There’s always something exciting happening at the Museum of International Folk Art! Join us for our many programs listed below.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
In the Mark Naylor and Dale Gunn Gallery of Conscience.
Join International folk artists Lulama Sihlabeni and Claudio Jimenez Quipse talk about current issues as part of the exhibition Negotiate, Navigate, Innovate: Strategies Folk Artists Use in Today’s Global Marketplace, on display in the Mark Naylor and Dale Gunn Gallery of Conscience. This program is during the International folk art market; tickets are available on line at International Folk Art Market| Santa Fe, and by phone from Hold My Ticket at 505.886.1251.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
hands-on workshop for the entire family
Guests attending the international folk art market are invited to a Drum and Dance workshop with Frank and Pilar Leto. Frank Leto of PANdemonium and Pilar Leto of the Odara Dance Ensemble will present a hands-on workshop for the whole family on the connection between drum and dance. Dancing and drumming go hand in hand in many cultures. Frank and Pilar will demonstrate and teach the music and dance of Trinidad, Brazil and Cuba. Presented in the Joan & Clifford Vernick Auditorium, inside the Museum of International Folk Art.
Daily Walk-In Docent Tours
Our docents open up the world of folk art and the history of the museum to you. No reservations are required for docent tours, which are available:
10:30 & 11:30AM and 2:00PM. To confirm the day’s tours, please call the museum front desk at 505-476-1204.Learn More