Saturday, Aug. 20



Santa Fe New Mexican


8 a.m.-5 p.m. 100th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market The nation's oldest, largest and most prestigious juried Native art market celebrates its centennial with more than 500 U.S. and Canadian artists working in all media, including jewelry, textiles, baskets, beadwork and quillwork, Pueblo wooden carvings, sculpture and pottery. Attractions include dance performances, live music and Native food vendors. Free. Santa Fe Plaza and downtown 505-983-5220 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free Indian Market This market honors and supports Indian Market elders and other master artists. Many are living treasures, lifetime achievement awardees and top prize winners. The market features nearly 600 artists showing jewelry, pottery, textiles, fetishes, baskets, fashion, beadwork, katsinas, paintings and more. Musical entertainers are Ed Kabotie and Tha ‘Yoties (Hopi), providing traditional Hopi teachings with a reggae beat, and Indigie Femme (Navajo/Maori/Pacific Islander), offering Indigenous music from the American Southwest and New Zealand. A fashion show takes place 3–5 p.m. Free Indian Market is free to the artists and the public. Federal Park Paseo de Peralta and Washington Avenue 505-670-5918 FreeIndianMarketShow/ 8 a.m.-5 p.m. IAIA Student and Recent Graduate Art Market Meet the hottest emerging artists in Santa Fe. The IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts hosts 20 booths for current IAIA students and recent graduates under the museum's portal on Palace Avenue. The event is a fundraiser for the IAIA Museum Club, supporting students in museum studies. Museum of Contemporary Native Arts 108 Cathedral Place 505-428-5899 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Second Annual Wheelwright Artists Market This Case Trading Post special event features established and emerging Native artists, including Janice Black ElkJim, Yazzie Johnson (Navajo) and Gail Bird (Kewa/Laguna Pueblo), Cippy Crazy Horse (Cochiti Pueblo), Waddie Crazy Horse (Cochiti Pueblo), Felicia Fragua (Jemez), Benjamin Harjo Jr. (Absentee Shawnee/Seminole), Kevin Honyouti, Ronald Honyouti, Daniel Jim, Devan Kicknosway (Potawatomi/Mohawk), Raynard Lalo (Hopi), Elizabeth Manygoats, Shanna Patterson (Hopi), Perry Shorty (Navajo), Quaid Shorty (Navajo), Deanna Tenorio (Kewa) and Robert Tenorio. Free. Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian 704 Camino Lejo 505-982-4636 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Plaza Entertainment Santa Fe Plaza 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Pathways Indigenous Arts Festival Poeh Cultural Center and Pojoaque Pueblo host this art market featuring 400plus artists from tribes across the United States. Highlights include indoor and outdoor booths, live music, youth activities, murals, art demonstrations, film screenings, artist panels and the Pueblo Fashion Showcase. Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino 30 Buffalo Thunder Trail 505-455-5054 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Preston Singletary (Tlingit) and Dan Friday (Lummi) give glassblowing demonstrations. Singletary includes cultural and historical images from his Tlingit ancestry in richly detailed, beautifully hued glass. Friday's roots in the Pacific Northwest influence his artistic vision. Blue Rain Gallery 544 S. Guadalupe St. 505-954-9902 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Painting demonstration with fourth-generation artist Helen K. Tindel (Santa Clara Pueblo). Tindel's contemporary images explore the relationship between nature and emotion. Also on Sunday, Aug. 21. Blue Rain Gallery 544 S. Guadalupe St. 505-954-9902 1-2 p.m. Charles S. King & Virgil Ortiz sign copies of Virgil Ortiz: reVOlution. King Galleries 130 Lincoln Ave., Suite D 480-440-3912 6-9 p.m. SWAIA Shiny Drop Gala, Live Auction and Indigenous Fashion Show Indian Market's biggest night out, the gala is a fundraising benefit for SWAIA. The Indigenous Fashion Show features seven designers and a live art auction. From 9 to 10 p.m., join the after party in the courtyard. Come dressed in your best Indian Market style and enjoy this night of art, food, Indigenous fashion and fun. Tickets $250 Santa Fe Community Convention Center 505-983-5220 6-10 p.m. Empower: New Native Fashion This runway show from the SkyEagle Collection features new work by Osage fashion designer Dante Biss-Grayson. Special guests are fashion houses Sage Mountainflower and Roanhorse Designs. A party follows the show. Tickets $20-$100 La Fonda on the Plaza 100 E. San Francisco St. 575-751-4278