7:00pm - 9:00pm

Welcome Reception

A special Welcome Reception & Celebration to kick off 20 years in Taos, New Mexico!

Included in your registration, we will be serving Wine & Cheese at the ‘Creative House’ while we reminisce and look back on 20 years in Taos.



Optional Design & Outing Day

We start early in this year, beginning the design constructions on Friday on this Optional Day!

Come to the ‘Creative House’ to begin constructing your entry design representing a word from a past conference.

Impromptu Inspirational Outings in and around Taos will also be happening!

9:00 - 5:00

Construction Begins

Come to the ‘Creative House’ at your own leisure and begin construction on your entry design representing a word from our conference’s past!

9:00 - 5:00

Impromptu Outings

We’ll also be planning impromptu inspirational outings throughout the day, so stop by and join us!

6:00 - 8:00

Optional Group Dinner

We’ll be heading out for a group dinner, join us if you’d like to!

*Dinner not included with your registration




You know the drill! Our hosts Hitomi Gilliam & Lottie Nys will kick things off on Saturday with a reflective presentation on Taos Words of the past 20 years, followed by presentations from the rest of the contributors!

9:00 - 10:00


Hitomi & Lottie Welcomes everyone to Reflection 2019, followed by a retrospective presentation on 20 years of the Conference for the Survival of the Creative Mind.

10:00 - 11:45

Morning Presentations

Morning Presentations from our Contributors, each person will have a 30min time limit.

11:45 - 1:00

Lunch Break

Grab a bite with the group at one of the nearby options!

*Lunch not included with your registration

1:00 - 4:30

Afternoon Presentations

The rest of the Contributors will present in the afternoon, 30min a piece once again.


4:30 - 5:00

Wrap - Up

Daily Wrap-up from Hitomi & Lottie

7:00 - 9:00

Group Dinner

Join everyone for a group dinner at the Trading Post!

*Dinner not included with your registration



Design Time!

The Final Day is all about getting your concept design finished! Followed by the art walk and a final wrap up!

9:00 - 2:30

Design Time!

Attendees complete their art installations!

2:30 - 3:00

Clean-Up and Prep

Half hour to clean up and get your final design prep in for the Art Walk!

3:00 - 4:30

Art Walk

Everyone shares their design concept in this fun and engaging format!

5:00 - 6:00

Final Wrap-Up

It all comes to an End! Hitomi & Lottie wrap up 21 years of the Conference for the Survival of the Creative Mind!


Group Dinner and Farewells

We’re planning a special last group dinner and farewells, plus announcing sometime exciting! Details TBA

*Final Night Dinner IS Included in your registration