A listing of the seasonal Art Tours around Taos & Northern New Mexico.

*For changes, additions or deletions to this page - please contact us at info@taosartscouncil.org


Dixon Studio Tour 
*Always the first full weekend in November

The Dixon Studio Tour is one of the oldest continuously run studio tours in the state. Dixon, nestled in the Embudo Valley in Northern New Mexico where the Rio Embudo flows into the Rio Grande, has been long known for its rich Native American and Hispanic heritage, productive farm lands and pastoral beauty. During the last 30+ years many artists moved to the valley to pursue their artistic talent and a simpler way of life. Read More...

Website - http://www.dixonarts.org/index.html
Email - info@dixonarts.org
Phone - **
Physical Location - **
Organization Type - **


El Rito Studio Tour 
*Always around first weekend of October

Proudly sponsored by the El Rito Art Association, the El Rito Studio Tour features over forty artists and a Mercado during the first weekend in October (September 30th and October 1st in 2017). Located between Ojo Caliente and Abiquiu on the scenic Highway 554, the village of El Rito offers 20 stops of traditional and contemporary art, including weaving, welding, tin and iron work, retablos, sculpture, pottery, paintings, drawings, printmaking, photography, collage, jewelry, handmade books and note cards, furniture and carvings, and musical instruments. Local food and live music complete this fall festival.

ERAA sponsors various educational programs, including events, functions, classes, and workshops that contribute directly to the awareness, understanding, enjoyment, and/or the creation of the visual arts in, and around, the community of El Rito, New Mexico.. Read More...

Website - www.elritostudiotour.org
Email - janbachmanstudio@gmail.com
Phone - 303-817-0799
Mailing Address - P.O. Box 335, El Rito, NM
Physical Location - El Rito
Organization Type - **


High Road Artisans Studio Tour 
*Always the last two full weekends in September

The High Road to Taos Scenic Byway is a lovely, winding road through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains between Santa Fe and Taos. It offers magnificent vistas of snow-capped peaks, alpine meadows, and charming traditional Spanish and Pueblo villages. This lovely scenery has inspired many artists and artisans who live along the High Road. We welcome you to come, explore, and help sustain the rural economy of this charming, centuries-old region. Always the last two full weekends of September, the 2018 High Road Art Tour takes place September 22, 23 and 29,  30. Read More...

Website - https://www.highroadnewmexico.com
Email - Info@HighRoadNewMexico.com
Phone - 1.888.866.3643
Mailing Address - PO Box 330, Chamisal, NM 87521
Organization Type - 501(c)3 Arts Organization


Questa Studio Arts Tour -
"Where Artistic Traditions Meet" 
*August 18 - 19, 2018

The Questa Studio Tour is renamed the Questa Studio Arts Tour for 2018. The tour will start at the south end of Questa and meander throughout our beautiful area. Come join us on August 18 - 19 to view contemporary and traditional arts and crafts. Questa Studio Arts Tour is a project of the Questa Creative Council.

Artists and Craftsmen will open their studios and invite the public to see and purchase their creations. Both contemporary and traditional arts and crafts will be available. Communities will include Lama, Questa, Cerro, El Rito/Latir.  Read More...

Website - https://www.questaartstour.com
Email / Contact - https://www.questaartstour.com/contact
Email / Contact - questastudiotour@gmail.com
Phone - 505-974-5314
Primary Contact - Peggy Trigg
Mailing Address - Po Box 586, Questa, NM 87556
Organization Type - **


Rio Costilla Studio Tour 
*September 8 & 9, 2018 (20th Annual)

The Rio Costilla Studio Tour is an annual event now sponsored by the Rio Costilla Council for Arts and Culture. The Rio Costilla Council is a New Mexico Non-Profit Corporation which has received a “Determination Letter” from the Internal Revenue Service recognizing exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Rio Costilla Council is registered as a Charitable Organization with the Office of the New Mexico Attorney General and the Colorado Secretary of State.

Now in it's 20th year, the Rio Costilla Studio Tour is usually the second week of September each year.

Website - http://riocostillaart.com
Email / Contact - ​riocostillaart@gmail.com
Primary Contact - Scott Messick
Phone - (719) 433-3885
Mailing Address - P.O. Box 84 Costilla, NM 87524
Organization Type - 501(c)(3)


Taos Artists Organization 2018 Open Studio Tour 
*September 1, 2 & 3, 2018

The Taos Artist Organization is here in the community to create a forum for visual artists and the greater community to inspire one another. A powerful art community organization is created when we all focus on moving the energy together and include private sponsorships, professional assistance and many volunteer services.If TAO fits into your vision, please join us. Our intention is that this organization will attract local, national and worldwide attention and reveal the Taos area as the strong “artists’ colony” that our world-wide visitors expect to find here. Read More...

Labor Day Studio Tour - Every Labor Day weekend since 2008, TAO artists, representing a broad swath of the visual arts, have opened their studios to the public. Studios are open 10-5 on the Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Labor Day Weekend.

Website - http://www.taosartistorg.org/2018-studio-tour.html
Email / Contact - ​taosartistorganization@gmail.com
Primary Contact - Scott Messick
Phone - **
Mailing Address - PO Box 1294, Taos, NM 87571
Organization Type - Non-profit