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August 2013
Open DAILY 10AM to 5 PM
Open & FREE Friday evenings, 5-8PM

E V E N T S

 

Friday August 2, 2013
5-8PM
FREE Friday evenings at the Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum Hill Cafe» is also open.


Arts Alive!
Free, drop-in workshops for ages 3 to 103
Tuesdays & Thursdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A collaborative program with the Museum of Spanish Colonial Arts» and the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture» on Museum Hill to offer free workshops with no advance registration or participation fees! The workshops are outdoors (weather permitting), and do not include Museum admission.


Kuna Indian Mola 2013Tuesday & Thursday July 30 & August 1

10AM-2PM
Arts Alive!
Kuna Indian Mola Designs & Labyrinth Walks

Free hands on workshops for ages 3 to 103, children must be accompanied by an adult. Groups of 6 or more place call Patricia 505 476-1212 to reserve space and guarantee free admission to the Museum. Museum entrance to exhibitions by admission, $6.00 for NM residents, $9 for nonresidents, children 16 and under free.

Tuesday & Thursday August 6 & 8
10AM-2PM
Arts Alive!
Ghanaian Pride Flags

Free hands on workshops for ages 3 to 103, children must be accompanied by an adult. Groups of 6 or more place call Patricia 505 476-1212 to reserve space and guarantee free admission to the Museum. Museum entrance to exhibitions by admission, $6.00 for NM residents, $9 for nonresidents, children 16 and under free.



Friday,
Saturday & Sunday
August 9-11, 2013

The Museum of New Mexico Foundation Gift Shop presents a Trunk Show and Sale of Tuareg Jewelry and Crafts by International Folk Art Market Artist Moussa Albaka. Moussa Albaka is a metal- smith from Niger, Africa. He designs jewelry using sterling silver, Tuareg silver and semiprecious stones; his techniques include engraving intricate geometric designs, decorative inlay and lost wax process. Shop early for best selection. (Photo of the artist courtesy of the International Folk Art Market|Santa Fe)

 


Friday August 9, 2013
5-8PM
FREE Friday evenings at the Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum Hill Cafe» is also open.


Saturday & Sunday
August 10 & 11, 10-4PM
FREE ADMISSION!
11th Annual Rag Rug Festival and Gift Show

Handcrafted rag rugs and other home furnishings, jewelry, fiber art, unique wearable art, baskets, ceramics and hand-crafted gifts. A Women's Cottage Industries Program helping to create a more abundant life for New Mexico's Women and Girls. Co-sponsored by the New Mexico Women's Foundation» and the Museum of International Folk Art. Admission to the Museum is free all weekend in support of the Festival. For details, call 505 983-6155


Friday August 16, 2013
5-8PM
FREE Friday evenings at the Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum Hill Cafe» is also open.


Friday August 23, 2013
5-8PM
FREE Friday evenings at the Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum Hill Cafe» is also open.



Friday August 30, 2013
5-8PM
FREE Friday evenings at the Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum Hill Cafe» is also open.


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