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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at the Museum of New Mexico

2/2/15, Monday
3:00pm — 5:00pm
Folk Art in Color
Cochineal: the Red that Colored the World

The second in a series of four free lectures exclusively for current friends to get together, enjoy some snacks and stimulating conversations about folk art from New Mexico and beyond.  All celebrating the 2015 #SummerofColorinSantaFeNM, each speaker is uniquely qualified, the planning committee is very excited and has the RSVP line all set up.  We look forward to seeing members enjoy the Museums and Museum Hill!

Museum of International Folk Art

2/4/15, Wednesday
12:15pm — 1:15pm
Spotlight Tours of NM Museum of Art

A series of gallery talks by NM Museum of Art Docents featuring artists on display in the Museum.

New Mexico Museum of Art

2/6/15, Friday
5:30pm — 6:30pm
Gallery Talk
Focus on Photography

Series of events in the year-long project Focus on Photography. Meet local photographers 5:30-6:30pm. Free

New Mexico Museum of Art

2/6/15, Friday
5:30pm — 7:00pm
Be Mine
A Valentines craft event

Bring your crafting skills to make old-timey Valentines, inspired by historic cards from the collection. Kids and families welcome. A Free First Friday Evening event, part of the exhibit Gustave Baumann and Friends: Artist Cards from Holidays Past.

New Mexico History Museum

2/7/15, Saturday
1:00pm — 4:00pm
Coiled Basketry Demonstration
with Lynette Etsitty



Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

2/8/15, Sunday
2:00pm — 4:00pm
Make a Camera Obscura
A Pinhole Photography workshop

Join Santa Fe educator, photographer and camera obscura developer Jackie Mathey for a family workshop on building a take-home tabletop camera obscura that can be used as drawing aids. Explore how light moves and images are formed. Travel in your imagination to the age of the Renaissance where devices like these were used by artists. It’s free, but class size is limited; make a reservation by calling 505-476-5087.

New Mexico History Museum

2/8/15, Sunday
2:00pm — 3:00pm
GranMary’s Place Storytelling

GranMary’s Place is a storytelling program at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture that is dedicated to celebrating the memory of Docent Mary Sudbrink. Mary loved life, children, and telling stories to children visiting the Museum.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

MORE INFO:

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
www.indianartsandculture.org

Museum of International Folk Art
www.internationalfolkart.org

New Mexico Museum of Art
www.nmartmuseum.org

New Mexico State Monuments
www.nmmonuments.org/

Office of Archaeological Studies
www.nmarchaeology.org

New Mexico History Museum
www.nmhistorymuseum.org