American Jewelry from N.M.

Wednesday Jun 13, 2018

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2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459

Phone: 243-7255
Website: Click to Visit






Elizabeth Becker

Phone: 505-243-7255
Website: Click to Visit

An exhibit chronicling the history of jewelry making in N.M. Runs through 10/14.


'American Jewelry from New Mexico' tells the stories of diverse heritages simultaneously, as artists live, trade, and adapt with their neighbors.

Hear a talk by curator Andrew Connors as he highlights a history of innovation in jewelry making from New Mexico.

Enjoy music in the lobby and an art project in the Museum School.

See also: Culture Shock

Forged in New Mexico

Exhibition brings clarity to a legacy of jewelry making

"Necklace of Stone and Shell Pendants," by an unknown basketmaker, ca. 430 CE. On loan from Arizona State Museum.
Courtesy of the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
American Jewelry from New Mexico is an expansive exhibition of personal adornment bridging styles and millennia.

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