New Mexico Historic Sites | Jul 5, 2023
Lincoln Historic Site is ecstatic to unveil Preservation of Lincoln Through the Lens of Walter and Nora Henn, a brand-new exhibition showing in the Luna-Chavez House. The exhibit features pen-and-ink drawings by Walter Henn and dives into his and his wife’s contributions to the preservation of Lincoln, and is available to visitors now.
New Mexico History Museum | Jun 28, 2023
New Mexico History Museum (NMHM) has become a new resource about the life and work of internationally acclaimed artist and printer Gustave Baumann for art collectors and students of Southwestern history. Born in Germany, Baumann eventually settled in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1918, after periods in Chicago and Indiana. He died in 1971.
New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs | Jun 26, 2023
New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (NMDCA) is pleased to welcome Jessie Greenspan as the Strategic Initiatives and Government Relations Manager in the Office of the Secretary. Jessie will oversee special projects for the Cabinet Secretary and legislative priorities across divisions. She joins NMDCA most recently from the New Mexico State Senate where she was Chief of Staff for the Senate Rules Committee and to Chairwoman, Senator Katy Duhigg.
Wonders on Wheels | Jun 21, 2023
Santa Fe, NM – This summer, Wonders on Wheels (WoW) mobile museum, New Mexico Arts (NMA), and New Mexico State Poet Laureate Lauren Camp will travel the state together, bringing the new Gustave Baumann exhibit and an activity featuring an imag ...
National Hispanic Cultural Center | Jun 20, 2023
The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) is thrilled to welcome the award-winning Corazón Collective to the Center for a two-day reading, book-signing, and workshop event on June 22 and 24 through its El Arte de la Palabra program!
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science | Jun 20, 2023
This summer, more than 900 students across central and northern New Mexico are participating in "Be A Physicist." These young scientists will investigate use of lasers in outer space, ski team apparel, and video game sound effects.
National Hispanic Cultural Center | Jun 14, 2023
The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) is the place to be for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Starting Friday, July 21, the Center, in partnership with the City of Albuquerque and New Mexico United, will host four free prime-time watch parties from the scenic NHCC Plaza Mayor, featuring food and beverages from women-owned businesses, live-streamed games on a massive 30-foot screen, and, of course, hundreds of passionate New Mexico fans!
Fort Selden Historic Site | Jun 7, 2023
On July 1, Fort Selden Historic Site (FSHS) will celebrate its 50th anniversary being a part of the New Mexico Historic Sites system with food, live music, remarks, and cake. The Doña Ana County Historical Society will join the festivities too, celebrating its 60th year as an organization. The Doña Ana County Historical Society played an important role in Fort Selden becoming a historic site.
National Hispanic Cultural Center | Jun 6, 2023
The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) is thrilled to welcome a new exhibit on Friday, June 16 that explores and celebrates the landscape, culture, and traditions that gave birth to tequila!
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science | Jun 2, 2023
For this summer season, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) is thrilled to announce that a pair of much-loved programs – Mineral Mondays and Relaxed Nights – are returning for June and July, with a focus on geology and space science.
New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs | May 25, 2023
At the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (NMDCA), we work hard to ensure that the shared cultural history and diversity of our state is accessible to all audiences across our 8 museums and 8 historic sites, particularly the military veterans who have served our country.
New Mexico Historic Sites | May 18, 2023
On May 20, Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner Historic Site and International Coalition of Sites of Conscience will host Spring Letters from the Reservation in-person and virtually. The in-person offering will be held in the memorial’s Resource Room, at 3647 Billy the Kid Drive, in Fort Sumner, NM, while the virtual will be held on Zoom.
New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs | May 16, 2023
New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (NMDCA) proudly announces that Charlie Lockwood has been appointed to serve as executive director of Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA) on Museum Hill in Santa Fe. Lockwood will begin in this role on June 24, 2023.
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture | May 15, 2023
Visit the 19th annual Native Treasures Art Market at the Santa Fe Convention Center this Memorial Day weekend, May 26 – 28, 2023.
