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Wonders on Wheels Exhibit, Featuring New Mexico’s Native American Tribes, Sets Out on the Road in 2018
DECEMBER 2, 2017
Mobile museum visits public and tribal schools, libraries, and community-based institutions statewide

Free Screenings of "The Missing" on December 3, 2017 Celebrate the Authentic Portrayal of Apache Culture on Film
NOVEMBER 27, 2017
Events Herald the Opening of the New Exhibit "Lifeways of the Southern Athabaskans," December 10, 2017

MIAC Unveils Lifeways of the Southern Athabaskans, Sunday, December 10, 2017
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Artifacts illustrate connections and contrasts between the Jicarilla, Mescalero, Chiricahua, San Carlos, and White Mountain Apache

Public Invited to Sculpture Unveiling & Celebration of Life
OCTOBER 25, 2017
The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture invites the public to a commemorative sculpture unveiling and celebration of life – honoring the late Valentino Tzigiwhaeno Rivera (Pojoaque Pueblo), 2008 - 2016.

Explore New Mexico’s Ancient Past During International Archaeology Day
OCTOBER 9, 2017
(Santa Fe, NM)  Learn about New Mexico’s fascinating 12,000-year cultural heritage through hands-on activities and demonstrations during International Archaeology Day, Saturday, October 21 at the Center for New Mexico Archaeology. Doors open from 10:00AM-5:00PM on to New Mexicans interested in digging deep into the past.

Pueblo Students Learn Architecture through Summer Reading Program & UNM School of Architecture Partnership
AUGUST 1, 2017
With an established mission to Build a Better World more than 200 children from the Pueblos of Tesuque, Laguna, San Ildefonso, Zia, Jemez, Santa Clara, Ohkay Owingeh, and Santo Domingo designed and created miniature adobe structures that were assembled into a village complete with hornos and a ramada. Future architects Brandon Ortiz (Taos Pueblo), Charelle Brown (Santo Domingo Pueblo), and Daryl Lucero (Isleta Pueblo) created a fun and dynamic atmosphere in which children made adobe bricks, designed and built structures. Stories were shared and basic design ideas exchanged as students from ages 4 to 12 worked together to complete the village.   

Santa Fe’s Museum of Indian Arts and Culture and New Mexico History Museum Announce Salon Breakfast Series and Native Cinema Showcase
JUNE 15, 2017
Events from August 4—September 1, 2017 Complement Indian Market Week, August 15–20
This August, the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture hosts a series of salon breakfasts at the neighboring Museum Hill Café, while the New Mexico History Museum Auditorium hosts the 17th annual Native Cinema Showcase produced by The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.

This August, MIAC Unveils Stepping Out: 10,000 Years of Walking the West, an exhibition of sandals, beautifully decorated moccasins, and contemporary footwear from across the Western United States
JUNE 8, 2017
Shoes do more than protect the feet. They also tell us something about human identity, lifeways, and love. The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture announced today that it will mount Stepping Out: 10,000 Years of Walking the West , an exhibit of sandals, beautifully decorated moccasins, and contemporary footwear from across the Western United States, Sunday, August 27, 2017—September 3, 2018.

Living Treasures: A Celebration of Vision Opens May 5 in Governor’s Gallery
APRIL 21, 2017
The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture’s (MIAC)  Living Treasures: A Celebration of Vision  exhibition opens in the Governor’s Gallery May 5 th . Each year since 2006, MIAC honors an innovative Native American artist for the annual Native Treasures Exhibition.

MIAC Lecture Explores Pictorial Traditions of the Kiowa During Period of Radical Change in Plains Indian Life and Culture
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
A selection of Silver Horn’s original drawings will be on view during the March 11, 2017 lecture featuring perspectives from noted Kiowa tribal historian and storyteller, Dorothy White Horse Delaune, and Dr. Candace Greene, a specialist in plains pictorial traditions. The lecture will take place from 10:00am to 12:00pm at the Kathryn O’Keeffe Theater at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture.

I-Witness Culture: a Solo Exhibition of the Unique Brand of Work Of Frank Buffalo Hyde Opens at MIAC
DECEMBER 12, 2016
Investigating the space between the ancient and the new, where Native Americans live today, I-Witness Culture , is an exhibition of fourteen paintings and three sculptures by Native American artist Frank Buffalo Hyde (Onondaga/Nez Perce) opening at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture.

The Art of the "Do"
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
A Very Special Look at How Native Peoples Maintain Their Unique Hairstyle Traditions and the Different Cultural Meanings of Those Expressions
The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture presents “Native Hairstyles,” on Sunday, December 11, 2016, a day of demonstrations and a talk about the significance of Native American men’s and women’s hairstyles from multiple tribes and nations, including Tewa, Jemez, Santa Clara, San Felipe, Navajo, Hopi, Pawnee, and Laguna. The demonstrations begin at 10am and the presentation by all participants, including a Q & A with the audience, begins at 3pm. The event takes place in the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture classroom and the O’Keeffe Theater.