Some 150,000 visitors descended upon downtown Santa Fe (and SFR's
parking lot) from around the nation and the globe, effectively doubling
the city's population over the weekend. Here are some of this year's most eye-catching pieces...
“I had a late breakfast so I won’t be eating,” known County Fair enthusiast and former SFR editor Julia Goldberg told me over the phone. The yearly event, she said, is the highlight of her summer and a quintessentially Santa Fe experience.
A mantra is scribbled on the walls of Ilan Shamir’s Upper Canyon Road
studio. “The things that make us happy make us wise,” it reads in bright
yellow chalk, vividly contrasting with the dark, eggplant-hued wall.