Podcast Interview with Stuart Ashman, CEO of Santa Fe International Folk Art Market
Stuart Ashman is CEO of Santa Fe's International Folk Art Market, the world's largest folk art festival. In 2019, the Market celebrates the 16th annual gathering of the world’s master folk artists with over 150 artists from 50 countries.
The Mission of the International Folk Art Market is to create economic opportunities for and with folk artists worldwide who celebrate and preserve folk art traditions. The International Folk Art Market envisions a world that values the dignity and humanity of the handmade, honors timeless cultural traditions, and supports the work of folk artists serving as entrepreneurs and catalysts for positive social change.