October 19, 2018 Taos, New Mexico

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SOMOS: Palestinian American poet, Naomi Shihab Nye SOLD OUT!
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm

SOMOS: Palestinian American poet, Naomi Shihab Nye SOLD OUT!

Palestinian American poet, Naomi Shihab Nye is the author and/or editor of more than 30 volumes. Her books of poetry include 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East, A Maze Me: Poems for Girls, Red Suitcase, Words under the Words, Fuel, and You & Yours. She is also the author of Mint Snowball (paragraphs); Never in a Hurry and I’ll Ask You Three Times, Are You Okay?, Tales of Driving and Being Driven (essays); Habibi and Go...read more

Aldo Leopold presents: Laura Pritchett
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 7:00 to 9:00 pm

Aldo Leopold presents: Laura Pritchett

Arthur Bell Auditorium

Laura Pritchett is the author /editor of nine books. She began her writing journey with the short story collection Hell’s Bottom, Colorado, which won the PEN USA Award for Fiction and the Milkweed National Fiction Prize. This was followed by the novels Sky Bridge, Stars Go Blue, Red Lightning, and The Blue Hour, which garnered other awards.
This program is free to the public, doors open at 6:30 pm.

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Yoga at the Harwood Museum of Art
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 8:30 - 10am

Yoga at the Harwood Museum of Art

The Harwood Museum of Art presents a weekly meditative Jivamukti Yoga program with Jayne Schell on Thursdays from 8:30am - 10am. Open to all levels, yoga mats provided. $8 for Alliance Members at the Individual level and above (These Alliance Members may also purchase a Class Card of 8 classes for $40) or $10 General Admission. For information education@harwoodmuseum.org  

Halloween at the Harwood
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Halloween at the Harwood

Fern Hogue Mitchell Education Center in the Casey and Nelle Mitchell Art Education Classroom

ALL ages are invited to attend a FREE ART program inspired by Halloween and Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos). Come in costume and find the many skeletons in the Harwood Museum's collection. Bring the whole family to enjoy this day filled with art making and other fun activities. Make a skeleton puppet or a shrine from a cigar box! This event is free! Cigar boxes are available for suggested donation of $5.00 to help fund our Art in the Scho...read more

Yoga at the Harwood Museum of Art
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 8:30 - 10am

Yoga at the Harwood Museum of Art

The Harwood Museum of Art presents a weekly meditative Jivamukti Yoga program with Jayne Schell on Thursdays from 8:30am - 10am. Open to all levels, yoga mats provided. $8 for Alliance Members at the Individual level and above (These Alliance Members may also purchase a Class Card of 8 classes for $40) or $10 General Admission. For information education@harwoodmuseum.org  

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MEET THE ARTIST: MEL SCULLY, “LOVE, DEATH & GUNS”
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 4-6pm

MEET THE ARTIST: MEL SCULLY, “LOVE, DEATH & GUNS”

Studio 238 - Harwood Museum of Art

Meet the Artist: November 2, 4 – 6pm: Exhibition Dates, Friday, November 2 - Sunday, November 25, 2018

The Harwood Museum of art is pleased to announce the Studio 238 featured artist for November, Mel Scully, with her new body of work, “Love, Death, & Guns.” Through the delicate use of lace, oil paints and powerful imagery, she addresses Americas love story with guns & the vulnerability and heartbreaking fragi...read more

RECEPTION: WURLITZER ALUMNI, "WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION"
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 3-5 pm

RECEPTION: WURLITZER ALUMNI, "WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION"

Opening: Saturday, November 3rd, Reception: 3-5pm: Exhibition Dates, Saturday, November 3, 2018 - May 5th, 2019.

Established in 1954, The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico is the oldest artist residency program west of the Mississippi. For over sixty years, the program has brought hundreds of visual artists, writers and composers to Taos. Many have left an imprint on Taos. The Harwood honors The Helene Wurlitzer Foundatio...read more

RECEPTION: PETER CHINNI, "INSIDE/OUT"
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 3-5 pm

RECEPTION: PETER CHINNI, "INSIDE/OUT"

Opening: Saturday, November 3rd, Reception: 3-5 pm: Exhibition Dates Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Sunday, January 13, 2019

"The son of Italian immigrants,Peter Chinni was born in 1928. His artistic journey began at the Art Students Leagure, followed by studies in Rome at the Accademia di Belle Arti and with Cubist sculptor Roberto Melli. After military service in postwar Germany Chinni set up studio in Manhattan, where his focus ...read more

RECEPTION: POP CHALEE, "BLUE FLOWER ROOTED"
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 3-5 pm

RECEPTION: POP CHALEE, "BLUE FLOWER ROOTED"

 Known for her dream-like and idyllic imagery Pop Chalee’s (Blue Flower) work quickly caught the attention of the art world and she became one of the most successful and sought after artists of her time. The Harwood Museum of Art is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition, Blue Flower Rooted. With the recent acquisition of archival materials from Jack Hopkins and family, the Harwood celebrates and shares her legacy with the Taos...read more

The Rewilding Institute presents two films:Born to Rewild & The Right to be Wild
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 7:00 pm

The Rewilding Institute presents two films:Born to Rewild & The Right to be Wild

"Born to Rewild", chronicles John Davis’s trek of 5,000 miles in eight months from Mexico to Canada to bring awareness of the importance of connected wildlife corridors in the western wildway.
"The Right to be Wild", a tale of hope, determination and science about the most endangered subspecies of gray wolf in the world, the Mexican Gray Wolf, also called the Lobo.
Rewilding’s Executive Director an...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Shadow & Light
Saturday, November 10 - Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Shadow & Light

Arthur Bell Auditorium

TCMG’s program of music informed by the natural world includes Tina Davidson’s Blue Curve of the Earth and Einojuhani Rautavaara’s Notturno & Danza, both for violin and piano; Katherine Hoover’s Summer Night for flute, horn and piano; Melissa Hui’s Trace for flute and piano; Johannes Brahms’s Horn Trio; and Bohuslav Martinu’s Promenades for flute, violin and piano.
Elizabeth Baker, violin, J...read more

2018 Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival: George Cables Trio
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:00 pm

2018 Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival: George Cables Trio

Arthur Bell Auditorium

George Cables collaborated with Frank Morgan on many memorable tunes, notably the beautiful ballad, "Lullabye". He appeared in the first Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival in 2015.
Tickets are $25.00 general and $20 for museum members.

