750 Camino Lejo Santa Fe, NM 87505 505-982-2226

 

April 8, 2017 11am & 2pm

Presented by
Executive Director, David Setford and
Guest Curator, Penelope Hunter- Stiebel

11:00AM
INTRODUCTION TO MEXICAN MODERNISM
Presented by: David Setford,Executive Director

This lecture will propose a framework for the Mexican Modernist movement, beginning with the influence of Jose Guadalupe Posada and Gerardo Murillo (Dr. Atl).

2:00PM
GETTING READY FOR FRIDA
Presented by: Penelope Hunter-Stiebel,Guest Curator

Penelope Hunter-Stiebel, Guest Curator for Mirror, Mirror: Photographs of Frida Kahlo, will give a preview of the exhibition, showing more than 50 photographs lent by Throckmorton Fine Art that trace the life of the artist who has become an icon of Mexico and feminism.

For more information on the lectures please call (505)982-2226.

May 6, 2017 - October 29,2017
Museum of Spanish Colonial Art
Penelope Hunter-Stiebel, Guest Curator

The exhibition “Mirror, Mirror… Photographs of Frida Kahlo” traces the artist’s life in more than 50 images by outstanding photographers including Lola and Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Imogen Cunningham, Carl Van Vechten, and Nickolas Muray. Visitors will follow Frida from a self-possessed adolescent to a passionate wife and lover, an independent artist, fashion icon and object of cult-like reverence.

The photography exhibition originated at Throckmorton Fine Art, New York. For the Santa Fe venue the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art has added a selection of large scale photographs by William Frej conveying the ambiance of the Casa Azul, the Kahlo family home and now the Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico City, and a group of works created in homage to Frida by innovative artists from Santa Fe’s Spanish Market.

JANUARY 19TH - MAY 31, 2017

Join us for the drawing on May 31st at Museum Hill Cafe from 5:30 - 7pm. Participants do not need to be present to win. Winners must claim prize within one week of the raffle drawing.

DONATE $100 TO ENTER TO WIN!
1st prize: $5,000 2nd prize: $1,000 3rd prize: $500

Net profits of the raffle support all aspects of the Spanish Colonial Arts Society’s mission - Markets, Education, and Museum. Tickets can be purchased by calling (505) 982- 2226. Only 500 tickets are printed and to participate a ticket must be purchased.

 

 

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