Category Archives: Art

Travels in Cuba, Day Six

We invited Walter and Betty Parks to join us on Tom Miller’s Literary Tour of Havana in early January. Miller published Trading with the Enemy in 1992. It is the best single piece of writing we have seen on Cuba … Continue reading

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Travels in Cuba, Day Five

We invited Walter and Betty Parks to join us on Tom Miller’s Literary Tour of Havana in early January. Miller published Trading with the Enemy in 1992. It is the best single piece of writing we have seen on Cuba … Continue reading

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Travels in Cuba, Day Two

We invited Walter and Betty Parks to join us on Tom Miller’s Literary Tour of Havana in early January. Miller published Trading with the Enemy in 1992. It is the best single piece of writing we have seen on Cuba … Continue reading

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Retracing Native Roads Day 6: Navajo Swap Meet, Narbona Pass, and Beautiful Downtown Farmington

By Jim Turner Cold! Tuesday morning, January 22nd, 2013 was cold in Window Rock, in the low 20s.  I had plotted and planned this trip for months, and knew that this day could be the toughest. I was headed up … Continue reading

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Friday Photo 10/18

Swastika (whirling logs) motif on Navajo and Hopi sterling silver, early 20th century. This ancient design, made infamous by the Nazi Party, was used by many cultures around the world and associated with various meanings such as perfection, happiness, pleasure, … Continue reading

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Retracing Native Roads: Tuba City, Hopi Mesas, Keams Canyon, and Beyond . . .

by Jim Turner My first blog left off in Page, AZ, at the end of the first day of my ten-day trip updating Fran Kosik’s excellent guide book, Native Roads: The Complete Motoring Guide to the Navajo and Hopi Nations. … Continue reading

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Southwest Art Defined is book award finalist

We congratulate Margaret Moore Booker! Her book, Southwest Art Defined, has been chosen as a finalist in the New Mexico Book Coop’s 2013 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards! Winners will be announced on November 15. See the full list of finalists. … Continue reading

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Arizona Events This Week

There are plenty of wonderful events going on this week in the our fair state. The Celebration of Art is in full swing at the Grand Canyon. Visit with plein air artists as they paint on the rim and in … Continue reading

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Southwest Art Defined Reviewed!

Southwest Art Defined: An Illustrated Guide by Margaret Moore Booker was featured in the “Book Briefs” section of the June 2013 issue of New Mexico Magazine. Here is what they had to say: Southwest Art Defined is essentially an image-rich … Continue reading

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Margaret Moore Booker Book Signings

Come and meet Margaret Moore Booker, author of Southwest Art Defined: An Illustrated Guide, at her book signings in New Mexico! August 4th (time to be determined) Las Golondrinas 334 Los Pinos Road Santa Fe, NM 87507 www.golondrinas.org   August 9th … Continue reading

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