Taos Art School

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How do I get to Taos for My Class?

Taos is located in Northern New Mexico at the base of the beautiful Sangre de Cristo Mountains at the COOL altitude of 7,000 feet. Summer's here are cool and green, unlike the southern part of the state. There are 2 major airports nearby.
 
A car is recommended for travel, however there are daily bus shuttles from the Albuquerque airport and ride-shares with other students can often be arranged. There is also scheduled airline service into Taos.
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Town of Taos
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Taos, NM  -  County: Taos County

State: New Mexico  -  Country: United States

Latitude: 36.39 N, Longitude: 105.58 W

More Information about Taos:
http://www.city-data.com/city/Taos-New-Mexico.html

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Where is my Class? Where do I Stay?

A central vision of THE TAOS ART SCHOOL is to seek out compelling class locations for each workshop. Housing will be arranged for you nearby and is part of the total fee paid to the School. Each class description will detail its location and tell you about your Hotel or B&B.

 

Airports:

Albuquerque, NM
3 hours South of Taos.

  Denver, CO
5-6 hours North of Taos


The Taos Art Colony

There is an indefinable 'something' in the Southwest, and Taos is near its center. It surely has something to do with the shimmering quality of the Light, the vibrant mixing of Cultures and the calm vastness of Space. Nestled at the foot of the beautiful Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos is a place where the landscape bears the mark of infinity, where the movement of the earth is palpable, and where the widely diffused light invites your Soul to expand. The Vast Perspectives are filled with new Clarities.

Taos has inspired people for more than a millennium - from the Mysterious Anasazi Culture to the accomplished Pueblo Indians here today; from the artistic Spanish people to wave of seekers in modern times.

Taos currently supports a Vibrant Art Colony that we refer to as "The Left Bank of the Rio Grande" ©.

AIRPORT SHUTTLE:

MOUNTAIN VIEW SHUTTLE
http://www.mountainviewshuttle.com/
Mountain View Shuttle
Contact: Charley Rael
Phone: (575) 770-8759

 

Email: mountainviewshuttle@hotmail.com
Address:
P.O. Box 1617
El Prado, New Mexico 87529

They will pick you up at the Albuquerque Airport and bring you directly to Taos, and, even directly to the Hotel. However, you DO need to make reservations ahead of time as it is not a random-pick-up type of thing like a city bus.
It is scheduled for each specific passenger at specific times, so, you can book ahead and coordinate with your flight arrival time.
CAR RENTAL

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(888) 305-8051
(575) 758-5553

Cottam-Walker
(575) 751-3200
(575) 751-7020

 

Advantage Rent-A-Car
(800) 574-6000
(800) 777-5500
advantagerentacar.com

Or check at the ABQ Airport


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    TAOS ART SCHOOL
P.O. BOX 2588, TAOS, NEW MEXICO, 87571
575-758-0350
http://taosartschool.org

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