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ZATARA CONTEMPORARY

Zatara Contemporary owner and curator, Salina Vaughn is an artist herself and has broken through the new contemporary art scene with an artistic lineup addressing contemporary issues and with a desire to bring love and beauty into the world.

Exhibitions

Artists

Jesse Raine Littlebird

Jesse Raine Littlebird (Laguna/Kewa Pueblo) is an artist, painter, writer and film director with a passion for telling stories that inspire personal and community action to be the change you want to see in the world. Storytelling through the medium…

Suni Sonqo Vizcarra Wood

Suni Sonqo Vizcarra Wood (Quechua Nation, Peru) is an artist born in Taos, NM (1996) and raised in the southern Andes of Peru in the Sacred Valley of the Incas of Cusco, immersed in his rich Indigenous culture. His life has…

Chas Curtis

Chas Curtis studied sculpting at Stanford University when he was getting his master’s degree. He began experimenting with stone because of the gravity and permanence the medium holds. Chas has been sculpting for almost 30 years in Santa Fe and has been in 7 major galleries in Santa Fe, Chicago, and Memphis.
Matt Gatton

Matt Gatton

Matt Gatton is photo-sculptor and scholar based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He was born in Europe, raised in North America, and performed his graduate studies in Asia. Gatton is a pioneer of portrait photo-sculpture as fine-art medium, having worked in the field since the 1980s.
Salina Vaughn

Salina Vaughn

Salina Vaughn is a Hawaii-based painter whose life and surroundings are inseparable from her work as an artist. She works in her home studio in Honolulu as well as Abiquiu, having long-standing ties to New Mexico both personally and now professionally with her recent opening of Zatara Contemporary on Canyon Road.
Crissia Vaughn

Crissia Vaughn

Growing up on the island of Oahu has instilled within me a deep curiosity towards the intricately organized chaos of natural ecosystems. I've observed that modern cultures predominantly view nature as an unlimited resource and as the "other," "wild," entity separate from our mundane, suburban realities.
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Justin Price

Justin Price was born in Los Gatos, California and raised in Denver, Colorado. He received a BFA from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, California and is currently an MFA candidate at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Liz Miller Kovaks

Liz Miller Kovaks

Liz is an interdisciplinary artist born in Los Angeles and currently living in Berlin, where she is an artist in residence at Institut für Alles Mögliche. Encompassing video, performance, photography, and installation, my work examines the relationship between commodity, globalized society, and the human condition.

Journal

How to Buy Art You Love

Reasons To Collect Art For millennia, people have collected art for myriad reasons. Our lives are enriched by beautiful and stimulating works, whether in the home or other spaces. We want to support the creative talents of artists and engage…

Salina Vaughn

Salina Vaughn and the Journey

Salina Vaughn is a Hawaii-based painter whose life and surroundings are inseparable from her work as an artist. She works in her home studio in Honolulu as well as Abiquiu, having long-standing ties to New Mexico both personally and now…