Tubac Presidio’s Shaw D. Kinsley Lecture Series

The Shaw D. Kinsley Lecture Series presents “Spain: Moors and Christians, Olives and Wine, Tracing the Cultural and Agricultural Roots of the American Southwest” on Thursday, February 14, 2019, 2:00 pm, at the Tubac Presidio. In the Southwest, the...

26th Annual Art of Devotion at Peyton Wright Gallery

If you are in the area, check out the “26th Annual Art of Devotion” exhibit at the Peyton Wright Gallery in Santa Fe. This exhibition features pieces of 17th-19th century Viceregal paintings, sculpture, furniture, silver work, and other objects from former...

SBTHP’s “Presidio Pastimes by Candlelight”

On Thursday, February 7, 2019, enjoy a rare opportunity to visit the Presidio de Santa Barbara by candlelight and travel back in time to over two centuries ago. Presidio officers will be present to talk about colonial California, experience a cooking demonstration in...

Arizona State Museum’s Master Classes

Arizona State Museum’s Master Classes presents “Finding the Whole in our Past: Episodes in Modern World History” with Dr. Michael M. Brescia, Curator of Ethnohistory and Affiliated Professor of History and Law. These classes will be held at the...

New Publication by SMRC Board Member

Congratulations to SMRC board member Dr. Nicole Mathwich as lead author in her recent article in the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology titled “Bureaucratic reforms on the frontier: Zooarchaeological and historical perspectives on the 1767 Jesuit Expulsion...

“Materiality: Making Spanish America”

The 18th Annual Mayer Center Symposium “Materiality: Making Spanish America” will be held on November 1-2, 2018 at the Denver Art Museum (Sharp Auditorium – Hamilton Building). During the early modern period in Spanish America, artists and...