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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 2, 2018
Library Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
New Deal art

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to research art that was funded by the Federal Government under Franklin Roosevelt’s "New Deal". 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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May 2, 2018
Friends of History Lecture Series
New Mexico History Museum
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Legacy of the Rio Arriba county Courthouse Raid, Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico

Lecture by Robert J. Torrez, author; New Mexico State Historian 1987-2000; former president Historical Society of New Mexico

 Free Auditorium event

Seating is limited/bottled water only please

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May 4, 2018
FIRST FRIDAY - DA VINCI & MILITARY INNOVATIONS
Museum of Natural History and Science
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

See how modern defensive systems work, some of which were inspired by da Vinci’s drawings.

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May 5, 2018
9th Annual Folk Art Flea
Museum of International Folk Art
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Not your usual flea market

Current members of Friends of Folk Art shop from 9 to 10 am!

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May 5, 2018
Adobe Brick Making
New Mexico History Museum
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Come join Cornerstones Communnity Partnerships in learning the process of making your own Adobe Brick.

Free event

Held in the Museum Courtyard-Bottled water only please.

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May 6, 2018
Teri Greeves Discusses Her Beading Work
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
A "Stepping Out" Program

Join us on Sunday, May 6, for a fascinating talk with Teri Greeves about her beading process and her contributions to the Stepping Out footwear exhibition. Admission is free for New Mexico residents the first Sunday of the month.

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May 9, 2018
LECTURE - ART AND GEOSCIENCE: LEONARDO’S LANDSCAPES
Museum of Natural History and Science
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Dr. Gary Rosenberg, Milwaukee Public Museum - Discover da Vinci’s use of geology in his art.

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May 11, 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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May 12, 2018
Meet Amazing Women of the Wild West
Fort Selden Historic Site
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Meet Amazing Women of the Wild West at the Fort Selden Historic Site

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May 12, 2018
Mother’s Day Tea at Fort Stanton Historic Site
Fort Stanton Historic Site
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 2 p.m.- Mother’s Day Tea at Fort Stanton Historic Site

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May 12, 2018
Adobe Brick Making
New Mexico History Museum
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Come join Cornerstones Community Partnerships in learning the process of making your own adobe brick.

Free event

Held in the Museum Courtyard-Bottled water only please.

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May 12, 2018
Third Annual Bosque Redondo Memorial Gourd Dance
Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Healing the Past for our Children’s Future

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May 16, 2018
People to People
New Mexico Museum of Art
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Artist Betty Hahn discusses her work on view in Shfting Light

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May 16, 2018
“Is Adobe Relevant Today?”
New Mexico History Museum
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
A talk by Jake Barrow

This talk by Jake Borrow of Cornerstones will focus on the themes of culture and heritage in relation to the past, present, and future of adobe as a building material being preserved and used in our state from the perspective of Cornerstones Community Partnerships.

Located in the museums’ Meem room-Limited seating

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May 17, 2018
Maria Samora, Jeweler - A Touch of Gold
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friends of Indian Art Event

Long a favorite jeweler for stylish New Mexican women, Maria has a worldwide following. Her work is contemporary yet evolving, inspired by nature and the gems she finds. Her style is understated elegance and simplicity combining different metals and stones. Her masterful metal working techniques make her jewelry entirely wearable but it also must “lie and feel right”.


Samora Studio is an award-winning, Taos family-business, inspired by her culture and creative spirit. Maria works with her husband, jeweler and photographer Kevin Rebholtz. 


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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May 18, 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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May 19, 2018
2018 STUDIO TOUR /GALISTEO
New Mexico Museum of Art
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

FoCA+P Members only tour of artist studios in Galisteo. Limited to 30 attendees!

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May 23, 2018
PANEL DISCUSSION - SCIENCE AND ART: INTERSECTIONS
Museum of Natural History and Science
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Meet artists using a variety of media and scientists who integrate art into their research.

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May 24, 2018
The Year of Lear
New Mexico History Museum
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
A talk by James Shapiro

James Shapiro, professor at Columbia University and author of The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606, gives a talk and discussion on King Lear as well as Shakespeare in America for the International Shakespeare Center.

Book sales following the talk

Auditorium event-bottled water only please

 

Ticketed Event:

http://www.InternationalShakespeare.center/james-shapiro

 

 

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May 24, 2018
Conversations with Collections
New Mexico Museum of Art
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
E. Martin Hennings

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

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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
Domesticating the Wild: Archaeological Research into Turkey Husbandry & Management
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Archaeology 101 Series / with Cyler Conrad

Explore the ways archaeology in the prehispanic Southwest has helped us understand how humans and turkeys interacted together through time with LANL Archaeologist and UNM graduate student Cyler Conrad.

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May 26, 2018
Lincoln After Dark
Lincoln Historic Site
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.- Lincoln After Dark at the Lincoln Historic Site

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May 26, 2018
Reggae by the River at Coronado
Coronado Historic Site
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Satuday, May 26, 2018, 2 p.m.-6 p.m. - Reggae by the River at Coronado Historic Site

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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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