MIAC 2022

2022 represents the culmination of a revitalized major exhibit, a groundbreaking new gallery space, the return of an in-person Indigenous art market and so much more at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC). Join us as we celebrate one of the most notable Indigenous museums in North America and its critical role in generating a greater understanding of the artistic, cultural and intellectual achievements of the Native peoples of the Southwest.

Notable MIAC Events in 2022:

    • Native Treasures Night Market and Art Market, May 28, 29 and 30, 2022
    • Closing of Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass, June 2022
    • Celebration Dinner and Preview of the newly renovated Here, Now and Always exhibit, June 25, 2022
    • Circles First Look of Here, Now and Always, June 30, 2022
    • Member Preview of Here, Now and Always, July 1, 2022
    • Public Opening of Here, Now and Always, July 3, 2022
    • Public opening of Grounded in Clay, in collaboration with the School of Advanced Research and Vilcek Foundation, July 24, 2022
    • Honoring Nakota LaRance: Celebrating the Art and Traditions of Hoop Dance, August 6, 2022

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2022 Signature Sponsorships

Premier Sponsor

$100,000

Major Sponsor

$50,000

Grand Sponsor

$25,000

Speaker Series Sponsor

$15,000

The Museum of New Mexico Foundation and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture are collaborating to provide exciting sponsorship opportunities unique to 2022. With a single gift, donors will receive exclusive invitations to MIAC events throughout the year and receive special benefits and recognition at each of them.

The 2022 Signature MIAC Sponsorships are ideal for businesses, foundations and individuals, providing a truly memorable chance to celebrate and be inspired by all that this remarkable museum has to offer. Event benefits include access to exclusive events with Indigenous dignitaries, celebrities and museum VIPs, as well as tickets to dinners, programs, celebrations and parties, and much more. These sponsorships provide a tremendous opportunity to engage with and support one of the most notable Indigenous arts and culture museums in the country during this momentous year.

For more information on these sponsorships, benefits or individual non-tax-deductible amounts, contact Lauren Paige, Director of Leadership Giving for the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture and the Office of Archaeological Studies, lauren@museumfoundation.org or 505.982.2282.

Premier Signature Sponsor Benefits

  • (16) Tickets to the Here, Now and Always Celebration Dinner (June 25, 2022)
  • (10) Joy Harjo Event Tickets (March 2, 2022)
  • (8) Native Treasures Live Auction Preview Tickets
  • (8) Native Treasures Live Auction Seats
  • (8) Native Treasures Living Treasure Reception and Night Market Tickets (May 28, 2022)
  • (8) Tickets per Here, Now and Always Speaker Series Event
  • Invitation to a MIAC Dignitary VIP Reception (exclusive)
  • Invitation to a Here, Now and Always installation preview with a curator (exclusive)
  • Invitation to an IAIA/MIAC Collaborative Event (exclusive)
  • Invitation to the Indian Market Exhibit preview at the History Museum
  • Invitation to the Grounded in Clay exhibit preview
  • Private Group Tour of a MIAC Exhibit of Choice
  • Recognition in Event Collateral and in the MIAC lobby year-round
  • Tickets to the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

*To sign up for this sponsorship, please contact Lauren Paige at 505.982.2282 or lauren@museumfoundation.org 

Major Signature Sponsor Benefits

  • (8) Tickets to the Here, Now and Always Celebration Dinner (June 25, 2022)
  • (6) Joy Harjo Event Tickets (March 2, 2022)
  • (4) Native Treasures Live Auction Preview Tickets
  • (4) Native Treasures Live Auction Seats
  • (4) Native Treasures Living Treasure Reception and Night Market Tickets (May 28, 2022)
  • (4) Tickets per Here, Now and Always Speaker Series Event
  • Invitation to a Here, Now and Always installation preview with a curator (exclusive)
  • Invitation to an IAIA/MIAC Collaborative Event (exclusive)
  • Invitation to the Indian Market Exhibit preview at the History Museum
  • Invitation to the Grounded in Clay exhibit preview
  • Private Group Tour of a MIAC Exhibit of Choice
  • Recognition in Event Collateral and in the MIAC lobby year-round
  • Tickets to the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

*To sign up for this sponsorship, please contact Lauren Paige at 505.982.2282 or lauren@museumfoundation.org 

Grand Signature Sponsor Benefits

  • (4) Tickets to the Here, Now and Always Celebration Dinner (June 25, 2022)
  • (4) Joy Harjo Event Tickets (March 2, 2022)
  • (2) Native Treasures Live Auction Preview Tickets
  • (2) Native Treasures Live Auction Seats
  • (2) Native Treasures Living Treasure Reception and Night Market Tickets (May 28, 2022)
  • (2) Tickets per Here, Now and Always Speaker Series Event
  • Invitation to a Here, Now and Always installation preview with a curator (exclusive)
  • Invitation to an IAIA/MIAC Collaborative Event (exclusive)
  • Invitation to the Indian Market Exhibit preview at the History Museum
  • Invitation to the Grounded in Clay exhibit preview
  • Private Group Tour of a MIAC Exhibit of Choice
  • Recognition in Event Collateral and in the MIAC lobby year-round
  • Tickets to the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

*To sign up for this sponsorship, please contact Lauren Paige at 505.982.2282 or lauren@museumfoundation.org 

Here, Now and Always Speaker Series Sponsorship Benefits

  • (2) Tickets to the Here, Now and Always Celebration Dinner (June 25, 2022)
  • (10) Joy Harjo Event Tickets (March 2, 2022)
  • (10) Tickets per Here, Now and Always Speaker Series Event
  • Recognition in Event Collateral and in the MIAC lobby year-round
  • Tickets to the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

*To sign up for this sponsorship, please contact Lauren Paige at 505.982.2282 or lauren@museumfoundation.org