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New Public Art Design Unveiled Aug. 3

Students from Working Classroom in collaboration with artist Mark Horst welcome the community to view a large scale sculpture model which will eventually be located at Dolores Huerta Gateway Park.
Children at Dolores Huerta Park

Arts Board Solicits Artists for Conceptual Sketch Ideas for Animal Care Facility

The Bernalillo County Arts Board is soliciting a call for New Mexico artists to propose conceptual sketch ideas for the Animal Care Facility. The budget for the sculpture is $60,000.
call for art - animal care

Art Board Year in Review Event

The Bernalillo County Arts Board celebrated another successful year of public art acquisitions during their Annual Arts Board Year in Review event on May 22.
Art Board Year in Review event

BernCo Public Art Sculpture Dedicated at Rape Crisis Center

Commissioner Wayne Johnson and community members dedicated a bronze sculpture, Bird Ryders, at a special ceremony on Tuesday, April 11 at the Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico. The metal sculpture is funded by Bernalillo County 1% for the Arts.
rape crisis sculpture


 

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Bernalillo County's Public Art Program was established in 1992 with the adoption of the county’s Art in Public Places Ordinance.

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The Public Art Program currently has about 350 works of art placed around the county. Click here to see a map.

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  • Get the most out of your garden by planting what you really want to harvest, and preserving your harvest to enjoy throughout the winter. Learn about a variety of food preservation techniques including drying, fermenting, canning and more. This event is free, but you must register below using the link, or by calling (505) 314-0398.
    Location:
    Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd. SW

  • Open gym basketball starts August 7, 2017. For ages 16 and up. For more information, call the community center at (505) 314-0240.
    Location:
    Los Vecinos Community Center, 478 NM-333, Tijeras

  • Join in the celebration of the chile harvest on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at the National Hispanic Cultural Center. This event will offer entertainment, kids’ activities, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, beer, wine, an amateur salsa competition, agricultural workshops, chef demonstrations and more. Start the day off hot! At the inaugural Ristra Run featuring a 10K and 5K fun run. Tickets now on sale at the National Hispanic Cultural Center or online at www.nhccnm.org. Admission is $5; 5 and under free.
    Location:
    National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 4th St SW

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