¡Viva la Historia!
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (MDT)
Santa Fe, New Mexico
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
“Spanish Market: The Early Years”
A panel including Bill Field, John Jiménez, Monica Sosaya Halford, Marie Romero Cash, and Ray Herrera, who will share their memories as some of the first artists and organizers of Spanish Market after it was revived in 1965.
“Artful Professions: Religious Women and Monastic Visual Culture in Bourbon Mexico”
Presented by James Córdova, PhD, Assistant Professor of Art History at UC Boulder and an acclaimed Spanish Market artist. The subject of his recent publication from the U T Press, James’s lecture will look at the fascinating genre of Mexican colonial paintings known as Monjas Coronadas (Crowned Nuns), and the significance these portraits played in colonial society. A book signing will follow the lecture.