CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Revolt 1680-2180: Virgil Ortiz, 2016 Artist-in-Residence

Revolt 1680-2180: Virgil Ortiz, 2016 Artist-in-Residence

Until Jul 9, 2017

Cochiti Pueblo artist, potter, fashion designer and photographer Virgil Ortiz transforms Albuquerque Museum into Pueblo Revolt.

Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television

Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television

Until Aug 27, 2017

From Billy the Kid to Breaking Bad, movies and television have portrayed and marketed our state into the present day. Guest curated by American cultural historian Paul Andrew Hutton, this pop culture exhibit includes westerns, war movies, comedy, and science fiction.

Spirit of Creation

Spirit of Creation

Until Nov 5, 2017

Spirit of Creation: Works on Paper by Native American Artists from the Permanent Collection
 

Chasing the Cure to Albuquerque: Tuberculosis and Social Change

Chasing the Cure to Albuquerque: Tuberculosis and Social Change

Until Oct 29, 2017

Chasing the Cure will show the significant historical impact of tuberculosis  and how New Albuquerque expanded socially, politically, and economically as a result of TB in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Images in Silver: Albuquerque Museum Photo Archives

Images in Silver: Albuquerque Museum Photo Archives

Until Jun 30, 2018

Albuquerque Museum's rich archive of historic photographs - more than 130,000 - document Albuquerque, its people, architecture, businesses, urban landscape, and depictions of daily life and important events. The archives have long served as an important resource for the community, including artists and writers.

Albuquerque Museum's 50th anniversary is commemorated in a series of books highlight the Museum's collections. The guide to Photo Archives features 180 images drawn from six collections acquired over the years. In June 2017, we will exhibit 24 representative images to celebrate the publication of the anniversary collections guide.

The Leekya Family: Master Carvers of Zuni Pueblo

The Leekya Family: Master Carvers of Zuni Pueblo

Until Sep 24, 2017

Zuni carver Leekya Deyuse emerged in the early 1900s as the preeminent maker of stone figural sculptures, fetishes, mosaic work and figural jewelry in the 20th century