Art and Social Commentary: 3rd Thursday at Albuquerque Museum
Celebrate the world of New York during the era of the "When Modern Was Contemporary" exhibit. Create a work of art based on the exhibit. Listen to jazz music from the times with Entourage Jazz. Discover how the arts center of New York came to be.
Make 3rd Thursdays a regular event on your family's calendar!
Hear a panel on social commentary in art moderated by Curator of Art Andrew Connors and including artists Jami Porter Lara and Bob Haozous. Print a political poster with screen printers Jon Sanchez and Jeremy Montoya. Enjoy music by Baracutanga, a group of musicians that aims to promote intercultural experiences that empower Latinos with a positive message of self-affirmation.
- Free admission from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Select gallery exhibits open for viewing
- Food and adult drink specials at the cafe, Slate at the Museum
- Extended hours for evening shopping at the Museum Store
Experience Albuquerque Museum in a whole new way.
Support for 3rd Thursdays provided by the Urban Enhancement Trust Fund and Southwest Capital Bank.
Albuquerque Museum Education Center Open House
Albuquerque Museum and Sam Sterling Architecture invite you to an Open House for the Museum's proposed Education Center
Wednesday, January 17, 1 - 4 p.m. or
Thursday, January 18, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The education center is envisioned as a dynamic space for participatory learning tied to the Museum's collections and exhibitions. At the open house you can:
- Explore current ideas about the education center through models and other visuals
- Participate by sharing your own ideas (materials provided)
No need to RSVP. Drop by at your convenience. We hope to see you there!
Funding for program planning of the Albuquerque Museum Education Center is provided by PNM Fund, a division of PNM Resources Foundation