National Hispanic Cultural Center | May 10, 2023
The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) invites New Mexicans to enjoy summer with a series of free community film screenings over the next several months, beginning with the 1993 cult favorite Bound by Honor (Blood In, Blood Out) on Saturday, May 13.
New Mexico Museum of Art | May 9, 2023
New Mexico Museum of Art Vladem Contemporary will open to the public in Santa Fe on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2023. Located in Santa Fe’s Railyard District, this highly-anticipated venue will create a new space for contemporary art in New Mexico. More details about opening events will be released soon.
Historic Preservation Division | May 8, 2023
For the first time since 2019, the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division (NMHPD) is thrilled to announce that the 51st annual Heritage Preservation Awards will be held in-person on May 19, giving New Mexicans a chance to experience the best in Historic Preservation at the St. Francis Auditorium!
National Hispanic Cultural Center | May 8, 2023
The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) is thrilled to announce Hecho in Nuevo México: Recent Acquisitions by NM Artists, a new exhibition that showcases recently acquired artworks from New Mexico artists working in a variety of mediums. The exhibition is slated to open Friday, May 19.
Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner | May 4, 2023
Fort Sumner, NM – On Saturday, May 13, nearly a year after the grand opening of its permanent exhibition, Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner Historic Site (BRM) will unveil an expansion of its interpretive offerings with the Pecos Riverwal ...
New Mexico State Library | May 3, 2023
New Mexico State Library is proud to announce the winners of the 2023 New Mexico Letters About Literature competition. They are Amber Yoder, Adele Kaltenbach, and Greta Martin.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science | May 1, 2023
The Young Explorers Summer Science Program is returning to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) for three weeks of fun and scientific exploration this July!
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture | Apr 27, 2023
The horizon line is both a point of connection between sky and earth and a separation of space. Horizons: Weaving Between the Lines with Diné Textiles at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC) explores the connections between weaving and photography as modes of engagement with place. By situating these two media in conversation, this exhibition presents each as a way of seeing and knowing Dinétah, the Navajo homeland, emphasizing the land-based and relational practices of Diné (Navajo) weaving. Horizons is on view July 16, 2023, through June 2, 2024.
National Hispanic Cultural Center | Apr 26, 2023
Following its opening on April 21, the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) invites you to explore Nexo Entre Raíces / Nexus Between Roots, a new printmaking exhibition that connects artists with Mexican roots on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science | Apr 20, 2023
Held in partnership with the Sandia Mountain Natural History Center (SMNHC), the ABQ Backyard Refuge Program through Friends of Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge, and other local partners, City Nature Challenge ABQ invites everyone in Bernalillo, Sandoval, and Valencia counties to explore nature in and around your community and share your observations from Friday, April 28th through Monday, May 1st.
Museum of International Folk Art | Apr 17, 2023
Parkas are unique garments which embody the creativity, craftsmanship, and innovation of their makers. The latest exhibition from Museum of International Folk Art explores the art of the parka, a garment made for survival in the harsh environments where Alaska Native peoples live and thrive. Ghhúunayúkata/To Keep them Warm: The Alaska Native Parka is on view May 21, 2023 through April 7, 2024.
National Hispanic Cultural Center | Apr 11, 2023
In order to better facilitate connections across the state, the National Hispanic Cultural Center is launching a Cultural Ambassador partnership program throughout rural New Mexico.
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture | Apr 10, 2023
The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) is pleased to announce the 2023 Living Treasure award exhibition, Down Home: Anthony Lovato (Kewa/Santo Domingo Pueblo) will open on May 7. Lovato is a master jeweler known for his tufa-cast technique and signature design elements.
New Mexico Arts | Apr 10, 2023
New Mexico Arts and New Mexico Historic Sites announce DezBaa’ and her father David Henderson for the first artist residency at the Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner Historic Site. Their residency runs until May 6, and at its conclusion, they will premiere a documentary featuring David’s journey of self-discovery, as well as a series of interviews with Memorial staff, historians, medicine people, and more.