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

Featured Events

Free Wednesday: Film Series

Free Wednesday: Film Series

Sep 3, 2014
11 a.m.

Join us for a three part series of films in conjunction with the exhibition, Christo and Jeanne-Claude: The Tom Golden Collection. This month’s featured film, Umbrellas, takes a poignant, in-depth look at the concept and realization of the project, Umbrellas: Joint Project for Japan and U.S.A. (81 minutes). This program is free.

Art in the Afternoon

Art in the Afternoon

Sep 6, 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: Power Slyde (Smooth jazz and funk)
 

Book Talk and Signing - The Art & Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist

Book Talk and Signing - The Art & Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist

Sep 7, 2014
1 - 3 p.m.

Editor Josef Diaz and essayists Robin Farwell Gavin, Donna Pierce, William Wroth,Charles Carrillo, and Dennis Reinhartz will discuss and sign their book The Art & Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco: New Spain's Explorer, Cartographer, and Artist.

Bernardo Miera y Pacheco (1713-1785) drew the first maps of New Mexico and the Four Corners region, and many art historians consider Miera the first New Mexico santero. The full extent of his art, life, and works are the focus of this long-anticipated book that discusses Miera’s remarkable contributions as artist, explorer, and cartographer.

The book discussion will begin at 1 p.m. in the Museum Auditorium, and the authors will sign books afterwards. Copies of the book will be available in the Museum Store.

Art in the Afternoon

Art in the Afternoon

Sep 13, 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: Cuba Pacha Trio (Traditional Cuban)

3rd Thursday: Native American Bolo Ties

3rd Thursday: Native American Bolo Ties

Sep 18, 2014
5 - 8:30 p.m.

Join us for an evening celebrating the uniquely Southwestern art form of the bolo tie. Listen to a gallery talk by jeweler Eugene Nelson whose work is featured in the exhibition . Make your own “bolo tie” to wear, and enjoy the musicof Albuquerque band Cowboys and Indian in the amphitheater. Free event.