Press Releases

This Year’s News Releases

Click the titles below for PDFs of each news release. If you need the content in another form, or to arrange for press interviews with Paseo artists or directors, contact Janet Webb,


July 24, 2019
Artists Illuminate Acequias During PASEO 2019 in Taos
The Paseo Project has invited six artists to present participatory art about water for September outdoor art event

June 24, 2019
Uber-Creative, Experiential, Free Outdoor Art Festival The PASEO Makes Connections this Fall
La Pocha Nostra, led by the transgressive Chicano performance artist Guillermo Gomez Peña, is this year’s Featured Artists in Residence


December 12, 2018
Call for Artists to Participate in Taos N.M. Nighttime Festival
The Paseo Project is seeking multimedia installation, performance and projection art proposals for September 2019 weekend outdoor art event

November 5, 2018
The PASEO 2018 by the Numbers
Fifth annual outdoor art festival attracted thousands of participants, touched hundreds of Taos students, and brought significant commerce to Taos

Press Photo Portfolio
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June 10, 2018
Space Cloud Lights Night Skies of Taos
Paseo Project to explore space – both outer and inner space – during outdoor art festival slated for September 14 and 15 in Taos Historic District.

March 10, 2018
Collecting Stories and Everyday Artifacts to Paint a Picture of Taos Today
This April, Paseo Project leads a community dialogue about water and collects common objects that define life in Taos in 2018.

November 22, 2017
The Paseo Project Hosts Pop-ups in Support of Strong at Heart
Paseo invites the Taos community to step up and speak out on December 2 and 3.

September 8, 2017
In Taos, Monsters Become Art
Taos youth make art out of fear then light up the town with their creations

July 12, 2017
The Paseo Project Hosts a Monumental Art Party in Taos
Fire and monsters – mythical and imagined – are central to a free art party on Taos Plaza on September 23, 2017

October 31, 2016
The Paseo 2016 Numbers Show Taos Art Scene is Thriving
Outdoor Art Festival’s Praise and Participation Peaks for the Third Year

September 17, 2016
Six Ways to Experience The PASEO 2016 in Taos
Taos festival brings off-the-wall artworks to the streets September 23 to 25 – and new ways to experience art and artists.

September 11, 2016
The PASEO 2016 Presents Robert Mirabal Under a Dome of Stars
Taos Pueblo musician is set to perform during September outdoor art festival in Taos

August 18, 2016
PASEO Pop-up Demos the High-tech Craft of Quilting Light
Penasco native, Leah Buechley and the students of Anansi Charter School use paper electronics to tell Taos stories. Pop-up on August 26, 2016

August 8, 2016
The PASEO Brings New Art to Taos Schools
Outdoor art festival pairs artists with youth to transform the streets of Taos this September with workshops by STEMartsLab@ThePASEO

July 8, 2016
25 Artists Set to Transform Taos at The PASEO
Outdoor art festival brings participatory, temporary, free art to the streets of Taos in September

June 2, 2016
PASEO Pop-up: New Media N.M. Video Night in Taos
Currents New Media Festival and the Harwood Museum co-host an evening of experimental art videos — plus an outdoor projection installation

May 30, 2016
The PASEO Brings International Installation Artists to Taos
The first artists selected for The PASEO 2016 are diverse geographically and in discipline. Trans-disciplinary Diné artist. Contemporary dance performer. Environmental new media artist. All three are teachers and will include Taos youth in the creation of their installations.

April 21, 2016
The Legacy of Land Art in New Mexico
TROUBLEMAKERS, The Story of Land Art, is being screened as a fundraiser for Taos Fall Arts Festival, The Taos Environmental Film Festival, and The PASEO, three of Taos’s premiere art events happening simultaneously in September