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Have ‘Breakfast with the Curators’ at the Indian Arts Museum

SANTA FE, N.M. — You can get a rare behind-the-scenes peek at Native American art with the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture’s annual “Breakfast with the Curators” series.

It presents breakfasts paired with talks, tours and artist presentations.

The schedule follows:

  • On Friday, Aug. 8, Laguna Pueblo photographer Lee Marmon will share stories of early Southwestern photographers as well as his career as the first Pueblo photographer.
  • On Aug. 14, Maxine McBrinn, MIAC curator of “Turquoise, Water, Sky: The Stone and Its Meaning” lead the session.
  • On Aug. 15, Dallin Maybee (Northern Arapaho/Seneca), interim chief for the Southwestern Association of Indian Arts, the organization that presents the Santa Fe Indian Market, will speak.
  • On Aug. 20, John Torres Nez (Navajo), president of the Indigenous Fine Art Market will speak.

The events will be held from 8:30-10 a.m. with full breakfast at the Museum Hill Cafe in Santa Fe. The cost is $35 for the general public and $30 for museum members. Reservations are required and seating is limited. Purchase tickets in advance at the MIAC gift shop or call 505-982-5057.

The museum is at 710 Camino Lejo, off Old Santa Fe Trail, on Santa Fe’s Museum Hill.


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