Celebrate Art, Music and Activism
Celebration and Concert in the Railyard
Celebration and Concert
A collaboration between artists from Santa Fe and Lima, Peru, in the Santa Fe Railyard.
Join the Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe’s Alas de Agua, the Three Sisters Collectives and Lima’s urban art collective, Amapolay, for a night of art-making, music and celebration of community activism. Held in conjunction with the exhibition Community Through Making: From Peru to New Mexico on view at the Museum of International Folk Art.
6 to 8 p.m.
- Live screen printing with the artists. Bring a t-shirt to print.
- Make a seed ball for planting with Three Sisters Collective.
- Family friendly card-making activity.
- Pop-up artists’ market.
Food vendors, including local Peruvian spots Cuchara del Inca and Sabor Peruano.
7 to 10 p.m.
- Free Concert with Tesuque Revolt and headliner Nova Lima.
Made possible by the Museum of New Mexico Foundation, AMP Concerts and the Levitt Foundation. Community through Making is made possible by the International Folk Art Foundation, Museum of New Mexico Foundation, and the McCune Charitable Trust.
Comunidad a través de la Creación De Perú a Nuevo México January 6, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Community through Making brings together local and Peruvian artists to explore how art shapes healthy and vibrant communities. The installation is a conversation across borders, highlighting three collaborative projects that paired local artists and artists from Peru for 10-day residencies in conjunction with the exhibition Crafting Memory: The Art of Community in Peru. This exhibition in the Gallery of Conscience experiments with community curation, filling the gallery with video, stories and artworks as created and told by museum program participants over the course of the spring and summer of 2018.