Taos, New Mexico
·Known as the heart and soul of the South West. Haven for artists for over a hundred years. Historic crossroad for Tewa Indians, Spanish Conquistadors and Anglo…
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The Gorge & Bridge
Eartships - Living off the Grid
Off the grid in Taos, N.M.
With today's information onslaught, smartphone appendages and retail profiling, getting off the grid may seem like a uniquely 21st century desire. But the northern New Mexico town of Taos has been a go-to physical and spiritual oasis for people looking to escape since the early 1900s.
Mabel Dodge Luhan & the company she kept
Mabel Ganson was a rebel from the beginning. Born to wealthy but dour parents in Buffalo in 1879, she spent her teen years being privately educated and exploring her sexuality. Her adult life was dedicated to passionate affairs and using her money to build utopian artist communities, first in Florence, Italy, then in Greenwich Village, where she hosted salons; and finally in Taos, where she married Tony Lujan from Taos Pueblo.