Objects of Art Santa Fe
August 11 - 14, 2022
El Museo Cultural De Santa Fe, 555 Camino de la Familia, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Objects of Art & American Indian/Tribal Santa Fe 2022 is a one-of-a-kind art prism of peoples, times, and places, with a special focus this year on spectacular contemporary and Indigenous art. Fazakas Gallery is pleased to present two art installations, including one from Jason Baerg, hot off his enormous success at Art Toronto, and a featured gallery presentation of works by Rande Cook.
Akoota ooshchi ka tapihk / Viewpoint
Jason Baerg is a Cree-Métis curator, educator, and visual artist. He pushes new boundaries in digital interventions in drawing, painting and new media installation. Fazakas Gallery will display Baerg's laser cut painting (ladder) installation series, alongside a new series of print works. Baerg uses unique ways in emergent 2D, 3D, interactive, immersive and fabrication technologies to envision Indigenous futurities through expansive visual forms and immersive optical experience.
Solo Exhibition by Rande Cook
Rande Cook is a multimedia artist born in culture-rich Alert Bay. With the strong teachings from his grandparents about culture and the sacred ceremonies of Potlatch, Cook became an accomplished singer and dancer and learned the values of life and culture that prepared him to be a strong leader. He carries two chieftainships: the Hamatam/Seagull, and the Gigalgam, both from the ancient ancestor Kwanusila/Thunderbird.
Opening Celebration & Benefit For SWAIA/Indian Market
Thursday, August 11th, 6 PM - 9 PM
Show Dates and Times
Friday, August 12, 11 AM - 5 PM
Saturday, August 13, 11 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, August 14, 11 AM - 5 PM
The virtual show will be available online from August 11-31 and will feature special exhibitions and interactive lectures.