Press e-Kit 2016

IFAM 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe

July 8-10, 2016

13th Annual International Folk Art Market, July 8–10, 2016 — Museum Hill in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Santa Fe, New Mexico — January 22, 2016 — In a village at the edge of a rainforest, a woman’s skilled and nimble fingers blend fabric and straw into graceful baskets. Their size makes them perfect for holding papayas, but they hold so much more…
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Melanne Verveer to serve as Honorary Chair for the 2016 IFAM | Santa Fe 

A tireless advocate for women and girls’ empowerment, Melanne Verveer, the Executive Director of the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, has been named the Honorary Chair for the 2016 International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe.

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International Folk Art Alliance Brings Social Innovation to Santa Fe

July 8, 2016

Social innovation is a field dedicated to solving social problems by attacking root causes through novel approaches, shifting away from a conventional charity approach of managing conditions. As part of the 2016 International Folk Market | Santa Fe, the International Folk Alliance is proud to present, Social Innovation and Cross-Sector Solutions.  

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International Folk Art Alliance Announces Inaugural Award Recipients 

Among the many innovations, improvements, and changes at the 2016 International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe, the establishment of the 1st Annual International Folk Art Alliance Awards is perhaps the most profound, as it recognizes life-long contributions and commitments to the creation and support of folk art.   

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IFAM| Santa Fe: Tickets and Schedule

July 8-10, 2016

The International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe is the largest and most celebrated folk art festival in the world.  Santa Fe, New Mexico: The July 8–10 event will be the most highly represented event in its thirteen-year history with more than 180 artists from more than 60 countries.
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Community Celebration and Artist Procession

July 7, 2016

The Thirteenth Annual International Folk Art Market |Santa Fe returns to the Santa Fe Plaza for a free Community Celebration and Artist Procession on Thursday, July 7.  Santa Fe, New Mexico: The event is co-presented with the Santa Fe Bandstand and ¡Globalquerque!

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Calendar Release

13th Annual International Folk Art Market, July 8–10, 2016 — Museum Hill in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Santa Fe, New Mexico — January 22, 2016 —This July, the International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe—already the largest of its kind in the world—will celebrate its biggest and most diverse Market yet, with almost 40 percent new master artists and cooperatives….
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Featured Artists

International Folk Artists Preserve Cultures and Create Opportunities. The largest event of its kind in the world, International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe, brings almost 200 artists from over 60 countries come together to offer handmade masterworks. Here are seven of the extraordinary stories behind the extraordinary art…
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Mentor to Market

The International Folk Art Alliance Expands Its Mentor to Market Training Programs for Master Artists. The innovative business development programs, now in their eleventh year, match business leaders with master folk artists to help meet the challenges of the new global marketplace…
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Expert Spokespeople

Expert Spokespeople for the 2016 International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe: KEITH RECKER, Board of Directors, International Folk Art Market. Keith Recker serves on the Board of Directors of the International Folk Art Market. Recker is the founder and Editor of Hand/Eye magazine, an online endeavor discussing the intersections between art, craft, design, philanthropy, and enlightened consumption…
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Press Photos

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Press Contact

 For all media inquiries please contact Clare Hertel at clare@clarehertelcommunications.com or 505-474-6783.