AUGUST AT THE O KEEFFE
3 Monday, August 3, 9 AM Breakfast With O’Keeffe 1929, Annus Mirabilis: A Year of Art Wonders in New Mexico
Join us for breakfast, and a talk and presentation by Dr. Lois Rudnick about the year 1929, a banner year for modernist visual culture in New Mexico = Museum Education Annex, 123 Grant Avenue = $15, includes Museum admission. Members, Free.
7 Friday, August 7, 5–7 PM First Friday: Art, Music, Cocktails
Music by Todd & the Fox and cash bar by Skylight in the courtyard, sketching in the galleries = Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, 217 Johnson Street = Free with Museum admission, no reservation required.
9 Sunday, August 9, 3–5 PM Youth Art Exhibition Opening Art and Leadership Program
Witness the talents of extraordinary Santa Fe students ages 11–14 , and enjoy music and refreshments at our annual celebration of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum’s summer youth programs = Museum Education Annex, 123 Grant Avenue = Free.
12 Wednesday, August 12, 6 PM Conversation The Fruits of Empire
This conversation reveals the entanglement of fruit and its representation in the global exchange of food, land, and culture. Public lecture by Shana Klein, Ph.D. Candidate in Art History, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque = Museum Education Annex, 123 Grant Avenue = $5; Members, Free.
13 Thursday, August 13, 1–3 PM Family Program Back-to-School Fun Fest
Family Programs are interactive programs designed for families with children ages 4–12. Join us in the courtyard and galleries for fun-filled art projects and activities! = Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, 217 Johnson Street = Free for families.
18 Tuesday, August 18, 6–8 PM Workshop Using Lines, Shapes, and Color
Spend an evening in the galleries and create your own landscapes inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe’s artwork in the current exhibition. Led by Amy Paloranta, MA Art Therapy, art educator, and artist = Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, 217 Johnson Street = $20; Members, $10.
20 Thursday, August 20, 2:30–4:30 PM Workshop Georgia O’Keeffe Paint Moment
Join us in a step-by-step, guided painting class inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe, and create a mini-masterpiece. Santa Fe Art Classes, 621 Old Santa Fe Trail, Suite #16 = $55, includes a ticket to visit the Museum = Register online at santafeartclasses.com.
21 Friday, August 21, 9:30 AM–5:30 PM Walks in the American West: Writing Inspired by O’Keeffe
Join us on a day trip exploring Abiquiu and Ghost Ranch while taking time to collect your thoughts through writing. Transportation and lunch are included. Led by Lauren Camp, poet and visual artist = Meet at the Museum Education Annex, 123 Grant Avenue = $145; Members, $130 = Reservations required by July 23.