MUSEUM BLOG

The Wood Wide Web: The Artistry and Morality of Marietta Patricia Leis and Robert Macfarlane
The Wood Wide Web: The Artistry and Morality of Marietta Patricia Leis and Robert Macfarlane

Both the world wide web and the wood wide web are templates for connections and communications. The world web connects humans and the wood web connects trees. Together they are essential for sustenance, support, and solace. Together they are the basis for the visual art of Marietta Patricia Leis and the verbal art of Robert Macfarlane.

Fact and Fabrication: The Art of Heather McGill
Fact and Fabrication: The Art of Heather McGill

Heather McGill, whose works are on display in ALCOVES NO. 2 at the New Mexico Museum of Art until February 9th, 2020, is a master of reconciling such opposing concepts of: fact and fabrication, individual and mass produced craftwork, conventional female and male artistic expressions, history and modern technology.

Nominate now!
Nominate now!

Do you know a living artist or arts organization in New Mexico who you would like to nominate for a lifetime achievement award? Nominate between now and April 5, 2019 for the 2019 Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts.

One picture is worth 1000 words
One picture is worth 1000 words

Some literary excerpts to guide you through our photography exhibition Shots in the Dark.

Night Life Imagination Station
Night Life Imagination Station

Beginning November 17 the Museum will explore the many aspects of night time through art

HE WHO CAN ……TEACHES
HE WHO CAN ……TEACHES

The New Mexico Museum of Art is looking for volunteers interested in joining our incredible docent program.

STEAM heat
STEAM heat

This summer visitors to the museum of all ages can enjoy a variety of activities relating to science, technology, engineering, art and math!

Theme and Variations
Theme and Variations

What do Johann Sebation Bach, Paul Auster and Frederick Hammersley have in common? Find out by reading our latest blog entry.

Vision and Voice in the Land of Enchantment : Patrick Nagatani and John Adams
Vision and Voice in the Land of Enchantment : Patrick Nagatani and John Adams

This summer Santa Fe offers multiple opportunities to explore artists' responses to the atomic bomb.

Mystery of the missing mural
Mystery of the missing mural

Every work of art has a story to tell...