A Gathering of Voices: Folk Art from the Judith Espinar and Tom Dillenberg Collection

Wednesday Jun 26, 2019

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706 Camino Lejo
Santa Fe, NM 87505
US

Phone: (505) 476-1200
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Leslie Fagre

Phone: 505-476-1217
Website: Click to Visit

Comprised primarily of ceramic traditions from Mexico, Spain, France, Hungary and Morocco, the collection includes rich holdings of N.M. santos, retablos and metalwork, furniture and textiles from around the world. Runs through 8/25/19.

Free admission, live music, hands-on art projects are added attractions planned around the opening of A Gathering of Voices: Folk Art from the Judith Espinar and Tom Dillenberg Collection. The exhibition celebrates the promised gift to the Museum of International Folk Art of the collection of Judith Espinar and Tom Dillenberg. The museum opens the exhibition Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018. It runs through Aug. 25, 2019.

The opening reception will be held Sunday, December 16 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Museum of International Folk Art. The day’s festivities include live jazz music by the Cyrus Campbell Group. Ceramic artists Mary Olson and Lucy will help patrons make festive clay candle holders.

The reception will be hosted by the Women’s Board of the Museum of New Mexico. Free admission for everyone sponsored by the Museum of New Mexico Foundation, Fund for Museum Education. www.museumfoundation.org/join

Comprised primarily of ceramic traditions from Mexico, Spain, France, Hungary, Morocco and numerous other countries, the collection also includes rich holdings of New Mexico santos, Latin American retablos and metalwork, and furniture and textiles from around the world. The exhibition brings together the various voices of international cultures and living traditions, through the vision of one collector.