The New Mexico Capitol Art Collection
One of the best kep secrets in town!
"The mission of the Capitol Art Foundation is to collect, preserve, exhibit, interpret, and promote appreciation of works of art that reflect the rich and diverse history, cultures, and art forms of the people of New Mexico."
"The Collection consists of nearly 600 artworks, exhibited in the interior public spaces of the State Capitol Complex, as well as on the Capitol grounds. The Collection includes paintings, photography, works on paper, sculpture, mixed media, textiles, ceramic and glass works, as well as furniture. In all there are over 600 New Mexico artists represented. The collection is currently valued at over ＄5.6 million dollars."
What you need to know: FREE
Open Monday through Friday - 9:00am - 5:30pm
Open Saturdays AFTER Memorial Day & BEFORE Labor Day
Tours can be arranged by calling 505-986-4589.
There are Termporary Exhbits, too!
ECOZOIC ERA -PLANT/SEED/SOIL: April 29 - August 5, 2016