news & reviews

December 1, 2018

Greyshoes donating a $4600 bronze sculpture to the Cancer Foundation For New Mexico's 14th Annual Sweetheart Auction—one of Santa Fe's largest charity fundraiser events. For more information, please visit

December 13, 2016


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Just in time for the holidays, 140 artists are coming together in a festive environment selling everything from jewelry to paintings and even sculptors. Guests are bound to find something for everyone on their Christmas list.

The Santa Fe Ind...

December 9, 2016

Do your holiday shopping with Native artists, in a festive environment at a downtown Santa Fe landmark, La Fonda on the Plaza!

Saturday, December 18, 2016 • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday, December 18, 2016 • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Special Opening Celebration Friday evening, Decem...

August 20, 2016

Native American Art Magazine publisher Joshua Rose interviews Santa Clara/White Mountain Apache sculptor Upton "Greyshoes" Ethelbah at the 95th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market. The interview was part of Rose's "Market Chat" series.

Joshua also awarded Greyshoes the Wester...

August 25, 2015

Upton Greyshoes Ethelbah, and his bronze sculpture "Corn Maiden's Prayer" were featured on the front page of the local travel and culture blog Santa Fe Travelers.


Blog writers Billie Frank and Steve Collins caught up with Greyshoes at Indian Market Edge, a SWAIA-sponso...

August 25, 2015

Upton Greyshoes Ethelbah's Carrara marble sculpture "Apache Sunrise Ceremony" earned 1st Place in Sculpture at the 2015 Santa Fe Indian Market.


Greyshoes' inspiration for this sculpture was the unique "coming of age" ceremony that young Apache girls experience. During...

March 11, 2015

The sculpture Mountain Spirit Dancer by Upton "Greyshoes" Ethelbah was featured in several scenes of ABC's 'The Bachelor' (Season 5, Episode 19). This sculpture is part of the Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino's permanent collection, and is displayed in the Red Sage Rest...

December 6, 2014

Every August 12, Harvest Dances and Corn Dances are performed in honor of St. Clare, patron saint of Santa Clara Pueblo.


I started taking part in our Feast Day Corn Dance nearly 40 years ago, and my primary artistic inspiration comes from these very special ceremonial...

November 30, 2014

I am proud to have stellar art agent Bobby Beals of Beals & Co. as a member of my team. He has facilitated numerous profitable relationships with galleries, collectors, art afficionados, and prominent destination venues such as the El Dorado Hotel & Spa, Inn of the Ana...

November 18, 2014

I am currently sculpting "Anasazi Tsideh,"  a 34" tall, 100 lb. Persian onyx piece inspired by the Macaw figures found on ancient Anasazi pottery and the pottery from several of our New Mexico Pueblos. Onyx is very dense and hard and is difficult to work with, but feat...

Please reload