Consistently ranked in AmericanStyle Magazine's Top 25 Arts Destinations in the country,
Regularly scheduled performances are featured in the
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Albuquerque is a neighbor to some of the world's top-rated art markets of Santa Fe and Taos, and benefits from the rich arts in the area. The City's own home-grown art scene is also thriving.
The arts in
Albuquerque museums are not the only places to find works of art - they can be found across the City, inside buildings and out. In fact,
In addition to silver and turquoise jewelry, traditional pottery, Spanish colonial embroidery, tinwork and other unique works, you'll find exciting, provocative contemporary works in a variety of art styles and expressions.
Whether you are visiting for a romantic getaway or to hike the many trails, taking in the Albuquerque arts scene is a must on all New Mexico vacations.
Albuquerque is a consistent Top 10 Arts Destination by AmericanStyle Magazine and the art of Albuquerque was featured in their October 2007 issue in "Characteristically quirky: There's much more to Albuquerque's eclectic art scene than turquoise and silver" by Lynne Margolis.
Fresco Artist Frederico Vigil paints the National Hispanic Cultural Center
To experience our arts see Arts & Culture Trip Ideas, Things To Do: Arts, Galleries & Theaters and Things To Do: Museums, Cultural & Historic Centers