“Animal imagery is the enduring subject of my art, and it is often intertwined with social and political commentary, eroticism and humor,” says Santa Fe ceramic artist Joe Bova, who shows his recent pieces during a solo exhibition opening at 5 p.m. on September 14 at Stevens & Howell Fine Art (7 Avenida Vista Grande, Suite B-7). A professor emeritus, Bova is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics.
The Santa Fe Symphony begins its 35th season at 4 p.m. on September 16 in the Lensic Performing Arts Center with a concert starring Sirena Huang, winner of the Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition, and Elmar Oliveira, the first violinist to win the Avery Fisher Prize. On the program are works by J.S. Bach, Samuel Barber and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Emily Van Cleve