santa fe [nm]: sole mates

if you happen to be cavorting around the wild west why not pop into santa fe's new mexico museum of art for the sole mates exhibition, opening there on sat - may 15. this show celebrates the art of the wild west, viewing cowboy boots as one its most important symbols. on display are a slew of paintings, drawings, postcards, advertisements, sculptures, video imagery, and of course boots...a whole lotta boots. combined these objects explore freedom, loneliness, gender, fashion, allure and contemporary art. location: 708-710 camino lejo [museum hill]. © estate of teal mckibben - montana boots / photo: blair clark