SANTA FE

INDIAN

MARKET

INDIAN

MARKET

SANTA FE

MARKET

SANTA FE

INDIAN

Official Schedule of Events

Wednesday August 18th, 2021

Indian Market 2021 Private Preview & Artist Reception
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

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Thursday August 19th, 2021

Live Auction & Private Reception Co-hosted by Vision Makers Media followed by the Live Auction at 6:00 PM
5:00 PM

 

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Friday August 20th, 2021

Best of Show Ceremony and Luncheon - Sponsored by Bob and JoAnn Balzer
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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NEW in 2021: The Best of Show Silent Auction - Sponsored by Bob and JoAnn Balzer
12:30 pm
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Members Only: Sneak Peek of Award-Winning Art + Silent Auction
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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General Preview of Award-Winning Art + Silent Auction
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

 

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Saturday, August 21st, 2021

99th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market on the Plaza!
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Market Stages & Dance Performances
9:00 am - 4:00 am

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Indian Market Gala Reception, Fashion Show and Auctions
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sunday August 22nd, 2021

99th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market on the Plaza!
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Market Stages & Dance Performances
9:00 am - 4:00 am

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V.I.P. Indigenous Fashion Show Pre-Party
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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Indigenous Fashion Show
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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NEW in 2021: Indigenous Fashion Trunk Show
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

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Wed.

 

Wednesday August 18th, 2021

 

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Indian Market 2021 Private Preview & Artist Reception

This special event celebrates the official opening of Indian Market. Artists and media will meet and connect. SWAIA has hired experienced photographers who will be available to take professional photos at no charge for artists who may need them for their marketing activities. The event will include entertainment and refreshments. Artists are welcome to bring their families and two guests.

Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center.
By invitation only.

Th.

 

Thursday August 19th, 2021

 

5:00 PM

Live Auction & Private Reception Co-hosted by Vision Maker Media followed by the Live Auction at 6:00 PM

Join us for a private reception, followed by a live auction of 9 artworks, including a collaborative jewelry piece by SWAIA artists: Cody Sanderson, Kenneth Johnson, Samuel LaFountain, Tony Abeyta, Darryl Dean Begay, Adrian Standing Elk Pinnecoose, Isaac Dial, Vernon Haskie, Lyndon Tsosie, Arland Ben, Pat Pruitt, Denise Wallace, Davida Lister, Jodi Webster, Emmett Navakuku, Olin Tsingine, Fritz Casuse, Wanesia Misquadace and Sunshine Reeves.

Artwork by:

  • Roxanne Swentzell
  • Frederica Antonio
  • Nocona Burgess
  • Del Curfman
  • Glenda McKay
  • Chris Rowland
Located at the La Terraza Patio at La Fonda on the Plaza

Fri.

 

Friday August 20th, 2021

 

11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Best of Show Ceremony and Luncheon — Sponsored by Bob and JoAnn Balzer

This exclusive, members-only event celebrates the top award-winning artists of the year. The event begins with an awards ceremony, followed by a luncheon for best of show and best of classification winners, their guests and SWAIA ticket holders. These events are also an opportunity to be among the first to see this year’s award-winning artwork.
 

12:30 pm

NEW in 2021: The Best of Show Silent Auction — Sponsored by Bob and JoAnn Balzer

This year SWAIA is adding a new auction opportunity for artists and visitors. Artists may choose to enter work submitted for the Best of Show judging into an online silent auction. Bidding starts at the Fair Market Value as determined by the artist.
 
Bidding will start right after the Best of Show Ceremony and close promptly at 6:30 p.m. Online bidding will be open to collectors from throughout the world

Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center
* Luncheon catered by the Cowgirl BBQ

 

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Members Only: Sneak Peek of Award-Winning Art + Silent Auction

SWAIA Members get a sneak preview of the year’s award-winning art and can bid in a silent auction of the year’s best artwork prior to the market opening.

Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center

 

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

General Preview of Award-Winning Art + Silent Auction

The General Preview offers another opportunity to view the Best of Show and Best of Classification artwork ahead of the weekend market. The “General Preview” is the public’s first chance to see Indian Market 2021 artwork— and takes place immediately after the Sneak Peak event.

Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center

Sat.

 

Saturday, August 21st, 2021

 

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

99th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market on the Plaza!
Located at the Santa Fe Plaza

 
 

9:00 am - 4:00 am

Market Stages & Dance Performances
Located at the Santa Fe Plaza Gazebo

 

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Indian Market Gala Reception, Fashion Show and Auctions

This year’s reimagined Gala reception, fashion show, live & silent auction will be a ticketed cocktail soirée at the Santa Fe Convention Center’s outdoor courtyard. The Fashion Show will feature new collections by Indigenous designers Delina White (Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe) of I Am Anishinaabe; Yolanda Skelton (Gitxsan Nation) and Loren Aragon (Acoma Pueblo) of ACONAV.

 

Live Auction

The LIVE auction will be an exclusive offering of five items by featured artists: Jamie Okuma, Jeremy Frey, Eugene Tapahe, Jason Brown, James Ebelacker, Marietta & Melvin Juanico, Maria Samora

 

Silent Auction

The silent auction bidding will start at 6 p.m. and conclude at 8 p.m. The online silent auction will be available to collectors from throughout the world.

All events located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center

Sun.

 

Sunday August 22nd, 2021

 

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

99th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market on the Plaza!
Located on the Santa Fe Plaza

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Market Stages & Dance Performances
Located at the Santa Fe Plaza Gazebo

 
 

1:30 pm -3:00 pm

V.I.P. Indigenous Fashion Show Pre-Party
Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center

 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Indigenous Fashion Show - Sponsored by IAIA

The Eighth Annual Indigenous Fashion Show will showcase the best in North American Indigenous fashion with collections by Jamie Okuma (Luiseño, Wailaki, Okinawan, and Shoshone-Bannock), Himikalas / Pamela Baker (Musgamakw Dzawada'enuxw/Tlingit/Haida), Orlando Dugi (Diné), and Lauren Good Day (Arikara, Hidatsa, Blackfeet and Plains Cree). The Indigenous Fashion Show is produced by Amber-Dawn Bear Robe (Sikska Nation) for SWAIA. Fashion Show ticketholders will be able to shop at the exclusive Indigenous Fashion Trunk Show immediately after. Get tickets early — this event sells out.

Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center

 
 

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

NEW in 2021: Indigenous Fashion Trunk Show.

The SWAIA Indigenous Fashion Trunk Show is an exclusive shopping event, limited to ticket holders to the Indigenous Fashion Show, and will immediately follow the event. Guests will have the opportunity to buy and order directly from the designers.

*Limited to Indigenous Fashion Show ticketholders.
Located at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center
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