limited.
Register for the Grab-n-Go Kits, or the Family Morning Zoom meeting, or both here: check back for registration form. By registering, you are consenting to your child being on camera and audio throughout the duration of the program.
A celebration that attracts tens of thousands of visitors, and artists from around the world, IFAM is one of Santa Fe’s largest events and a major economic driver for the Santa Fe region. The event is also a huge revenue source for worldwide artists. Since its inception, the market has generated more than $34 million in revenue, with the majority going back home with artists from around the globe.