Friday Aug 16, 2013
Santa Fe, NM 87505-7511
Phone: (505) 476-1250
Website: Click to Visit
Visit with cutting edge artist Virgil Ortiz, who has exhibited abroad, throughout the US and is featured in the museum’s current exhibition What’s New in New: Recent Acquisitions.
Still residing in his birthplace, Cochiti Pueblo, Ortiz is best known for his innovative and inspiring clay works.His preeminent place among contemporary Native American artists and designers was cemented in 2003 when he collaborated with fashion designer Dona Karan. In this talk, Ortiz will survey his considerable body of work looking at his eVOlution as an artist.