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Jun 4, 2017 - May 28, 2018
Artistic Heritage: Syrian Folk Art
Museum of International Folk Art
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
A new display in Lloyd’s Treasure Chest

This display is a tribute to Syrian artistry, creative triumphs, and cultural heritage. Featured objects include Syrian clothing dating from the 19th century to mid-20th century, musical instruments, painted and inlaid boxes, traditional cookie molds, coffee pots, contemporary glassworks handmade in Damascus in 2017, and more.

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Feb 10, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018
Da Vinci—The Genius Exhibition at New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science
Museum of Natural History and Science
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Da Vinci—The Genius opens at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science opens at 9am on Saturday, February 10, 2018.  This world class exhibition from Grande Exhibitions remains on display at the Museum daily from 9am-5pm through July 29, 2018.

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Long Term Exhibition
Daily Tours
New Mexico Museum of Art
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer guides. 2pm. Call 505-476-5063 to confirm.

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Apr 2, 2018 - Nov 26, 2018
Monday Art Walking Tours
New Mexico Museum of Art
Weekly

Meet at the museum gift shop steps.  Please call the front desk to confirm: 505-476-5063. Cost: $10 per adult.

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Apr 16, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018
Historical Downtown Walking Tours
New Mexico History Museum
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Daily Guided Historic Walking Tours with New Mexico History Museum guides.

 

 

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May 1, 2018 - Jun 19, 2018
Get Discount Tickets for the 2018 International Folk Art Market
Museum of International Folk Art
Celebrating 15 Years

Save $ by buying your tickets before June 20, 2018

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May 25, 2018 - May 27, 2018
Native Treasures: A MIAC Art Market
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
14th Annual Native Art Market Benefit for MIAC

Native Treasures celebrates its 14th year as the primary benefit/fundraiser for MIAC’s exhibitions and education programs.

For all things Native Treasures (including times and admission) please click on this link!

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May 26, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
Hummingbird Music Camp Concert Series
Jemez Historic Site
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hummingbird Music Camp Concert Series - Every Saturday between May 26 and July 28, 6PM – 8PM.

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Jun 1, 2018 - Aug 31, 2018
Friday Art Walking Tours
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Weekly

Meet at the gift shop steps Fridays June through August. Please call the front desk to confirm: 505-476-5063. Cost: $10 per adult.

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Jun 1, 2018
Music at the Museum
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Rio: Bossa Nova Jazz

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Jun 1, 2018
FIRST FRIDAY - DA VINCI & TECHNOLOGY
Museum of Natural History and Science
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Discover how mechanical technology from the Renaissance is used to explore other planets.

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Jun 1, 2018
Friday Evenings at The Museum
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The entire museum is open from 5-7 PM.

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Jun 1, 2018
Panel Discussion to Commemorate the Long Walk
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Navajo Treaty - and the end of the Navajo peoples’ confinement at the Bosque Redondo - for a panel discussion with Roseanne Willink, Bonnie Yazzie, and Joyce Begay-Foss (all Navajo/Diné)

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Jun 3, 2018
Making History
New Mexico History Museum
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
What is Radioactivity anyway?

Learn to use a Geiger counter, calculate your own annual radiation dose, and more!

Free event

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Jun 3, 2018
EXHIBITION OPENING!
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Selections from the Carol Warren Collection

Join us to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition in our Lloyd Kiva New Contemporary Exhibition hall! What’s New in New: Selections from the Carol Warren Collection features a broad and deep collection of art including pieces by Tony Abeyta, Pat Priutt, Tammy Garcia, among dozens of others. From 1 - 4pm, Bernice Naranjo (Taos Pueblo) - who is also represented in the exhibition - will demonstrate for visitors in the Buchsbaum Pottery Gallery.

Also offered is a special dance by the Dinetah Dancers at 1pm and a lecture regarding the Long Walk by Jennifer Denetdale (Navajo) at 1:30pm.

As this is the first Sunday of the month, admission is free for New Mexico residents! Also make sure to check out our new display of an early 20th century rug woven to commemorate the Long Walk.

