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In addition to these events, The Museum offers daily docent tours of the current and permanent collections.

Featured Events

Salsa Under the Stars: Calle 66

Salsa Under the Stars: Calle 66

Aug 1, 2014
7 - 10 p.m.

One of Albuquerque’s hottest salsa bands, brewing an exciting blend of Son, Cha-Cha, and other Latin styles from the Caribbean and beyond.

Visit the NM Jazz Workshop website for more information and tickets.

Make Your Reservations: Christo Lecture on August 22nd

Make Your Reservations: Christo Lecture on August 22nd

Aug 1, 2014

Starting on August 1st, we will begin taking reservations for a very special lecture at the museum, given by Christo on August 22nd. This lecture will feature two upcoming projects, Over the River, Project for the Arkansas River, Colorado and The Mastaba, Project for the United Emirates. Seating will be very limited. Reservations required. On August 1st, please call 505-338-8760 to reserve your seat. Reservations will be taken in the order they are received. Due to the popularity of this event, people will be limited to no more than two tickets. Tickets will be available for pickup at the Museum between 5-5:45 p.m. on the date of the event unless otherwise notified. If the event is sold out, and you wish to be placed on a waiting list, please come to the Museum at 5 p.m. on August 22.

If you have additional questions about the lecture, contact the Museum at 505-243-7255.

Jazz Under the Stars: Brazilian night w/Jazz Brasileiro & Friends/Jackie Zamora Brazilian Sextet

Jazz Under the Stars: Brazilian night w/Jazz Brasileiro & Friends/Jackie Zamora Brazilian Sextet

Aug 2, 2014
7 - 10 p.m.

From Jobim to Joyce, Jazz Brasileiro is synonymous with Brazilian Jazz, playing both classic bossa nova and a wide range of contemporary Brazilian music. The collaboration between guitarist Tony Cesarano and vocalist Debo Orlofsky highlights exquisitely crafted guitar lines and gorgeously haunting melodies sung in Portuguese and English. Accomplished multi-instrumentalists, drummer John Bartlit and bassist Justin Bransford bring their rich talents to the performance.

Visit the NM Jazz Workshop website for more information and tickets.

Family Fun Day: Bolo Ties

Family Fun Day: Bolo Ties

Aug 2, 2014
2 - 5 p.m.

Through performances, art and gallery activities in the exhibition, families explore the art and heritage of artists who create these stunning bolo ties. At 3 p.m. enjoy a performance by storyteller Sunny Dooley (Diné) telling “summer stories” featuring the birds of summer. This program is free. Dooley’s performance is made possible by the New Mexico Humanities Council and the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.

Art in the Afternoon

Art in the Afternoon

Aug 2, 2014
2 - 5 p.m.

Enjoy live music every Saturday. Free admission to the Museum between 2 and 5 p.m. Fantastic food and drink specials are offered!

Band: Harry Irizarry (World Music)