Category Archives: Art

Friday Photo 10/3

Windstone Arch, Valley of Fire, Nevada. Photo by Sarah Dolliver, Focus on Nature Photography.

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Ron Scott Pictures the Desert Then and Now

By Marilyn Noble Ron Scott, the people’s choice award winner in our spring photo contest, used to race through life. He finished forty marathons, including the Pikes Peak run twice; ran ten fifty-mile races; and even did the Leadville 100, … Continue reading

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Native Roads Day 7: Farmington to Gallup, the New Chapter

By Jim Turner The seventh day of my Native Roads editing trip was all new ground. John Heider, Rio Nuevo/Treasure Chest sales rep for that area, was the one who recommended that we update Fran Kosik’s terrific book. He also … Continue reading

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The Winner! Spring Photo Contest Week Three: People

It was a tight competition this week — so tight, in fact, that we picked a winner and a runner-up. Jag Fergus once again takes the top prize with her portrait of a cowboy, one of the quintessential images of … Continue reading

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Santa Fe Reporter article on Margaret Moore Booker

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 … Continue reading

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Margaret Booker Honored by Historical Society of New Mexico

Rio Nuevo author Margaret Booker has been named the winner of the Ralph Emerson Twitchell Award for her book, Southwest Art Defined: An Illustrated Guide. The award, presented annually by the Historical Society of New Mexico, is offered for an … Continue reading

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Kerrick James launches KJ Photo Safaris

For anyone interested in photography and travel, our friend Kerrick James has recently launched KJ Photo Safaris. We encourage you to check it out!

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Friday Photo 3/21

For our Friday photo, we’d like to give you a preview of William Lesch’s exhibition, “Under the Violet Sky,” at Etherton Gallery. The Tucson gallery will host an opening reception on Saturday, March 22 from 7–10pm. The exhibition will run … Continue reading

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Friday Photo 3/7

Thunder Mountain in Sedona at sunset on a cold, snowy January day. Photo by Mike Koopsen, Trails Traveled Photography. www.shutterfly.com/pro/koopsenphotography/landscapes Mike notes that if you want good photos you have to get out early as Sedona snow usually starts to melt … Continue reading

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Travels in Cuba, The Last Day

This is the last installment in our friend Walter Parks’ travel journal to Cuba, and we hope you’ve enjoyed sharing the trip with us. We invited Walter and Betty Parks to join us on Tom Miller’s Literary Tour of Havana … Continue reading

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