ART EVENTS & MEMBER UPDATES

March 2021

DOWNTOWN

HARWOOD

1114 7th Street NW - 242.6367 - harwoodartcenter.org - map

Encompass is a unique multigenerational art event that takes place annually each spring. It features four new outdoor installation commissions, one indoor gallery exhibition and online Open Studios shop and galleries. This year, the focus is on nourishment and interconnection in a time of distance. Featured artists are Lynnette Haozous, Ade Cruz, Caitlin Carcerano, Viola Arduini, Escuela Del Sol Montessori students and Harwood studio artists.

Exhibition dates: March 8 - April 15, 2021

Indoor Exhibition & Open Studios Shop debuts: March 8

Outdoor Murals & Walking Tour debuts: March 25

Virtual Celebration & Artist Talks: Thursday, March 25, 5:30pm

Register for the event: www.harwoodartcenter.org/encompass

 

OFFCENTER COMMUNITY ARTS PROJECT

808 Park Ave, SW - 247.1172 - offcenterarts.org - map

OFFCenter Community Arts Project - Currently celebrating its 20th Anniversary!

Current Evolving Artist Window Exhibition: Poetry & Paintings by Phillip Hughes-Luing

All work is available for purchase (100% of sale to artist) and will be featured on March 5. (Safe distancing and masks of course!) Mini-gallery (all donated art) is open every Tuesday & Wednesday from noon to 3 pm.

 

RICOCHET GALLERY

1102 Mountain RD NW - (704) 345.5029​ - ricochetgallery.com
Support local - buy local - support the community. 10% of March sales will go directly to the New Mexico Gay Men's Chorus. Regular hours, following the grand opening will be, Wed-Sat, noon - 5pm. (The gallery will be practicing Covid safe rules as issued.)

 

516 ARTS

516 Central Ave SW - 242.1445 - 516arts.org - map

Join us tomorrow for the virtual opening of two solo exhibitions!

Free • Online • Saturday, February 27, 6–7pm

Neal Ambrose-Smith: The (Tense) Present, curated by Suzanne Newman Fricke, PhD, features work that combines a range of imagery and media to create a complex reflection on current events. Afton Love: Perfect Union explores geology, particularly how rocks are created and transformed on the earth’s surface. Both exhibitions are on view February 27-May 22, 2021.

Open by appointment only, Wednesday-Saturday, noon-4pm.

HEIGHTS

THE GALLERY ABQ

Hoffmantown, 8210 Menaul Blvd. NE - 292.9333 - thegalleryabq.com - map

First Friday, March 5th 4-8:00 pm

The gallery is excited to have Virginia Primozic from Gallup, NM. She states on her website "The central element that unifies my work is the non-traditional medium of paper. With the exception of some occasional under painting, paper supplies all the color."

 

WEEMS GALLERY

7200 Montgomery BLVD NE - 293.6133 - weemsgallery.com - map
Check out the gallery website and social media for upcoming events!

WEYRICH GALLERY

2935 D Louisiana Blvd. NE - 883.7410 - weyrichgallery.com - map

The oil paintings of New Mexico artists Carla Forrest and Peggy Trigg will be featured in their spring show Range of View from February 5 through March 26.

 

 

NOB HILL

MATRIX FINE ART

3812 Central Ave SE, Suite 100 A -  917.8054 - matrixfineartabq.com - map
Check out the gallery website and social media for upcoming events!

 

 

 

 

 

OLD TOWN

AMAPOLA GALLERY

205 Romero St NW - 242.4311 - amapolagallery.com - map
Check out the gallery website and social media for upcoming events!

 

GHOSTWOLF GALLERY

206-1/2 San Felipe St. NW STE 3 - 246.9653 - ghostwolf.gallery - map
Ghostwolf is delighted to announce that the gallery will be open regular hours again in March! (11-6 daily) Come by and see the gorgeous new space at 206-1/2 San Felipe St. NW in Albuquerque Old Town’s Patio Market! In lieu of the annual “Women’s Work” exhibition, the gallery will have a special selection of works from Ghostwolf artists honoring Women’s History month.< >

 

YUCCA GALLERY

206 1/2 San Felipe NW - 247.8931 - yuccaartgallery.com - map
The gallery will feature Susan Aamot, Myra Gadson, and Sharon Patrick.

 

 

 

 

NORTH VALLEY

GALLERY WITH A CAUSE

4901 Lang Ave NE - 842.8171 - nmcancercenter.org/foundation/gallery/nm.org - map

New exhibition: "The Art of Healing!" A colorful and happy exhibition featuring surreal work by George Hayes, magical sky paintings by Katherine Irish, intricate botanicals by Sarah Hartshorne and everything in between. Check out our Gallery With A Cause website or make an appointment to view the show on person!

NTH 4TH

4904 Fourth Street NW - 345.2872 - vsartsnm.org - map
North Fourth's all-purpose/all-arts center is available for rent with a focus on arts education, creation, and presentation opportunities. Facilities include; a fully-equipped black box theater, several spacious classrooms, a street-accessible gift shop/exhibit space, a large lobby/gallery, a self-contained office suite, and ample parking—all for rent at reasonable rates. For more information contact Marjorie Neset (mneset@northfourthnm.org) or Shannon Flynn (sflynn@northfourthnm.org).