CIRCLES | April 2024

Circles FYTD revenue update:

Step Up Campaign goals for this spring are $40,000. March was the kick-off month for the campaign and so far, we have raised, $20,000. Just another $20,000 to reach campaign goal. Look for your Step-Up info in the mail and email inbox this month. By Stepping Up you not only receive the higher-level membership benefits immediately for the duration of your current membership but for an additional year. In addition, we are also offering special step up thank you gifts for your increased support, see your letter and email for details.

Please mark your calendar for these Circles events:

• The Circles First Look, Off Center, Vladem Contemporary, June 6

T. C. Cannon, Washington Landscape with Peace Medal Indian, 1976, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 45 1/2 in. Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art. Gift of Nancy and Richard Bloch, 2001 (2001.13.1). © Joyce Cannon Yi - Executor of T. C. Cannon Estate. Photo by Blair Clark.

  •  Signature Summer Event, September
  •  The Circles First Look, iNggikithi yokuPhica /Weaving Meanings: Telephone Wire Art from South Africa, Museum of International Folk Art, November 14
  • The Circles Holiday Party, December 5

Ntombifuthi Magwasa, Lre Oval Abstract Plate, 515 x 425 mm. Darvid Arment Collection, Musuem of International Folk Art.

New Membership Help:

Help us grow our membership and ask a non-Circles friend to join you at any of these First Look events!!! It’s a wonderful way to introduce them to our museums, our Foundation and our Circles membership program.

Come to Italy with the Circles:

It’s not too late to go to Italy with fellow Circles this fall. We have only two 5-star hotel accommodations left on reserve. Sign up before they are gone. Click here for information on itinerary, price and payment schedule, or contact Cara O’Brien at 505-216-0848 or email