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Current Exhibitions

Atomic Histories Remembering New Mexico’s Nuclear Past

The Atomic Histories exhibit explores the most famous events, sometimes little known stories, and inventions born here ...

On display through May 31, 2019, at the New Mexico History Museum

Frederick Hammersley: To Paint without Thinking

Presented by The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens and the New Mexico Museum of ...

On display through September 09, 2018, at the New Mexico Museum of Art

Patrick Nagatani: Invented Realities

A Survey across the late artist’s rich career, drawn primarily from the New Mexico Museum of Art’s ...

On display through September 09, 2018, at the New Mexico Museum of Art

Beadwork Adorns the World

Extraordinary how a small glass bead from the island of Murano (Venice, Italy) or the mountains of Bohemia (Czech ...

On display through February 03, 2019, at the Museum of International Folk Art

The Land that Enchants Me So: Picturing Popular Songs of New Mexico

Before radio and television, when making music at home was the evening’s entertainment and playing the piano was ...

On display through February 24, 2019, at the New Mexico History Museum

La Ultima Exhibición

La Ultima Exhibición, curated by Augustine Romero, features visual interpretations of Rudolfo Anaya’s ...

On display through November 11, 2018, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center

Da Vinci—The Genius Exhibition at New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Da Vinci—The Genius opens at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science in Albuquerque at 9am on ...

On display through July 29, 2018, at the Museum of Natural History and Science

Crafting Memory: The Art of Community in Peru

This exhibition explores the new directions taken by current Peruvian folk artists during the recent decades of social ...

On display through March 10, 2019, at the Museum of International Folk Art

Horizons: People & Place in New Mexican Art

Drawn primarily from the New Mexico Museum of Art’s extensive collection, Horizons shows the wide and dynamic ...

On display through November 25, 2018, at the New Mexico Museum of Art

Shifting Light : Photographic Perspectives

Shifting Light offers a twenty-first century perspective on the museum’s long-term engagement with the popular ...

On display through October 07, 2018, at the New Mexico Museum of Art

Stepping Out: 10,000 Years of Walking the West

Footwear is evocative. It tells us about belonging, love, and social aspiration, reflecting the lives of makers and ...

On display through December 30, 2018, at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Artistic Heritage: Syrian Folk Art on Display in Lloyd’s Treasure Chest

Folk Art is a treasure, and Lloyd’s Treasure Chest offers a participatory gallery experience highlighting the ...

On display through July 29, 2018, at the Museum of International Folk Art

No Idle Hands: The Myths & Meanings of Tramp Art

Tramp art is the product of industry, a style of woodworking from the late 19th and early 20th centuries that made use ...

On display through September 16, 2018, at the Museum of International Folk Art

¡Aquí Estamos: The Heart of Arte!

¡Aquí Estamos: The Heart of Arte! celebrates the NHCC Art Museum’s growing permanent collection ...

On display through December 31, 2018, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center

New Mexico Colonial Home – Circa 1815

The Spanish colonial home (la casa) gives visitors an idea of what a home from the time around 1815 would have looked ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

Icons of Exploration

Showcases some of the Museum’s most celebrated objects including a real "moon rock," rare replicas of the first ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico Museum of Space History

The Cowboy Way: Drawings by Robert ’Shoofly’ Shufelt

The first artwork ever to be displayed at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum belonged to Robert ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

John P. Stapp Air & Space Park

Named after International Space Hall of Fame Inductee and aeromedical pioneer Dr. John P. Stapp, the Air and Space Park ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico Museum of Space History

Generations

The Museum’s first permanent exhibit takes visitors on an odyssey through 150 generations over 4,000 years of ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

Setting the Standard: The Fred Harvey Company and Its Legacy

Will Rogers noted that Fred Harvey “kept the West in food—and wives.” But the company’s Harvey ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico History Museum

Multiple Visions: A Common Bond

Multiple Visions: A Common Bond has been the destination for well over a million first-time and repeat visitors to the ...

On long-term display at the Museum of International Folk Art

Santa Fe Found: Fragments of Time The archaeological and historic roots of America’s oldest capital city

Now 400 years old, Santa Fe was once an infant city on the remote frontier.  Santa Fe Found: Fragments of Time, on ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico History Museum

Telling New Mexico: Stories from Then and Now

Telling New Mexico: Stories from Then and Now, the main exhibition of the New Mexico History Museum, sweeps across more ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico History Museum

Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción

Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción contains bultos, retablos, and crucifijos dating from the late 1700s ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico History Museum

Segesser Hide Paintings

Though the source of the Segesser Hide Paintings is obscure, their significance cannot be clearer: the hides are rare ...

On long-term display at the New Mexico History Museum

The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery

The Buchsbaum Gallery features each of the Pueblos of New Mexico and Arizona in a selection of pieces that represent ...

On long-term display at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Here, Now and Always

Here, Now, and Always is a major exhibition based on eight years of collaboration among Native American elders, ...

On long-term display at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

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Featured DCA Exhibitions

Setting the Standard: The Fred Harvey Company and Its Legacy

Will Rogers noted that Fred Harvey “kept the West in food—and wives.” But the company’s Harvey
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The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery

The Buchsbaum Gallery features each of the Pueblos of New Mexico and Arizona in a selection of pieces that represent
more »

Here, Now and Always

Here, Now, and Always is a major exhibition based on eight years of collaboration among Native American elders,
more »

¡Aquí Estamos: The Heart of Arte!

¡Aquí Estamos: The Heart of Arte! celebrates the NHCC Art Museum’s growing permanent collection
more »