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Jun 5, 2018 - Jun 14, 2018
ARTS ALIVE
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture: Arts Alive

JUNE 5th Pottery

June 7th Beadwork

June 12th Pottery

June 14th  Southwest Native American Foods

Tuesdays and Thursdays

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Program starts on the hour throughout the day.   Free family hands-on art activities for all ages!  All participants need to reserve a space, please call or email Joyce Begay-Foss at 505-476-1272 joyce.begay-foss@state.nm.us 710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505   www.indianartsandculture.org

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Jun 6, 2018
Library Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Pueblo Revival architecture and Spanish colonial revival furniture

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to research when and why the buildings in Santa Fe came to look the way they do today.  The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free. 

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Jun 6, 2018
Friends of History Lecture Series
New Mexico History Museum
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Padre Martinez and New Mexico’s First Printed Publications, 1834-1846

Lecture by Laurence Creider, Professor Emeritus, New Mexico State University

 Free Auditorium event

Seating is limited/bottled water only please

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Jun 8, 2018 - Jun 9, 2018
Bosque Redondo Memorial: Commemorating 150 Years since the Treaty of 1868
Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

This summer marks the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Bosque Redondo between the United States and many Navajo leaders which will be commemorated at the Bosque Redondo Memorial in June.  This free event is hosted by the Navajo Nation, the Mescalero Apache Tribe and by the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs parent agency of New Mexico Historic sites which includes the Bosque Redondo Memorial. 

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Jun 8, 2018
Tech Talk
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Art1

Presented in conunction with Currents New Media Festival

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Jun 9, 2018
WORKSHOP - MODERN MONA LISA: LOW RELIEF PULP PORTRAITS
Museum of Natural History and Science
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Michelle Korte and Cirrelda Snider-Bryan - Create a portrait using pigmented recycled paper pulp.

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Jun 13, 2018
Marjorie Devon talk
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Conversation about Frederick Hammersley’s lithography

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Jun 13, 2018
Pueblo Pottery Demonstration
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
with Hubert Candelario (San Felipe Pueblo)

Our popular Pueblo Pottery series continues with the talented Hubert Candelario, who has been making pottery for the last 30 years. Made the traditional way, his early works were polished redward. Today he is famous for his precisely carved puzzle pots, swirl pots, and pots with circular or hexagonal holes.

Candelario has won numerous awards including first place at the SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market. His work was also included in the 2002 exhibit and catalog Changing Hands: Art without Reservation at the American Craft Museum in New York City.

Don’t forget, Wednesdays are free admission for NM Seniors!

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Jun 15, 2018
Adult Party: LIBATIONS & LEONARDO
Museum of Natural History and Science
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Create your own masterpiece, dance, and sample wine from a cash bar.

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Jun 15, 2018
ADLaM -The Development of an Alphabet
New Mexico History Museum
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

New Mexico Historic Museum and the Santa Fe Book Art group jointly host a lecture by Santa Fe resident and professional calligrapher Randall Hasson. Hasson will recount the fascinating story of the creation of a new alphabet, of bringing the script into the digital world, and its spread at an astounding rate.  

Free Auditoriun event/seating is limited-Bottled water only

Image: Randall M. Hasson, Lettering Demonstration with Brush on Canvas Board. Image courtesy; BlogRandallmhasson.com

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Jun 15, 2018
Art Chats
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

15 minute pop up talks about the museum’s history and exhibitions

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Jun 16, 2018
Tech Talk
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Presented in conjunction with the Currents New Media Festival

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Jun 16, 2018
Fort Selden Father’s Day
Fort Selden Historic Site
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Fort Selden Historic Site, in southern New Mexico, is setting aside a special day to honor fathers.

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Jun 17, 2018 - Oct 17, 2018
Drop In and Draw
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Daily

Explore the work on view by sketching in the galleries.

