Documentary Photographer Carlan Tapp – “The China Express”

The China Express
A Lecture and Exhibition by Photographer Carlan Tapp

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Image from Carlan Tapp’s “China Express” Tour blog
Captioned: “Many condominiums line the waterfront along the rail”

Lecture & Exhibition Opening
Monday, March 11, 2013
6pm @ SFAI
$10 general | $5 students/seniors

The China Express Exhibition
March 12-April 5, 2013
9am – 5pm @ SFAI
free

Santa Fe, NM –The Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) is pleased to welcome – as part of the SFAI’s 2013 season of public programming, Contested Space – documentary photographer, Carlan Tapp, to give a lecture and show a small exhibition of his most recent work, The China Express.

About Carlan Tapp:
Carlan Tapp is a documentary photographer and lifelong educator, descendant of the Wicocomico Tribe, Taptico family, who studied photography at Art Center College of Continue reading

2013 Season of Programming: Contested Space

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CONTESTED SPACE will explore the complex contemporary landscape–social, political, physical, and cultural–and the arts, ideas and artists that play a major role in shaping public understanding of the powerful dynamics of those spaces.

Historically, land was the great frontier and artists had a major role in shaping public understanding of those spaces. Now the frontiers of the past have become the “contested spaces” of the present. These new frontiers are no longer just physical space, but Continue reading

Bryen et Butor – A Lecture by Blandine Chavanne

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Bryen et Butor
A Presentation and Lecture by
Blandine Chavanne
Director of the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes

Monday, February 4, 2013
6pm @ SFAI
$10 general | $5 students/seniors

Santa Fe, NM – Noted French experimental writer, Michel Butor, having taught in many countries around the world, was teaching at the University of Albuquerque in 1973-4 when he began a long series of communications and collaborations with French poet and Post-war School of Paris painter, Camille Bryen. The two men exchanged letters, drawings, Continue reading

Ricardo Legorreta and Santa Fe – A Weekend Celebration

The Santa Fe Art Institute and Santa Fe University of Art and Design Announce:

A weekend of activities across Santa Fe to honor the influence of Ricardo Legorreta’s creative force on Santa Fe design.

Por favor, únase a nosotros para un fin de semana de eventos para celebrar Ricardo Legorreta.

Santa Fe, NM – The Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) and Santa Fe University of Art and Design (SFUAD), in coordination with Thornburg Investment Management, Zocalo Condominiums, Lloyd & Associates Architects, Spears Architects, Martinez Architecture Studio and the City of Santa Fe will present “Ricardo Legorreta and Santa Fe,” an event honoring the legacy of Continue reading

Composer and Sound Artist Steve Peters

The Santa Fe Art Institute and the Contemporary Music Program at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design are proud to present:

Composer and Sound Artist
Steve Peters

Field recording for “The Very Rich Hours”

Lecture/Reception
“Making a Place to Listen
Monday, October 8
6pm @ Tipton Hall/SFAI
$10 general | $5 students/seniors

Workshop
“Listening, Finding, Giving, Receiving”
Saturday & Sunday, October 13 & 14
10am – 2pm @ Benildus Hall, O’Shaughnessy Performance Space
$100 (generous sliding scale fees available) | SFUAD CMP students FREE!

Sound Installations
“The Very Rich Hours”
October 8 – 26, 9am – 5pm Mon-Fri
Opens at the reception following the lecture @ SFAI Gallery I
FREE!

“Chamber Music 2: Atrium”
October 1 – 31, 8am – 10pm Daily
Benildus Hall Atrium Soundspace
FREE!

Santa Fe, NM – The Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) and the Santa Fe University of Art and Design (SFUAD) Contemporary Music Program are pleased to welcome – as part of the Continue reading

Dancer & Choreographer, Rulan Tangen

Rulan Tangen (photo credit: Joe McNally)

Dancer, Choreographer, Company Founder & Director
Rulan Tangen

Lecture/Reception
“The Dance of Waters
Monday, September 10
6pm @ Tipton Hall/SFAI
$10 general | $5 students/seniors

Workshop
Of Bodies Of Water”
Saturday & Sunday, September 8 & 9
4-7pm @ Driscoll Fitness Center on the SFUAD Campus
Price $20

Santa Fe, NM – The Santa Fe Art Institute is proud to welcome – as part of our 2012 season of public programming, Half-Life – award-winning dancer, choreographer, and Continue reading

Advertising and public space intervention artist – Steve Lambert

Advertising and public space intervention artist
Steve Lambert

Lecture
Monday, July 2
6pm @ Tipton Hall/SFAI
$10 general/$5 students/seniors

SPECIAL EVENT!
“I will talk with anyone about anything”
Wednesday 7/4
8am – 12pm
Santa Fe Plaza

Exhibition
Capitalism Works for Me! Yes/No
Outside Tipton Hall
7/3 – 7/27

The Santa Fe Art Institute is proud to welcome – as part of our 2012 season of public programming, Half-Life – advertising and public-space intervention artist, Steve Lambert, to offer a workshop, exhibition, and lecture.

Steve Lambert
Steve Lambert’s father, a former Franciscan monk, and mother, an ex-Dominican nun, Continue reading