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Upcoming Events at the Museum of New Mexico

7/23/16, Saturday
5:30pm — 7:30pm
New Mexico Treasures
A Palace Guard event

Our annual thank-you event to members of the Palace Guard moves to the home of History Museum Director Andrew Wulf for cocktails and catered appetizers. Museum curators share their favorite stories and artifacts, while you learn what goes on behind-the-scenes of our museum. Join us as we toast your support and membership. Free for Palace Guard members. Not a Palace Guard member? To join, click here or call (505) 982-6366, ext. 100. For reservations, call Alex Hesbrook: (505) 982-6366, ext. 119.

New Mexico History Museum

7/24/16, Sunday
2:00pm — 3:00pm
Do˝a Teresa Confronts the Spanish Inquisition
A lecture and book signing for

Join scholar and ethnohistorian Frances Levine for a special lecture in honor of her new book, Doña Teresa Confronts the Spanish Inquisition: A Seventeenth-Century New Mexican Drama (University of Oklahoma Press). Levine speaks at 2 pm on Sunday, July 24, in the History Museum auditorium. Her talk is free with admission; NM residents are free on Sundays.

New Mexico History Museum

7/26/16, Tuesday
10:00am — 2:00pm
Arts Alive!
FREE art making for all ages

Flamenco dance and percission workshops July 26 and 29

Museum of International Folk Art

7/26/16, Tuesday
6:00pm — 9:00pm
Sephardic Legacy, by the Desert Chorale
A Fractured Faiths event

The Desert Chorale will present “Sephardic Legacy,” an original program of music, in conjunction with the exhibit Fractured Faiths: Spanish Judaism, The Inquisition, and New World Identities. Vanessa Paloma, Santa Fe native and Sephardic music expert, will be the guest vocalist. Fattah Abbou joins the program performing the oud and percussion instruments. Performances will take place at the New Mexico History Museum on Tuesday, July 26, at 8 pm; Sunday, July 31, at 3:30 pm; and Tuesday, August 2, at 8 pm. The program will be led by Joshua Habermann. Free, pre-concert lectures will be given by Steven Ovistky, executive director of the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival and a frequent lecturer on Sephardic music. Tickets for the performances are $65 and $45 each. For tickets, go to www.desertchorale.org.

New Mexico History Museum

7/27/16, Wednesday
1:00pm — 3:00pm
Enjoy live Flamenco guitar music in the exhibition
Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

Flamenco guitar every Wednesday afternoon from 1 to 3pm through October 5, 2016

Museum of International Folk Art

7/28/16, Thursday
10:00am — 4:00pm
Weaving Demonstration
with DinÚ Fiber Artist Steiner Cody

Diné fiber artist Steiner Cody demonstrates his talent at MIAC! From Pine Hill, New Mexico, his work is unique and innovative in traditional weaving concepts, materials, and techniques. Cody will demonstrate as part of his internship requirements with the National Museum of the American Indian and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture Artist Leadership Program.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

7/31/16, Sunday
1:00pm — 5:00pm
Sephardic Legacy, by the Desert Chorale
A Fractured Faiths event

The Desert Chorale will present “Sephardic Legacy,” an original program of music, in conjunction with the exhibit Fractured Faiths: Spanish Judaism, The Inquisition, and New World Identities. Vanessa Paloma, Santa Fe native and Sephardic music expert, will be the guest vocalist. Fattah Abbou joins the program performing the oud and percussion instruments. Performances will take place at the New Mexico History Museum on Tuesday, July 26, at 8 pm; Sunday, July 31, at 3:30 pm; and Tuesday, August 2, at 8 pm. The program will be led by Joshua Habermann. Free, pre-concert lectures will be given by Steven Ovistky, executive director of the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival and a frequent lecturer on Sephardic music. Tickets for the performances are $65 and $45 each. For tickets, go to www.desertchorale.org.

New Mexico History Museum

MORE INFO:

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
www.indianartsandculture.org

Museum of International Folk Art
www.internationalfolkart.org

New Mexico Museum of Art
www.nmartmuseum.org

New Mexico Historic Sites
www.nmhistoricsites.org/

Office of Archaeological Studies
www.nmarchaeology.org

New Mexico History Museum
www.nmhistorymuseum.org

El Palacio Magazine
elpalacio.org