Join us for a global gathering under the stars to kick off the International Folk Art Market. Enjoy shopping, dancing to international music, and refreshments.
This July, the International Folk Art Market Santa Fe-already the largest of its kind in the world-will celebrateits 16th year. Over one hundred fifty master artists from every corner of the globe will bring their work to this vast and colorful international bazaar. Some will arriveas celebrated cultural artists, while others will have never before left their villages, let alone crossed an ocean.
Artists from 50 countries will bring jewlery, beadwork, basketry, carvings, ceramics, glasswork, metalwork, paintings, mixed media, sculpture, textiles, musical instruments, and more. Some are honored tradition-bearers, while others are young creators reinterpreting ancient forms. Their art ranges from highly affordable to museum-quality masterworks.