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Learn About New Mexico’s Rich Art with These Galleries

Albuquerque is not just about good restaurants but it is also a city of great arts and culture too! From independent galleries, public art museums and exhibition spaces, Albuquerque sure has a lot to offer. Here are some of them, make sure to check them out! 

Nedra Matteucci Galleries

Nedra Matteucci Galleries was founded in 1972, it has a diverse collection of paintings and sculptures. And today, this gallery specializes in 19th and 20th-century American art, which includes the Taos Society of Artists, masters of American Impressionism and Modernism and artists of the American West. The contemporary painters and sculptors who represent modern western art are also a major part of the collection the gallery exhibits. 

 

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Roswell UFO Spacewalk

Larry and Sharon Welz built Spacewalk at Roswell Space Center in 2006 and were taken over by another artist named Bryan Ward who renamed it Roswell UFO Spacewalk and re-do it with his own version of trippy walk-thru black light adventure. With tons of special effects, it has been totally improved! The old gift shop is turned into a gallery of Bryan’s space art as well. 

Canyon Road Contemporary Art

Canyon Road Contemporary Art was established in 1994 and has been serving art collectors and enthusiasts for 25 years. It has a 3,500 square feet spacious setting with a beautiful garden. You can locate this contemporary art gallery on Canyon Road in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Drop by and check out their amazing collection. 

 

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