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Jun 17, 2018
Los Luceros Historic Property: Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) Series
Los Luceros
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

From ancient pueblo settlements to Spanish colonial haciendas, Los Luceros Historic Property has provided a bountiful life for people through the centuries. This summer, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs’ Historic Sites division invites you and your family to enjoy the Los Luceros Historic property.

“New Mexican’s are invited to bring a picnic to enjoy on the banks of the Río Grande or under the shade of the historic apple orchard,’ said Patrick Moore, Director of New Mexico Historic Sites. “Activities and presentations held on these five summer Sundays will focus on nature and the culture of New Mexico and offer rare access to one of New Mexico’s most enchanting properties.”

Admission to the Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) series of events at Los Luceros will be free. The events occur on the third Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Los Luceros in Alcade. Each date will focus on a different aspect of Los Luceros’ storied history and significance in New Mexico.

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Jun 20, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Gallery Talk

New Mexico’s Hispanic tinwork

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Jun 21, 2018
Jeff Kahm: Contemporary Painter
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friends of Indian Art Event

Rooted in indigenous abstraction and modernist aesthetics, Plains Cree artist Jeff Kahm represents a national and internationally recognized presence in the contemporary native art universe. Kahm is associate professor of studio art at the Institute of American Indian Arts. His work has been featured at U.S. Embassies in Colombia, Africa, Canada and the U.A.E.; exhibitions in Japan and Switzerland; and locally at the Museum of Contemporary Native Arts and Chiaroscuro Contemporary Art. This is an exciting opportunity to hear from an emerging leader in the newest generation of native painters.


Note: you must be an FIA member to attend events. Please visit the following link to join the group and enjoy a full calendar of events!


http://www.museumfoundation.org/friends/friends-of-indian-art/

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Jun 22, 2018
Nagatani’s New Mexico
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Eugenia Parry discusses the atomic art of Patrick Nagatani

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Jun 22, 2018
CreativeMornings
New Mexico History Museum
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
The New Mexican Craft of Weaving

This month’s global theme is CRAFT. Please join us for our bimonthly lecture series for creative professionals, along with seventh generation master weaver Irvin Trujillo and his daughter Emily for a short talk on historical Vallero and Chimayo weaving styles.

Free event with coffee and bagels from Iconik Coffee Roasters

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Jun 22, 2018
Fort Selden’s Summer Kid’s Classes
Fort Selden Historic Site
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fort Selden also hosts a series of four classes for children this summer. Registration is required at least one week ahead for Fort Selden’s Summer Kid’s classes. Snacks are provided. $5 cash or check only. All activities are outside. All classes are sponsored by The Museum of NM Foundation.

 

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Jun 23, 2018
WORKSHOP - INTRODUCTION TO SCIENTIFIC ILLUSTRATIO
Museum of Natural History and Science
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Matt Celeskey, Scientific Illustrator and Artist - Create drawings using Leonardo’s style of observation and artistic creativity.

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Jun 24, 2018
Living in the Story
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
film screening

Screening of the film Living in the Story about photographer Patrick Nagatani.

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Jun 29, 2018
Summer Stomp!
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Dance to the country-swing music of Judge Bob and the Hung Jury

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Jun 29, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Matting and Framing Art

Free with admission. Limit 15 people. Email rebecca.potance@state.nm.us to reserve a spot.

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Jun 29, 2018
Fort Selden’s Summer Kid’s Classes
Fort Selden Historic Site
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fort Selden Historic Site is hosting a series of summer classes for children. Registration is required at least one week ahead for Fort Selden’s Summer Kid’s classes. Snacks are provided. $5 cash or check only. All activities are outside. All classes are sponsored by The Museum of NM Foundation.

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Jun 30, 2018
WORKSHOP - REINVENTING ANATOMY: PAPER PULP SCULPTURE
Museum of Natural History and Science
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Michelle Korte and Cirrelda Snider-Bryan - Sculpt a 3D portrait using found objects.

