Traditional and creative cultures flourish in Albuquerque. Home to more than 100 art galleries and studios, Albuquerque offers a variety of fine art, authentic Southwestern jewelry, pottery and contemporary art. Year after year, Albuquerque is ranked as a favorite arts destination by AmericanStyle
magazine. Even if you don't visit any of our many galleries or museums,
during your stay you will likely encounter some of the many public art
pieces that enliven the city.
Albuquerque has a thriving performing arts scene. Regular performances at Albuquerque theaters, cultural centers and festivals are scheduled throughout the city and can be found on our calendar of events.
The arts in Albuquerque are locally supported and world-renowned. Albuquerque also has one of the nation’s oldest Public Art Programs to ensure you experience New Mexico art throughout the city.