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Davis Mather Folk Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Great Gallery Full of New Mexican Folk Art

We have been collecting New Mexican Zfolk art for 30 plus years and are always interested in what... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
A favorite for over 10 years

From the art to the the owner, this gallery exceeds expectations every time. Davis is awesome to... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Greta O
Denver, Colorado
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Sep 17, 2018
“A Great Gallery Full of New Mexican Folk Art”
Aug 14, 2018
“A favorite for over 10 years”
Folk and Unusual arts from Mexico and New Mexico. Owned for 40 years in the same family!
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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141 Lincoln Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2005
+1 505-983-1660
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

We have been collecting New Mexican Zfolk art for 30 plus years and are always interested in what is available, Davis Mather Folk Art now called Good Folk and is a wonderful gallery. There is something for everyone there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gail213
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

From the art to the the owner, this gallery exceeds expectations every time. Davis is awesome to talk to, he loves what he does, knows everything about the artists he represents and treats everyone with kindness and respect (not always the case when it comes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Greta O
Reviewed November 27, 2017

this is a great folk art gallery to visit. it is very near the plaza and very small but fun! Great carved wood pieces and nice people! Has been in business for over thirty years in Santa Fe!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank emiliam
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Go no farther than Davis and Christine Mather. Their considerable expertise is built from collecting, working with folk artists and, in many respects participating in the development of this delightful artistic tradition from Oaxaca to Santa Fe. I had the distinct pleasure of joining them...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed January 28, 2017

My first visit was an accident. I had lost the tail from a small purple Mexican wooden armadillo that I had purchased at the Smithsonian and asked if they possibly had extra tails. The wonderful guy opened a drawer with plastic bags full of wooden...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank jmbCalifornia
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

We have shopped here for years and always pick up a new piece when we are in town. Our favorites are northern NM folk carvings of pigs and birds. Great Mexican collection, too. Charming owners.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank 372whd
Reviewed December 3, 2016

I was delighted upon entering the Davis Mather Folk Art Gallery during my stay in Santa Fe. I enjoyed chatting with the amiable and genuinely kind man working in the gallery, Todd. It didn't take long for a beautiful Oaxacan made leather wallet to catch...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank kellycowgill
Reviewed November 9, 2016

This shop has been selling handmade regional art for many years downtown. The same family has owned and managed the store for over 25 years.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank zoomerzef
Reviewed November 3, 2016

This gallery has folk art from Mexico and New Mexico. The proprietors have a deep understanding and appreciation of the artists whose work they sell. The prices are good, especially considering that they are in Santa Fe, where things can be pretty pricey! Folk art...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank michaelwL3259DT
Reviewed September 23, 2016

First place visited on arrival to Santa Fe thanks to photos from other Trip Advisors. Had to have a colorful Joe Ortega jackrabbit. and chicken. Lots to see, wall full of colorful snakes. Owners very pleasant & prompt in answering email queries. Best place I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wanderlust055
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