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Jun 30, 2018
Obsidian in the Ancient American Southwest
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Archaeology 101 Series / with Sean Dolan

Before the Spanish arrived in the American Southwest, obsidian was the sharpest material available for making stone tools for hunting, warfare, and ceremony. Each flow of this volcanic glass has a unique geothermal fingerprint, allowing archaeologists to trace social interaction, trade, and mobility in ancient times. Lecture delivered by Sean Dolan, a LANL archaeologis and UNM graduate student.

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Jul 1, 2018
Pueblo Revival Architecture
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture

1:00 – 2:00 PM Tickets $10.

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Jul 6, 2018
FIRST FRIDAY - DA VINCI & EARTH SCIENCE
Museum of Natural History and Science
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn about da Vinci’s observations on the land, sea, and sky.




 


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Jul 7, 2018
Frederick Hammersley and the Scientific Method
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

A moderated conversation with exhibition curator James Glisson, PhD and Joseph Traugott, PhD

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Jul 8, 2018
Tech And The West Symposium
New Mexico History Museum
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Conversation with John Adams and Peter Sellars

Event held at the Lensic Performing Arts Center

 

*Details to follow

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Jul 11, 2018
Gallery talk
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Michele Penhall discusses the photographs of Patrick Nagatani

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Jul 13, 2018
Tech And The West Symposium
New Mexico History Museum

The Santa Fe Opera joins the New Mexico History Museum for Tech And The West Symposium.

Event held at the New Mexico History Museum Auditorium

Times and details to follow.

Seating is limited-Bottled water only please.

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Jul 14, 2018
Tech And The West Symposium
New Mexico History Museum

Event held at the Lensic Performing Arts Center

Keynote Address: Richard Rhodes

 

Times and details to follow.

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Jul 14, 2018
Tech And The West Symposium
New Mexico History Museum

Event held at the New Mexico History Museum Auditorium

Closing Address: Dr. Hugh Gustafson

Times and details to follow.

Seating is limited-Bottled water only please.

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Jul 15, 2018
Los Luceros Historic Property: Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) Series
Los Luceros
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

– From ancient pueblo settlements to Spanish colonial haciendas, Los Luceros Historic Property has provided a bountiful life for people through the centuries. This summer, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs’ Historic Sites division invites you and your family to enjoy the Los Luceros Historic property.

“New Mexican’s are invited to bring a picnic to enjoy on the banks of the Río Grande or under the shade of the historic apple orchard,’ said Patrick Moore, Director of New Mexico Historic Sites. “Activities and presentations held on these five summer Sundays will focus on nature and the culture of New Mexico and offer rare access to one of New Mexico’s most enchanting properties.”

Admission to the Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) series of events at Los Luceros will be free. The events occur on the third Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Los Luceros in Alcade. Each date will focus on a different aspect of Los Luceros’ storied history and significance in New Mexico.

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Jul 16, 2018
Youth Concert
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Santa Fe Chamber Music

Free youth concert of Flute, Harp, & Strings

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Jul 18, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Photographer Tom Barrow

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Jul 18, 2018
LECTURE - LEONARDO
Museum of Natural History and Science
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Dr. Miriam Franchina, Italian Historian - Explore the time and place of da Vinci’s genius and his legacy in modern Italy.

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Jul 19, 2018
Cara Romero - Visual Storyteller
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friends of Indian Art Event

Cara Romero is a born visual storyteller. Her photography, a melange of fine art and documentary style, is an examination of her culture with a distinctly modern indigenous world view. Her work is often whimsical and can be a complex interplay on social commentary. Cara was raised on the Chemehuevi Valley Indian Reservation and is married to Cochiti potter Diego Romero. Her work has been collected by The Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian-NYC, MIAC, and The American Museum of Britain. Please join us for a delightful evening with this exciting young photographer and prepare to be surprised!


Note: you must be an FIA member to attend events. Please visit the following link to join the group and enjoy a full calendar of events!


http://www.museumfoundation.org/friends/friends-of-indian-art/

 

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Jul 23, 2018
Youth Concert
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Santa Fe Chamber Music

Free youth concert of Piano & Winds

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Jul 26, 2018
Creative Dialogue X
New Mexico Museum of Art
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Unique concert performance of strings and electronics

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Jul 30, 2018
Youth Concert
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Santa Fe Chamber Music

Free youth concert of Bach, father and son.

