Early Southwestern archaeologist and photographer Charles F. Lummis, 1917. Photograph by Mojonnier Photo. Courtesy the Palace of the Governors Photo Archives (NMHM/DCA), neg. no. 007700.

Hunting Miss Deuel

A gown by Loren Aragon (Acoma), inspired by the Acoma or Laguna pot seen in the foreground, is one of the focal points in the Arts section.

Full Circle

Dana Tai Soon Burgess. Photograph by Sueraya Shaheen, courtesy Dana Tai Soon Burgess. San Miguel Chapel on Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico, ca. 1978. Photograph by Tony O’Brien. Courtesy The Santa Fe New Mexican Collection, Palace of the Governors Photo Archives (NMHM/DCA), neg. no. HP.2014.14.1347.

Molten Identity

Mary Elizabeth Toya (Jemez), nativity set, ca. 1982. Clay and paint. Courtesy School for Advanced Research: SAR.2010-2-34A-K. Photograph by Peter Gabriel.

Clay Community

All Roads Lead to… Chocolat

Fall 2022

Molten Identity

By Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dana Tai Soon Burgess’s new memoir, Chino and the Dance of the Butterfly (UNM Press 2022), is a deft weaving of the [...]

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A Century of Antics Onstage and Off

by Jennifer Levin Art Olivas drove a friend to Santa Fe Community Theater and sat in the audience, watching the hopefuls take their turns. He wasn’t there to audition, but the director asked him to read anyway. This was in 1979, and though Olivas doesn’t remember what the play was, he ended up in it. “I’d never been on a stage. It could’ve been the melodrama—I was in it that year,” says the former photo archivist at New Mexico [...]

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