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Experience Salome at the Santa Fe Opera

The Story of New Mexico program at UNMCE invites you to experience Salome at the Santa Fe Opera. The operas of Richard Strauss have held a special place at The Santa Fe Opera since its opening season, none more so than Salome, his 1905 adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s study of extreme decadence. Salome established Strauss’...

Gustave Baumann’s Marionettes

Gustave Baumann’s Marionettes

Gustave Baumann’s Marionettes German-born printmaker, Gustave Baumann is best known for his color woodcut prints of scenes of landscapes in Brown County, Indiana, as well as his adopted New Mexico. Less well known is the extraordinary body of wooden marionettes he began carving in 1931. Not only did he craft the sixty-five marionettes, but wrote...