Events

    
Monday Art Walking Tours

MONDAY, APRIL 3 through MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27
Monday Art Walking Tours
Weekly
10:00 am

Meet at the museum gift shop steps.  Please call the front desk to confirm: 505-476-5063. Cost: $10 per adult.

Closed for restoration

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 through FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24
Closed for restoration

The Museum of Art will be temporarily closed to all visitors for restoration.

100th Birthday Event

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25
100th Birthday Event
10:00 am

Free, day-long birthday block party for all ages from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Museum and on the Santa Fe Plaza. 

Daily Tours

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27 through WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27
Daily Tours

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer guides. Call 505-476-5041 to confirm.

Film screening: Painting Santa Fe

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30
Film screening: Painting Santa Fe
7:00 pm

This is the premier showing of a film focusing on the founding of the Santa Fe art colony. Tickets sold out.

First Friday

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1
First Friday
5:00 pm

Enjoy extended hours at the museum when we are open from 5-7PM on the first Friday of the month

Holiday Party

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2
Holiday Party

FOCA+P Exclusive Event

Library Open House

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6
Library Open House
Gustave Baumann and printmaking in New Mexico
1:00 pm

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to read about Gustave Baumann and printmaking in New Mexico. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

High Desert Harps Holiday Music

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9
High Desert Harps Holiday Music
1:00 pm

Enjoy a special, holiday-themed performance by High Desert Harps in the Museum lobby. Free. 1 to 2.30pm

Holiday Open House

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17
Holiday Open House
Noon

Puppet plays, art making projects, photos with Santa Claus, and other holiday festivities 12-4pm

Library Open House

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3
Library Open House
Art criticism from Robert Henri to Lucy R. Lippard
1:00 pm

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to research art criticism of the last century. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

Music at the Museum

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5
Music at the Museum
AlmaZazz
5:00 pm

Live European pop music by AlmaZazz at the Museum 5-7PM.

First Friday Art Chats

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5
First Friday Art Chats
6:00 pm

Celebrating the 100 year history of the Museum, volunteer guides present 15 minute pop up talks prompting conversations about the architecture of the building  and art in the collection.   

Angela Meade Masterclass

FRIDAY, JANUARY 12
Angela Meade Masterclass
3:00 pm

Performance Santa Fe is hosting a free masterclass taught by Angela Meade in the St. Francis Auditorium 3-5pm

People to People

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17
People to People
Gallery Conversations on the third Wednesday of the month
12:30 pm

Led by artists, curators, and community members – this program invites diverse personal perspectives and fresh insight into the work on view and experience of visual arts. 

Conversations in Collections

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26
Conversations in Collections
1:00 pm

Learn what it takes to care for a museum collection with a presentation highlighting the details about the Preservation of Museum Collections.

Winter Lecture Series

TUESDAY, JANUARY 30
Winter Lecture Series
Ladies of the Canyons
6:00 pm

Come learn about the history of extraordinary women of the Southwest in St. Francis Auditorium 6 - 7 pm. Free.

Music at the Museum

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2
Music at the Museum
Dos Gatos
5:00 pm

Hear live Blues performed by Dos Gatos at the museum 5-7PM.

First Friday Art Chats

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2
First Friday Art Chats
6:00 pm

Celebrating the 100 year history of the Museum, volunteer guides present 15 minute pop up talks prompting conversations about the architecture of the building and art in the collection.

Valentine’s Day Extravaganza

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4
Valentine’s Day Extravaganza
1:00 pm

Join us for a day of art making and, yes, love, creating cards, special heart ornaments, poetry, and one-of-a-kind Valentine’s Day collages. Draw inspiration from the art on view and celebrate the beauty and romance of the 100 year old building. All ages welcome.

Library Open House

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7
Library Open House
Museum Issues
1:00 pm

Drop in to the library any time from 1-4PM to learn how museums work. The Museum’s Librarian/Archivist will be here to answer any questions and show you all the library has to offer. Free.

People to People

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21
People to People
Gallery Conversations on the third Wednesday of the month
12:30 pm

Led by artists, curators, and community members – this program invites diverse personal perspectives and fresh insight into the work on view and experience of visual arts.

Conversations in Collections

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23
Conversations in Collections
Noon

Applying museum practices to your personal art collections and family heirlooms can be a great tool for documenting these special objects. Join the Collections team to discuss the different ways in which to document your collection.

Winter Lecture Series

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27
Winter Lecture Series
Fray Angelico Chavez Vs. Willa Cather
6:00 pm

Come learn about the history of two great Southwestern writers, Fray Angelico Chavez and Willa Cather, in St. Francis Auditorium 6 - 7 pm. Free.

Music at the Museum

FRIDAY, MARCH 2
Music at the Museum
Rio: Bossa Nova
5:00 pm

 Live Jazz by Rio: Bossa Nova at the Museum 5-7PM. 



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