Couse-Sharp Historic Site is open for limited tours. Please visit couse-sharp.org/tour for more information about availability and restrictions. We are thrilled to welcome visitors again!
Visit our latest seasonal exhibition, Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950, in the Luna Chapel through Nov. 6. See open hours and appointment access here. If you can't make it in person, view it virtually at GlimpsesofthePast.org
See the virtual version of our Stitched in Sovereignty: Contemporary Beadwork from Indigenous North America exhibition at the StitchedInSovereignty.org website.
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Two visionary painters, whose art captured the Southwest.
Explore the studios of E. I. Couse and J. H. Sharp, founding members of the Taos Society of Artists. These two painters helped create the cultural fabric of Taos and the West as we know it today.
Visit the Couse home and see how these pioneer painters lived. Stand at Couse’s easel, see the model’s stage and props. All remains as it was 100 years ago. Witness this unbroken chain of history as it is preserved into the future, with the restoration of Sharp’s 1915 studio and the building of a new archive and research center. Explore the artists' work on the Couse Portfolio and Sharp Portfolio pages.