- MORE PATRICIA MICHAELS
*Patricia Michaels presents eight looks, each displayed in its own unique environment, in a show opening at 5 p.m. August 15 and running through November 2013 at the Poeh Museum and Cultural Center, 78 Cities of Gold Road, Pojoaque. Michaels said the show offers a new definition of fashion as art and “stands up for the rights of fashion, textiles and women.” For more information, call 505-455-5041 or visit poehmuseum.com.
*During Indian Market weekend Michaels shows her work at the Legends Santa Fe gallery, 125 Lincoln Ave. An opening reception takes place at 7 a.m. August 17. For more information, call 505-983-5639.
*Michaels is also offering two 3-hour workshops from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 14 and Friday August 16 to demonstrate some of her textile techniques. Workshops are limited to 15 participants each and cost $500. For more information or to enroll, call 505-983-5639
Posted: Thursday, August 8, 2013 4:50 pm
Updated: 10:54 am, Wed Jan 15, 2014.
The year was 1945. It was fall in Phoenix, and a young Cherokee man had just returned from serving in World War II for nearly four years. As he walked up to a building on the dusty roads of the small town of Scottsdale, he unknowingly made a decision that would continue to have an impact to this day.
That man’s name was Lloyd Kiva New, and with the encouragement of his friends, he would open a fashion boutique in the mid-1940s and launch his mission to create a high-quality Native American fashion and arts scene.
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Jessica R. Metcalfe/For The New Mexican
Thursday, August 8, 2013 4:50 pm.
Updated: 10:54 am.