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Aug 1, 2018
Library Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Institute of American Indian Arts

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to learn more about the prestigious faculty and alumni of the Institute of American Indian Arts. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

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Aug 6, 2018
Youth Concert
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Santa Fe Chamber Music

Mozart Piano Trio

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Aug 10, 2018
Ice Cream Social
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Sponsored by the Santa Fe Espresso Company / Häagen-Daz on the Santa Fe Plaza, visitors are invited to enjoy free ice cream in the courtyard of the Museum of Art. Included with cost of admission.

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Aug 12, 2018
Pueblo Independence Day
Jemez Historic Site
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Come join us for our 15th annual commemoration of Pueblo Independence Day.

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Aug 12, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018
Native American Showcase
New Mexico History Museum
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Welcome to the annual event where the National Museum of the American Indian brings the best of Native American filmmaking beyond our locations in Washington, D.C., and New York City.

Native American Showcase hosts complimentary screenings at the New Mexico History Museums Auditorium, and on Saturday Night at the Santa Fe Railyard Park.

Film locations and showtimes to be announced.

Admission is free/Seating is limited

No food or Beverages allowed in the NMHM Auditorium. Bottle water only please.

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Aug 15, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Michael Namingha

Artist Michael Namingha

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Aug 16, 2018 - Aug 18, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

WHAT: Dig Giusewa.

WHERE: Jemez Historic Site, 18160 Hwy 4, Jemez Springs, NM 87025.

WHEN: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

DESCRIPTION: Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Aug 17, 2018
Indian Market Concert
New Mexico Museum of Art
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Roberto Capocchi, guitar

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Aug 19, 2018
Los Luceros Historic Property: Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) Series
Los Luceros
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

From ancient pueblo settlements to Spanish colonial haciendas, Los Luceros Historic Property has provided a bountiful life for people through the centuries. This summer, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs’ Historic Sites division invites you and your family to enjoy the Los Luceros Historic property.

“New Mexican’s are invited to bring a picnic to enjoy on the banks of the Río Grande or under the shade of the historic apple orchard,’ said Patrick Moore, Director of New Mexico Historic Sites. “Activities and presentations held on these five summer Sundays will focus on nature and the culture of New Mexico and offer rare access to one of New Mexico’s most enchanting properties.”

Admission to the Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) series of events at Los Luceros will be free. The events occur on the third Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Los Luceros in Alcade. Each date will focus on a different aspect of Los Luceros’ storied history and significance in New Mexico.

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Aug 23, 2018 - Aug 25, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

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Aug 24, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Limit 15 people. Email rebecca.potance@state.nm.us to reserve a spot.

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Aug 24, 2018
Amy Ellingson Gallery Talk
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Painter Amy Ellingson will discuss the influence of Frederick Hammersley on her own artwork.

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Aug 26, 2018
Community Day
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Science Techology Engineering Art Math

Enjoy a variety of STEAM-themed activities throughout the museum

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Aug 30, 2018 - Sep 1, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

DESCRIPTION: Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Sep 4, 2018
Author Talk with Scott Einberger
New Mexico History Museum
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
With Distance in His Eyes: The Environmental Life and Legacy of Stewart Udall

Please join Scott Raymond Einberger; Environmental Historian, Author, and Freelance Writer for a talk on his new book titled:

"With Distance in His Eyes: The Environmental Life and Legacy of Stewart Udall." 

Free Auditorium event

Seating is limited-bottled water only please

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Sep 5, 2018
Library Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Artist societies of New Mexico

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to research the many artist societies that formed in New Mexico in the 20th century. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

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Sep 9, 2018 - Sep 8, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Sep 14, 2018
Annual Governor’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts
New Mexico Museum of Art
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Public awards ceremony in St. Francis Auditorium

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Sep 14, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

 Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Sep 16, 2018
Los Luceros Historic Property: Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) Series
Los Luceros
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

From ancient pueblo settlements to Spanish colonial haciendas, Los Luceros Historic Property has provided a bountiful life for people through the centuries. This summer, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs’ Historic Sites division invites you and your family to enjoy the Los Luceros Historic property.

