August 2012

What’s Going On? – Santa Fe



Through Aug. 24

NM Arts Centennial Project Space

54½ E. San Francisco St. (SF Plaza)

Unique visions of the state’s history from a contemporary perspective.


Through Nov. 4

Native American Portraits: Points of Inquiry

NM History Museum

Selection of portraits from the collections of the Palace of the Governors Photo Archives


Aug. 3, 5:30 pm

Creative Placemaking Now: Santa Fe and the Nation

NM History Museum Auditorium

Imagined Futures Series presentation by Jason Schupbach, Dir. of Design, Natl. Endowment of the Arts. Free. RSVP: 505.989.9934 ext. 104,,


Aug. 3-6

Hiroshima Day Weekend Commemoration

Santa Fe and Los Alamos

Through art, workshops and protest, activists will explore threats facing the planet and More >

What’s Going On? – Here & There



Through Aug. 11

New Mexico: 100 Years of Art

Carlsbad Museum & Art Center

Exhibit features paintings, drawings, photos and sculpture produced in NM over the past 100 years.


Aug. 4, 9 am-4 pm

Taos Garden & Home Tour

Brochure available. Presented by Los Jardineros. $20 adv./$25 day of tour.


Aug. 6 Deadline

Rural Cooperative Development Grants

USDA Rural Development grants up to $175,000 available to nonprofit corporations and institution of higher education. May be used to conduct feasibility studies, create and implement business plans, and help businesses develop new markets for their products and services. 505.761.4953,


Aug. 10-12

Ecorangers SW Ecofest

Ruidoso, NM

Learn knowledge and skills More >