Since the beginning of its days as a legendary trade center, and especially since the days of the New Deal Art programs, Santa Fe has been a city filled with a dynamic and beautiful array of art produced by the regions many artists. In this vibrant city, you’ll find an eclectic mix of Native American art, international folk art and contemporary art of all shapes and sizes. In 2012, Santa Fe was named the #4 city for museums and galleries by Travel And Leisure. Even more impressive, Santa Fe has been named the #7 best city in the world for art and architecture. With these accolades standing behind the city, we find no shortage of reasons to visit our beautiful city. Come explore the more than 250 galleries and the dozen or so museums for yourself, and you’ll soon find out why the Santa Fe art scene has become so popular with visitors the world over. If you’re looking for a fresh and exciting reason to visit Santa Fe this winter, then we have the perfect event for you. Stay with us at our luxurious Santa Fe Bed and Breakfast, and you’ll have the once in a lifetime opportunity to see some of the worlds finest prints and drawings in the Renaissance to Goya exhibit at the New Mexico Museum of Art.
Renaissance To Goya Comes to the Santa Fe Art Scene
The Renaissance to Goya Exhibit is a traveling exhibit in collaboration between the Santa Fe based New Mexico Museum of Art and London’s British Museum. This amazing exhibit features prints and drawings from Spanish and other European artists spanning a 200 year period dating to the mid-16th through the early-19th centuries. The only American tour destination of this renowned art exhibit, which features some never-before seen pieces, will be Santa Fe. Here, you’ll have the incredible opportunity to see a variety of artists from Spain’s “Golden Age”, such as Diego Velazquez, Vicente Carducho, Bartolome Murillo, and Jose de Ribera. Continue on through this artistic journey, and you’ll discover works by Francisco de Goya and his contemporaries, who forever changed the artistic landscape throughout Europe and the rest of the world. This stunning Santa Fe art exhibit is on display now through March 9th, 2014.
While you’re here, take the time to experience a Santa Fe art tour or Artwalk, or walk along browsing through the galleries of Canyon Road. Come back to our luxuriously appointed Santa Fe Inn, where you can relax and unwind surrounded by local art, a wood fireplace, and cozy seating in our intimate lounge. Book your vacation to Santa Fe Now, and don’t miss the chance to see the stunning Renaissance To Goya art exhibit.