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Friday Arts & Craft Night at the Art Space

March 17, 2012 by


Every, or any Friday night, bring your projects to the Taos Art Space: Artists and crafters usually have tons of unused art supplies and lots of ideas that are sitting there getting dusty. We have space and we are creating a  social art scene for people who just want to get together, share ideas and […]

Birds Gone Wild

March 16, 2012 by


 BIRDS GONE WILD Saturday, March 24, 9:30-4:30 $100 for  1 day workshop, with a 20% discount for NM residents Not quite sure what to do with the mounds of junk….oops…I mean, treasures that have been accumulating in your studio?  Have you been afraid to use that vintage tin, saving it for the “perfect” project? Well […]

Spirit Lands by Catherine Carter

March 4, 2012 by


TAO member, Catherine Carter, created a short video which has been submitted to the Getty Video MishMash award. Spirit Lands explores how we can look to ancient attitudes towards the land for solutions to today’s environmental problems. “The Native Americans of prior centuries had a better understanding of the land than do modern Americans. They […]

Fabric Bead Project

March 3, 2012 by


Mary Ellen Matthews is hosting the”Fabric Bead Project” on Wednesday March 7 at 5 PM. Each person should bring their brown bag dinner and we will take a break to eat. The class will take place at the new Taos Art Center at 1021 Salazar EE. A small donation to the art center will be appreciated. […]

TAO members show at the Stables Gallery

November 13, 2011 by


This Holiday Show features great gifts and beautiful work from 20 artists, including a sale of handmade and donated ornaments from TAO artists. The show runs from Saturday November 12th to the 13th, with a reception from 3-5 on Saturday. Charlotte Miller is relatively new to the area and the organization. She arrives with grace […]

2012 NM Calendar Girls CALENDARS

October 13, 2011 by


COME ONE COME ALL!!!! 2012 NM CALENDAR GIRLS CALENDARS WILL BE AVAILABLE 10/28!!!! 11×17 full color calendars featuring 12 of Tera Muskrat’s NM Calendar girls. Poems and text are also included alongside the paintings. The calendar’s will make excellent, unique Christmas presents! The price of the calendar is $20+5$ shipping and handling. Gift wrapping and […]

Lyn Avery at Metta: The One Family Collection

September 30, 2011 by


When an artist reflects cultures from around the world, there is often a certain distant exoticism that is relied upon.  Rare is it to come across an artist who is able to pull out the essence of people and present a genuine portrait of an individual in a way which encourages us to connect with […]

Rhode Island School of Design New Mexico Alumni Show

July 31, 2011 by


TAO member Lee Lee will have work included in the Rhode Island School of Design New Mexico Alumni Show at Scripps gallery in Santa Fe Rhode Island School of Design New Mexico Alumni Show Scripps Gallery 821 Canyon Road, Santa Fe NM August 19 – September 17th Opening Reception: August 19th, 5 – 8pm Proceeds […]

Complex Clarity reception July 16th

July 13, 2011 by


Jack Nichols 1953- American Painter & Poet COMPLEX CLARITY 7 • 11 • 2011 thru 9 • 11 • 2011 Saturday July 16th • Artist Reception 5:00 • 7:00 PM Trading Post Café (simply the best) 4179 New Mexico 68 Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557 Jack Nichols’ art reverberates with the energy of the modern […]

“Artists on Art” series probes why artists create

July 11, 2011 by


Even before written history, human beings manifested an undeniable urge to make marks on all kinds of surfaces. Witness the cave art from Lascaux, Altamira and that more recently captured by Werner Herzog in his fascinating documentary, “Cave of Forgotten Dreams.” The more than 30,000-year-old drawings in Chauvet Cave, Ardeche, France, not only predate written […]