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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 as we know it today.
Wander through the Couse home and see how these pioneer painters lived. Stand at Couse’s easel, see the model’s stage and props. Nothing is under glass. 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 studio and the building of a new archive.
Learn more about the artists on the Couse Portfolio and Sharp Portfolio pages.

Upcoming Events

Couse-Sharp Historic Site Open House with exhibit

Couse-Sharp Historic Site Open House with exhibit "Visionaries in Clay: Pueblo Pottery Past and Present" June 4, 2016

Saturday, June 4, 2016, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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Couse-Sharp Historic Site  Self-Guided Walking Tour July 14, 2016

Couse-Sharp Historic Site Self-Guided Walking Tour July 14, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 10:00 a.m.
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