Luján Announces 2020 Congressional Art Competition Winner

“Congratulations to Kira Medina of Raton on winning the 2020 Congressional Art Competition and inspiring us with her creativity and artistic talent. I’m grateful to Kira and all of the students who participated in this year’s competition – including their teachers – for showcasing the resilience of New Mexicans during this time,” said Luján.

Michelle Laflamme-Childs appointed As Executive Director Of New Mexico Arts

    Santa Fe, NM – The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Laflamme-Childs as Executive Director of New Mexico Arts, the state arts agency. She most recently served as Program Director for the 1% for Art in Public Places Program of New Mexico Arts.   […]

Department of Cultural Affairs Events from Jan. 31 – Feb. 9

  Events this week:  Smart Path Teacher Workshop at Museum of Natural History & Science Museum of International Folk Art’s Annual Lunar New Year Celebration An Indigenous Archaeology of a Colonial Encounter in the Pueblo Southwest at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Making History: Be Mine: A Valentines Craft Event at History Museum Public […]

Albuquerque Filmmaker’s Debut Reaps Accolades

The film returns to New Mexico in February as an official selection of the 2020 Santa Fe Film Festival. “Caffeine and Gasoline: Evolution of the American Rocker” will be shown Sunday, February 16 at 4:00 p.m. at the Center for Contemporary Arts at 1050 Old Pecos Trail in Santa Fe.

Department Of Cultural Affairs Events January 24 – February 2, 2020

  Events this week:  Opening Reception: The birth, death and resurrection of Christ at Museum of Art Exhibit Opening: El Voto Femenino at National Hispanic Cultural Center Final look at Here, Now and Always at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Public Reception with artist talks: Community Through Making at Museum of International Folk Art Hardship, Greed and Sorrow: An Officer’s […]

Department Of Cultural Affairs Events Jan. 17-26, 2020

  Events this week:  Opening of British Museum Exhibition:  The birth, death, and resurrection of Christ from Michelangelo to Tiepolo at Museum of Art Exhibition Opening: El Voto Femenino at National Hispanic Cultural Center  Canes of Power Film Screening with Dr. Matthew Martinez at Museum of Indian Art and Culture  Inside Opera Workshop Series at National Hispanic Cultural […]