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Events - Museum Foundation - Museum of New Mexico

Museum Foundation

Museum Foundation

Feb 23

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 24

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 25

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 26

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 27

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 28

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Feb 28

Winter Lecture Series Nancy Bartlit

6 to 7 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Free lecture on “The Santa Fe Japanese Internment Camp in the Shadow of Los Alamos 1942–1946” 6pm St. Francis Auditorium.

Mar 1

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 1

NM Seniors Free

10 AM to 5 PM / Museum of International Folk Art

New Mexico residents age 60 and over are admitted free every Wednesday

Mar 1

Docent Training

2:30 to 4:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

For more information or to apply, please contact Sara Van Note, Volunteer Coordinator, at 476-5075 or email sara.vannote@state.nm.us.

Mar 2

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 3

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 3

Gallery Talk Alcoves 16/17 #7

5:30 to 6:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Meet the artists of Alcoves 16/17 #7 and discuss their work on view in the gallery 5:30 - 6:30PM

Mar 3

Music at the Museum Ethran Chkhiro

5:30 to 7:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

Ethran Chkhiro plays music rooted in classical guitar and profoundly inspired by the Moroccan sounds he grew up with as well as the environment he now inhabits. Free 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Mar 4

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 5

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 5

First Sunday- NM residents Free New Mexico resident free day

10 AM to 5 PM / Museum of International Folk Art

The first Sunday of each month, New Mexico residents are admitted free.

Mar 5

Aerial Photography and the 1929 Chaco Canyon Field School Session Lecture with Frances Joan Mathien, Ph.D.

1 to 3 PM / Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

A retired National Park Service archaeologist, Mathien proposed researching the field schools and asked that her colleague, Joyce Raab, and she be afforded space and use of UNM facilities during the project. She sits on the Chaco Culture National Historic Park Museum Collection Committee as a volunteer researcher and considers "this [project] part of the cooperative relationship between the two institutions," UNM and Chaco Culture NHP.

Though officially retired, Mathien is Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico and Research Associate with the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, UNM. Major career interests have been on socio-economics of Chaco Canyon and turquoise as a pre-Columbian item of exchange

Mar 6

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 7

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 8

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 8

NM Seniors Free

10 AM to 5 PM / Museum of International Folk Art

New Mexico residents age 60 and over are admitted free every Wednesday

Mar 8

Docent Training

2:30 to 4:30 PM / New Mexico Museum of Art

For more information or to apply, please contact Sara Van Note, Volunteer Coordinator, at 476-5075 or email sara.vannote@state.nm.us.

Mar 9

Daily Docent Tours

12 / New Mexico Museum of Art

Enjoy a tour of the museum by one of our volunteer docents. Call 505-476-5063 for times.

Mar 9

The Circles First Look: No Idle Hands: The Myths & Meanings of Tramp Art Museum of International Folk Art

5:30 to 7 PM / Museum of New Mexico Foundation

The Circles members will be first to see No Idle Hands: The Myths & Meanings of Tramp Art, which presents 150 examples of this art form, characterized by notched and layered wood to create various household objects. Made in the US and Europe (1870s-1940s), tramp art was an art of working class family men—despite what its name suggests.