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2018 Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival Grace Kelly Quartet– A Tribute to Frank Morgan
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm

2018 Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival Grace Kelly Quartet– A Tribute to Frank Morgan

Arthur Bell Auditorium

 In this afternoon concert, Grace will honor Jazz legend– Frank Morgan– her mentor, friend, and profound inspiration.
Tickets are $25 general and $20 for museum members.

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MEET THE ARTIST: ROBBIE STEINBACH, "THE CITY AND THE SHADOW"
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 4-6pm

MEET THE ARTIST: ROBBIE STEINBACH, "THE CITY AND THE SHADOW"

Studio 238 - Harwood Museum of Art

 Meet the Artist: December 7, 4 – 6pm: Exhibition Dates, Friday, December 7 - Sunday, December 30, 2018

The Harwood Museum of art is pleased to announce the Studio 238 featured artist for December, Robbie Steinbach, with her new body of work, “The City and the Shadows.” In reaction to a recent artist residency in Venice, Italy, Steinbach shares with the Taos community a series of monoprints that offer a meditatio...read more

SOMOS: Caroline Fraser
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm

SOMOS: Caroline Fraser

Arthur Bell Auditorium

Caroline Fraser, author of Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder, will read at the Harwood Museum Auditorium.
This is the first comprehensive historical biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the beloved author of the Little House on the Prairie books.
One of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of the Year and the Pulitzer Prize winner for Biography.

Tickets are $10/general; $8/Harwood Alliance...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders

Arthur Bell Auditorium

 Russian virtuoso pianist Gleb Ivanov will be featured in this holiday-time program that traverses borders, from Armenian composer Arno Babadjanian’s Piano Trio in F# minor and Czech Antonin Dvorak’s Piano Quartet in D major No. 1, Op.23 to American composer Eldin Burton’s Spanish flavored Sonatina for flute and piano. Please note that there are three performances due to popular demand!
Gleb Ivanov, piano, Elizabe...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders
Saturday, December 15 - Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:30 pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders

Arthur Bell Auditorium

Russian virtuoso pianist Gleb Ivanov will be featured in this holiday-time program that traverses borders, from Armenian composer Arno Babadjanian’s Piano Trio in F# minor and Czech Antonin Dvorak’s Piano Quartet in D Major No. 1, Op.23 to American composer Eldin Burton’s Spanish flavored Sonatina for flute and piano. Please note that there are three performances due to popular demand!
Gleb Ivanov, piano, Elizabeth Bak...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Good Company with Chatter
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 10:30am and 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Good Company with Chatter

Arthur Bell Auditorium

TCMG brings a Chatter-style program that includes music, poetry and two minutes of silence. In keeping with Chatter’s morning programs in Albuquerque and at SITE Santa Fe, there will be a morning performance at the Harwood Museum in addition to the 5:30 p.m. show. (No Sunday concert.) 
David Felberg, violin/viola, Megan Holland, violin, Kim Fredenburgh, viola, James Holland, cello, Nancy Laupheimer, flute, Olivia Romo, poet.<...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Blank Canvas
Saturday, March 2 - Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Blank Canvas

Arthur Bell Auditorium

As Resident Chamber Music Group of the Harwood Museum, TCMG presents music inspired by art. Jennifer Higdon’s American Canvas for flute, cello and piano has three movements titled O’Keefe, Pollock and Wyeth. Bruce Wolosoff’s The Loom for piano trio is based on Eric Fischl’s watercolors, and Glen Roven’s work for violin and piano is called Three Paintings by Agnes Martin. 

Tickets - Admission is $25/ad...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Celebrating Chilton
Saturday, April 6 - Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Celebrating Chilton

Arthur Bell Auditorium

TCMG celebrates the contributions of Chilton Anderson, founder of the Taos School of Music, who would have turned 90 this March. TSM Artistic Director and pianist Robert McDonald returns to play with TCMG for this tribute in Shostakovich’s Cello Sonata, Eugene Bozza’s Soirs dans les Montaignes for flute and piano, a Trio Sonata for flute, violin, cello and piano by Carl Stamitz (from Chilton’s personal collection), and Beetho...read more

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Play It Forward
Saturday, May 11 - Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 5:30pm

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Play It Forward

Arthur Bell Auditorium

TCMG’s annual program highlighting younger musicians and newer music features 24-year-old violist Allie Norris in works by her favorite living composer, Kenji Bunch. She joins TCMG stalwarts for Robert Schumann’s immortal Piano Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 47 and Eric Ewazen’s 2006 Bridgehampton Suite for flute and strings, inspired by Mozart. Also on the program will be Mozart’s Piano Trio in G Major, K. 564.
Elizab...read more

Bash at The Blake
Saturday, June 22, 2019

Bash at The Blake

Save the Date! The Harwood's third annual fundraiser at The Blake in Taos Ski Valley is sure to be a great event in 2019. Surrounded by The Blake's private collection of Taos art, guests will dine, dance, and bid on art objects, wine lots, experiences and more during silent and live auctions. Tickets will be available in spring 2019. Be sure to put June 22 on your calendar.