Austin Eichelberger of the Santa Fe Reporter wrote a nice article on author Margaret Moore Booker and her award-winning book, Southwest Art Defined. An excerpt from the article follows. Read the full article here.
On May 3 at Las Vegas’ Montezuma Castle, the Santa Fe local receives her second Ralph Emerson Twitchell Award for her book Southwest Art Defined: An Illustrated Guide.
The large, glossy volume is a comprehensive reference guide to Southwestern art and culture and is filled with extensive research and gorgeous color photos. It covers both Native American and Hispano culture and art in the region, and a wide range of traditional materials, methods, and objects. . .
If it’s out there, this book is the only one you’ll need to find it.