1 FEBRUARY 2010. A highlight of the ARTfeast weekend is the self-guided Art of Home Tour on Saturday and Sunday, February 27-28, 2010, hosted by Santa Fe Properties, exclusive affiliate of Christie’s Great Estates.  All of the homes are located in Las Companas and are viewable from 12 to 4 pm on both days. Admission is free.  Brochures with maps are available at participating galleries, at the ARTsmart El Centro Office, 102 East Water Street, and at Santa Fe Properties’ offices at 1000 Paseo de Peralta. The brochure is also online at Santa Fe Properties and  Ten percent of art purchases made during the weekend go to ARTsmart.

A special feature this year is a high tea from 2 to 4 PM each day at the Clubhouse at Las Campanas, 132 Clubhouse Drive. Members of The Club at Las Campanas are available to offer tours of the facilities and answer questions about the community. A self-guided tour of the Club’s Western Art Collection also is available. NOTE: Enter through gate #1 to obtain gate code for access to all properties.

3 PICACHO PEAK, $1,445,000
Showcasing Artwork from Victoria Price Art and Design
Sophisticated serenity and dramatic Jemez Mountain views complement this amazing Michael Kern designed home. Window walls in the living and dining rooms bring the outdoors in to these expansive yet intimate spaces. The spacious chef’s kitchen leads to a courtyard and opens to a family room with a fireplace and vigas. The master suite is one-of-a-kind featuring a sitting area with fireplace, eastern mountain views, a private portal with hot tub and well-appointed master bath. Hosted by Zoë Greenberg 505.412.9923  and Laurie Farber-Condon 505.412.9912

21 PAINTED HORSE, $1,995,000
Showcasing Artwork from Karan Ruhlen Gallery
A Home For Art –  Dramatic and sophisticated, this brilliant new contemporary residence is truly “A Home For Art.”  Large walls provide a profusion of possibilities while walls of glass frame breathtaking views from the plateau home site. Separate guest wing and owner’s wing assure privacy. Office/library, exercise room, custom cook’s kitchen with 20′ island and walk in pantry, and master suite with dual baths and closets. An interior atrium with stairway leads to a view of the stars on the roof deck. Architectural features abound. Hosted by Laurie Farber-Condon 505.412.9912   and Zoë Greenberg 505.412.9923

27 TECOLOTE, $1,195,000
Showcasing Artwork from Gallery Chartreuse
Expansive Sangre de Cristo mountain views envelop you while enjoying a cozy fire in the exterior courtyard of this beautifully sited Las Campanas home. Designed by Carlos Kinsey and built by Arch Sproul, intimate entertaining areas and high end finishes make this property a definitive “must see.”  Exquisite finishes include top-of-the-line appliances and fixtures, teak floors, and handmade doors. Hosted by Debra Hagey 505.670.6132

Showcasing Artwork from LaKind Fine Art
The gracious award-winning design of this residence features two elegant master suites plus a den/3rd bedroom/office. A central private walled and landscaped courtyard offers a quiet retreat for relaxation. The rear portal with an inviting fireplace has fabulous views of the mountains and offers the perfect location for entertaining and enjoyment of the outdoor space. Upscale finishes, fine craftsmanship and proximity to the club amenities all combine to offer an exceptional residence. Hosted by Bonnie Beutel  505.820.2224

9 BLUESKY, $1,437,000
Showcasing Artwork from Artistas de Santa Fe Gallery and the Santa Fe Public Schools Art Teachers
Gorgeous hacienda-style home on two acres with mountain views and portals off every room. The main house boasts 2,000 square feet of outdoor living space and a 3-car garage. Enjoy 16′ ceilings, three kiva fireplaces, a spacious chef’s kitchen with hand-crafted cabinets, formal dining room and home office potential. In addition, a large 1,114 square foot guest house includes a great room, kitchen laundry, roof deck, bedroom-office and full bath. Hosted by Cary Spier 505.690.2856 and Deborah Bodelson 505.660.4442

36 PASEO ARAGON, $1,345,000
Showcasing Artwork from Gallery at 822 Canyon Road
A stunning entertaining oasis offers elegance and many flexible floor plan options for enjoying optimum daily living. The spacious main house features gorgeous porcelain and hardwood floors and impeccable plaster walls in rich, soothing tones to complement your art collection and add warmth to your home setting. The kitchen will please the ultimate family chef with top-of-line Wolf and SubZero appliances, granite counters and endless space for your culinary creations. Hosted by Tom Abrams 505.920.6402

7 GRILLO LOCO, $1,995,000
Showcasing Artwork from Heidi Loewen Porcelain Gallery  and Ronnie Layden Fine Art
Superlatives fail to describe this spectacular new award winning home, which garnered Best Master Suite and Best Exterior Space in the 2009 Parade of Homes. Exceptional and thoughtful open floor plan affords phenomenal, panoramic views from living, dining, kitchen and enormous portal areas. Unerring taste and scrupulous attention to the smallest details make this home unique. Dramatic architectural features include a 9 foot water feature in the entry and huge expanses of glass. You have entered another dimension in extraordinary home design. Hosted by Zoë Greenberg 505.412.9923 and Laurie Farber-Condon 505.412.9912