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MIAC and SAR Announce Virtual Program to Explore Ongoing National Dialogues Concerning Historical Markers, Monuments, and Memory Making
NOVEMBER 16, 2020
SANTA FE –  Located on the a ncestral lands of Pueblo, Navajo, and Apache peoples,  the School for Advanced Research  (SAR) and Museum of Indian Arts &  Culture  (MIAC )   have joined forces to present  “Messages + Monuments: Perspectives on Collective Memories,”  a virtual program  aimed at addressing the ongoing removal of historical markers and monuments, and what these removals  –  or attempts to remove  –  mean within the context of collective memories.  Th is free  online event w ill take place  at 10:30 a.m. MS T  on December 10 .

MIAC Presents “Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass”
NOVEMBER 12, 2020
SANTA FE – Breaking the boundaries of what is deemed traditional Indigenous art, the groundbreaking new exhibition at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC), “Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass,”   examines how Native artists reinterpret cultural narratives and designs in new mediums. The exhibition   is scheduled to open on April 18, 2021.

MIAC Announces Indigenous Storytelling Speaker Series
NOVEMBER 4, 2020
SANTA FE – The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC) is excited to announce a new virtual speaker series called "Indigenous Storytelling in Literature and Arts." The first of these weekly presentations will begin at 1 p.m. MST on Thursday, November 5, 2020.

MIAC Announces Robert Whitehair Begay as Recipient of Goodman Aspiring Artist Fellowship
OCTOBER 28, 2020
SANTA FE - The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC) is pleased to announce that Robert  Whitehair  Begay (Navajo) has been awarded the 2020-2021 Goodman Aspiring Artist Fellowship. The 17-year-old artist from Gallup will use funds from the fellowship to purchase new tools and equipment, along with stones and silver.  

MIAC Presents "Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces"
OCTOBER 14, 2020
SANTA FE –  Native Americans have served in every major U.S. military encounter from the Revolutionary War to today’s conflicts in the Middle East in higher numbers per capita than any other ethnic group. “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces” reveals the remarkable history of Native American veterans through art, photography, and essay. The 16-panel exhibition documents 250 years of Native peoples’ contributions in U.S. military history. The exhibition will be on display at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture from October 16 through November 10, 2020. 

MIAC Presents Virtual Event for New Online Treaties Explorer Resource
SEPTEMBER 28, 2020
SANTA FE – The  Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC), in partnership with the U.S. National Archives Office of Innovation, is pleased to announce  an online  launch  event   of the Indigenous Digital Archive’s Treaties Explorer, also known as “ DigiTreaties .”   Thanks to an anonymous donor, the U.S. National Archives has been able to conserve and make the first-ever scans of its holdings of 374 Ratified Indian Treaties.   

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture and National Archives Announce New Online Education Tool Expanding Access to Treaties between the US and Native Nations
SEPTEMBER 25, 2020
SANTA FE –  The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC), in partnership with the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), announce the launch of a new online tool, the Indigenous Digital Archive’s Treaties Explorer, also known as “ DigiTreaties .” This resource expands access to 374 digitized Ratified Indian Treaties digitized from NARA’s holdings and provides context and tools for working with the treaties online.   

MIAC Announces VIRTUAL Annual Native Treasures Collectors’ Sale
SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
SANTA FE –  The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) presents the annual Native Treasures Col lectors’ Sale  from  October 23-25, 2020.  This year’s  sale, comprised of generations of Native Arts from private collectors, will  be a virtual event due to current health concerns  regarding  COVID-19.  

MIAC & CNMA Present Innovation in Archaeology Series
JUNE 23, 2020
(Santa Fe, New Mexico) – The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture and the Center for New Mexico Archaeology announce a new virtual speaker series called " Innovation in Archaeology . " The hour-long online lectures will begin on July 15. 

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture to Hold Virtual Native Treasures Auction
JUNE 8, 2020
(Santa Fe, New Mexico) – The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture and the Museum of New Mexico Foundation are pleased to announce a special online Native Treasures Auction from June 19 to 28, with registration to begin June 11.

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture to Receive $60K from Henry Luce Foundation
MAY 15, 2020
SANTA FE – The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $60,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation as part of an emergency response to cultural institutions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

MIAC Hosts a Special Mother’s Day "Our Fair New Mexico" Virtual Concert, Featuring Jacob Shije
MAY 7, 2020
(Santa Fe, New Mexico) – The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), in partnership with state museums, historic sites, and cultural institutions, announces a special Mother’s Day concert, as part of our weekly series of virtual musical concerts.