Before the founding of
Tamarind Institute in 1960,
the art of lithography
was almost lost...
Located on the 2nd Floor.
Admission is always free
and open to the public
Monday—Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Dedicated to training the
next generation of fine
Help us to preserve and promote
the art of lithography worldwide.
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Born in Chimayo, New Mexico; lives in Chimayo.
Rosie Leitner and her mother, Ellena Chavez de Leitner, were invited to Tamarind in 1998 to participate in the project Shared Traditions. During this project New Mexican santeros, along with a son or daughter, were invited to each create a lithograph at Tamarind. <Read more about the project and see the lithographs included in this suite>