“New Mexican’s are invited to bring a picnic to enjoy on the banks of the Río Grande or under the shade of the historic apple orchard,’ said Patrick Moore, Director of New Mexico Historic Sites. “Activities and presentations held on these five summer Sundays will focus on nature and the culture of New Mexico and offer rare access to one of New Mexico’s most enchanting properties.”

Admission to the Cultura y Naturaleza (Culture and Nature) series of events at Los Luceros will be free. The events occur on the third Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Los Luceros in Alcade. Each date will focus on a different aspect of Los Luceros’ storied history and significance in New Mexico.

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Sep 19, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Get to know Zozo

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Sep 20, 2018
“Tres Generaciones: The Atkison-Hale Collection”
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friends of Indian Art Event

In 1936 Leonard Atkison purchased the Nava-Hopi Indian Store in Boulder City, Nevada, where he sold both Navajo and Curio jewelry. His daughter, Cynthia Hale, would go on to work in museums, and his grandson, Scott Hale, in academia, both in Native arts. Together in 1999, they created Native American Art Appraisals, Inc., Cynthia and Scott will share family stories and professional observations from over 80 years in the Native arts market.


Note: you must be an FIA member to attend events. Please visit the following link to join the group and enjoy a full calendar of events!


http://www.museumfoundation.org/friends/friends-of-indian-art/

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Sep 21, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Gustave Baumann

Free with admission. Limit 15 people. Email rebecca.potance@state.nm.us to reserve a spot.

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Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 23, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 23, 2018
Annual MIAC Collectors’ Sale
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
Treasures from Fellow Collectors

In 2018, the Native Treasures Collectors’ Sale will be held Saturday, Sept. 22 and Sunday, Sept. 23. This is a unique sale of Native American jewelry and art from private collections that benefits annual educational programs and exhibitions at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC). Whether you are a new or seasoned collector, you are sure to find something perfect at the Collectors’ Sale!

The Collectors’ Sale is held at the Laboratory of Anthropology (right next to MIAC) on Museum Hill.  The sale will take place on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Admission is free. Early Bird shopping will take place on Saturday from 9-10 am with a $25 admission at the entrance.

For more information about the Collectors’ Sale and consigning items, please visit here.

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Sep 23, 2018
Fourth Annual Museum Hill Community Day
Museum of International Folk Art
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
A collaborative event

The Museum Hill Partners invite the public  the Museums and the Botanical Garden FREE!

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Sep 23, 2018
Pueblo Textiles and Embroideries
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Lecture

Louie Garcia (Tiwa/Piro), Isabel Gonzales (Jemez) and Ramona Sakiestewa talk 1-2:30PM. Tickets $10.

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Sep 23, 2018
Museum Hill Community Day!
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Join us for our fourth annual Museum Hill Community Day! An event that attracts 2,000 people to Museum Hill, all museums on the hill offer free admission and a slew of activities for the entire family. Stay posted for more news.

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Sep 27, 2018 - Sep 29, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Sep 28, 2018 - Sep 29, 2018
Gathering for Gus
New Mexico History Museum
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
2-Day Symposium Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Artist Gustave Baumann’s arrival in New Mexico

During the fall of 2018, the New Mexico History Museum and the New Mexico Museum of Art will hold a two day-symposium commemorating the 100th Anniversary of artist Gustave Baumann’s arrival in New Mexico. The event entitled, “Gathering for Gus” will be held Friday and Saturday, September 28 & 29, 2018 at the two Santa Fe museums located across the street from each other.

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Oct 3, 2018
Library Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Legacy of the UNM Photography Department

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to learn more about the many artists affiliated with the University of New Mexico’s Photography department. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

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Oct 4, 2018 - Oct 6, 2018
Dig Giusewa.
Jemez Historic Site
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday between August 16 and October 6, 9AM – 3PM.

