Local Writer Is a Finalist for the SouthWest 2021 writers’ contest. Meg Scherch Peterson, Taos News contributor and former Tempo editor, is a finalist for her poem, “Covid Stream,” and an essay, “El Estado del Alma.” Both works are anthologized in “Ramblings & Reflections,” which is available on Amazon and other outlets.
Dia De Los Muertos The Farm House Cafe will show art work from Debra Villalobos on Monday (Nov. 1) from 5 - 7 p.m. Dia de los Muertos will be the focus of the work shown. An altar for Bill Whaley will also be installed. The public is invited to leave sentiments for Whaley through November.
IAIA Artist Demonstration Adrian Wall (Jemez Pueblo) will walk the public through aspects of his glass and stone sculpture-making practice Saturday (Oct. 30) from 1 to 2:30 p.m at the Millicent Rogers Museum. The event is in collaboration with the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA). Due to limited capacity, RSVP by Thursday (Oct. 28) at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call 575-758-2462.
Call For Entries
Questa Crafts & Collectibles Market seeks artisans to sell their works Saturdays at the Questa Visitor Center, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Contact Lynn, 575-586-2149.
Charles Collins Gallery on Taos Plaza wants a couple more artists to show. To apply, call Charles at 704-254-5753.
MRM Museum Store seeks quality consignments. Call 575-758-4316 or email email@example.com.
Crooked Man Studio Sale is currently happening with 25 to 50 percent off all paintings, with free shipping. For more information visit crookedmanstudio.com.
Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950. Couse-Sharp Historic Site presents a substantial exhibition of graphic media focusing on Northern New Mexico. The exhibition will be on view in the 1830s Luna Family Chapel by appointment and on some Saturdays through Nov. 6. For more information and a virtual look at the exhibition, visit GlimpsesofthePast.org. To make tour appointments, visit couse-sharp.org/tour.
Dean Porter Gallery in the Lunder Research Center at the Couse-Sharp Historic Site, is now open Tuesday-Saturday noon-4 p.m. Located at 146 Kit Carson Road. For more information call 575-751-0369.
REVOLT Gallery Thursday Throwdown at 5-9 p.m. Music, food, and more! Revolt Gallery, 222 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos.
Pop Chalee: Yippee Ki Yay exhibit is now open. Experience Taos Pueblo artist Pop Chalee (1906-1993) work, continuing thru March 2022 at Millicent Rogers Museum, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at 1504 Millicent Rogers Road.
Men with Candy. The "most unserious fine art in town!" across the courtyard from the Blumenschein Museum, 222 Ledoux Street, Taos. By appointment, call 775-388-2793.
Taos Watercolor Society new exhibit at the Taos Country Club continues through December 2021, at Taos Country Club, CR 110. Contact, Diana Smith, 575-224-0062.
Millicent Rogers Museum & Store now fully open daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1504 Millicent Rogers Road. General admission $10; free for children (10 and under), members and veterans; and free admission Sundays for Taos County residents. Call 575-758-2462.
Taos Art Museum at Fechin House.Current exhibit: "Through the Eyes of Fechin." Open Tuesdays thru Sundays, noon-4 p.m., 227 Paseo del Pueblo Norte. Call 575-758-2690 or see taosartmuseum.org.
Taos Historic Museums (The Blumenschein Home and Museum and Hacienda de los Martinez ) open daily, Monday- Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sundays noon - 5 p.m. For info, call 575-758-0505, see taoshistoricmuseums.org.
- Compiled by Sol Traverso