Historic Canyon Road Paint & Sculpt Out
Saturday, October 21, 2017 – Santa Fe, NM

Sculptors, potters, painters working in every media, designer jewelers, and photographers share their creative processes on Santa Fe’s historic Canyon Road. They will be creating new works of art in sculpture gardens, along the road, and inside of the intimate adobe interiors of the historic art district.Artists will be interacting with visitors and discussing their techniques. Gallery openings and meet the artist receptions are planned for Friday night. More information

A Magical Half-Mile

Nestled into the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Canyon Road is a magical half-mile in the Historic District of Santa Fe. Stroll this picturesque trail to experience fine art, great shopping, and exquisite dining any day of the week or make plans to attend one of our very special annual events.

The Art of Canyon Road
100 Years - 100 Galleries

Explore the history of Santa Fe’s art scene as you stroll historic Canyon Road, a perfect vacation destination just minutes away from the top Santa Fe hotels, inns, and bed and breakfasts.

While gracious adobe architecture gives Canyon Road its old world charm, diversity is its claim to fame. More than a hundred galleries, jewelry stores, clothing boutiques, home furnishings shops, artist studios, and gourmet restaurants line this magical half-mile.

As a collector, whether you prefer art that is contemporary, abstract, modern, expressionistic, figurative, photorealistic, traditional, western or Native American, it’s all here. Galleries showcase paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, and encaustic, fine-art photography, graphics such as lithographs, serigraphs, giclées, woodcuts, engravings, and monotypes, as well as sculpture in stone, bronze, wood, and glass.

Add something special to your life by visiting Canyon Road’s boutiques, which abound with unique fashions and wearable art. Jewelry stores dazzle with contemporary handmade adornments in gold and silver, and traditional and Native silverwork and inlays. Find that perfect enhancement for your home in shops featuring antiques and fine furniture, Native American pottery, rugs, gifts, folk art, and handmade crafts, as well as cutting-edge contemporary furnishings.

An artist colony in it's early history, Santa Fe still attracts painters and sculptors who work in studios along Canyon Road and invite the public to watch them at work.

Plan on spending the day, enjoying casual and fine dining in shady garden patios and at world-class restaurants.There are plenty of benches with views.

Discover the muse that makes life worth living: Canyon Road—a place that has inspired creativity for centuries.

 

Upcoming Events

Canyon Road farolito walk

Canyon Road Farolito Walk
December 24, 2017 | Sunday
Experience the magic of the holidays in Santa Fe

Edible Art Tour

Edible Art Tour
2018 dates to be announced
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Canyon Road Spring Art Festival

Canyon Road Spring Art Festival
May 12, 2018 | Saturday
Artist Demonstrations, Gallery Openings, Music. Friday evening Art Walk

Historic Canyon Road Paint & Sculpt Out
October 20, 2018 | Saturday
Plan ahead to come to Santa Fe for the 2018 Paint and Sculpt Out.