Explore the ruins of Giusewa Pueblo with archaeologists from New Mexico Historic Sites and Native American tribal members from Jemez Pueblo. Watch as they sift through the earth finding artifacts and features more than 500 years old. Ask questions and learn what makes Jemez Historic Site such a remarkable place. Ranger led tours of the archaeological excavation and the historic site will occur at 10AM and 2PM daily, self-guided tours are available at any time. Visit https://kuaua.com/giusewa for more information.

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Oct 6, 2018
New Mexico Archaeology Fair
Jemez Historic Site
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Presented by the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division, the 18th annual New Mexico Archaeology Fair is a chance for children and adults to participate in hands-on demonstrations and activities associated with cultures that trace their origins back thousands of years. 

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Oct 10, 2018
Fiesta of Cultures at Coronado Historic SIte
Coronado Historic Site
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

WHAT: Fiesta of Cultures.

WHERE: Coronado Historic Site, 485 Kuaua Road, Bernalillo, NM 87004.

WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 10AM – 4PM.

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Oct 17, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Curator Katherine Ware and artist Megan Jacobs

Artist Megan Jacobs talks in the exhibition Shifting Light: Photographic Perspectives.

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Oct 20, 2018
Fiesta of Cultures
Coronado Historic Site
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Come celebrate New Mexico’s diverse and unique cultures!

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Oct 20, 2018
2018 NatureScapes Annual Photo competition – Clouds: Reception
Museum of Natural History and Science
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science (NMMNHS) hosts a reception for the winners of the 2018 NatureScapes Annual Photo competition – Clouds.

A reception for the winning photographers will be held at the Museum on October 20, 2018 from 10:00-11:00am.

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Oct 26, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Photography

Free with admission. Limit 15 people. Email rebecca.potance@state.nm.us to reserve a spot.

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Nov 16, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Contemporary Art

Free with admission. Limit 15 people. Email rebecca.potance@state.nm.us to reserve a spot.

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Dec 1, 2018 - Dec 2, 2018
Young Native Artists Winter Show & Sale
New Mexico History Museum
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Begin collecting art, jewelry, pottery and more from the next generation of Native American artists and craftspeople.

Children and Grandchildren of artists associated with the Palace of the Governors’ Portal Program will demonstrate and sell their own arts and crafts in the New Mexico History Museums’ Meem Community Room.

Free event

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Dec 7, 2018
Christmas at the Palace
New Mexico History Museum
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Santa Fe’s beloved Christmas at the Palace brings the community together for an evening of hot cider, cookies, live music, a chance to operate an antique printing press, old fashioned activities, a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Claus -- all in the legendary magic of the Palace of the Governors. A free, family event. (Donations of non-perishable food welcomed.)

The History Museum and Palace will close at 3 p.m. to prepare for this event. 

Enter through the Palace at 105 W. Palace Ave. The History Museum will remain closed during the event.

Free event

 

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Dec 8, 2018
Light among the Ruins
Jemez Historic Site
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The ruins of Giusewa Pueblo and San José de los Jemez Mission will be decorated with hundreds of farolitos.

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Dec 8, 2018
Light Among the Ruins - at Jemez Historic Site
Jemez Historic Site

 

WHAT: Light among the Ruins – Christmas Celebration.

WHERE: Jemez Historic Site, 18160 Hwy 4, Jemez Springs, NM 87025.

WHEN: Saturday, December 8, 5PM – 9PM.

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Dec 9, 2018
Las Posadas
New Mexico History Museum
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The annual candle-lit procession of Las Posadas travels around the Santa Fe Plaza and concludes in the Palace Courtyard. This version of an old Hispanic tradition, celebrated around the world, recreates Mary and Joseph’s search for a place to give birth to the Baby Jesus—and includes innkeepers who deny the Holy Family a place of rest. You are invited to stay for carols, cookies and hot cider in the Palace Courtyard. Free.

The History Museum and Palace will close at 3 p.m. to prepare for this event.

Free event

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