LANL Foundation: Sharing The Good News

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Welcome to our very first monthly news e-newsletter. With this newsletter, the LANL Foundation will share some of the GOOD happening in Northern New Mexico.

Department Of Cultural Affairs Events From January 3-12, 2020

  Events this week:  Culture Series: Camp Cody: A World War I Training Camp in Deming at Farm & Ranch Artist Led Tour Sayaka Ganz-Reclaimed Creations at Museum of Natural History & Science Events next week:  Exhibit Opening – From Combat to Carpets: The Art of Afghan War Rugs at Museum of International Folk Art Repurpose Plastic […]

Department Of Cultural Affairs Events Dec. 20, 2019 Through January 5, 2020

  Events this week:  NHCC and Festival Ballet Albuquerque Present The Nutcracker in the Land of Enchantment Campfire Christmas Cookies at Farm and Ranch Museum of Art Annual Holiday Open House Museums & Historic sites closed Christmas Day & New Years Day   Fri. Sat. Sun. Dec. 20, 21, 22, (7 p.m. Fri., Sat., Sun.) […]

Coming Up @ EVFAC!!

  Classes starting soon at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center for October through November.

Doreen Martinez Wins EVAF “Best of Show”

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Doreen Martinez Wins EVAF “Best of Show” 

Ron Martinez Takes First In Raised Relief Carving Of “Our Lady of Lourdes” & “El Santuario” 


Northern New Mexicans create some of the most beautiful crosses in the U.S., possibly in the world. Maybe it’s because of the over 400-year history of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, in this area brought by priests, accompanying Governor Don Juan de Onate, and the first European-linked settlers in 1598.  Doreen Martinez, of Cuartelez, was honored with the 2016 Espanola Valley Arts Festival “Best of Show” award…

Sustaining the Local Fiber Arts Heritage


A special lecture on rebuilding and sustaining the local fiber art culture of northern New Mexico, Tuesday evening from 6:30-8:30 at historic Los Luceros in Alcalde.