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Opening: Armond Lara | Flying Blue Buffalo Installation
August 17, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm| Free
Armond Lara collaborates with form & concept on this monumental art installation that tells the centuries-long story of enslaved Native American children. The Santa Fe artist sends 77 hand-painted, cast resin Flying Blue Buffalo sculptures soaring through the gallery’s atrium. Inspired by his own family history, Lara dreamed up the winged buffalo as a new symbol of Native survival and resilience. Each sculpture in the suspended flock is labeled with the name of an abducted child. The installation debuts at a special reception on Friday, August 17, 5-7 pm, on the weekend of Santa Fe Indian Market.
- August 17, 2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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- Exhibition Opening, Special Reception
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