Prado on the Plaza Walk and Talk with Local Artists

Thursday Jun 21, 2018

1 Civic Plaza
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

Cost:

FREE

Contact:

City of Albuquerque

More events at Civic Plaza

Thirteen Albuquerque artists guide a tour while responding to their favorite pieces in the exhibition, giving a personalized perspective to the normally self-guided exhibit.

2018 is El Verano del Prado in Albuquerque. From June 1st to August 31st, Museo Del Prado in Albuquerque boasts 92 mounted, 1:1 reproductions of paintings from Museo Nacional del Prado (The Prado Museum) in Madrid, Spain.

On Thursday evening, June 21st at 7:00pm, you can join 13 Albuquerque artists on a guided tour as they respond to their favorite pieces in the exhibition. The Walk & Talk will give a unique and personalized perspective to the normally self-guided exhibit. The tour is free, and following the Walk & Talk stay for Shakespeare on the Plaza (also free) to complete one artistic night out on the Plaza. Come join us in the act of creating community and find out what inspires the most inspired. We encourage you to come down to the Plaza and take selfie with your favorite piece or person! the Plaza Bar will be serving fine ABQ microbrew and wine.

Can’t make it on Thursday, the next Walk & Talk on August 10th features community leaders and some of our favorite scholars.

Guided tours for groups of ten or more are available by appointment Wednesdays at noon and Friday mornings throughout July and August. (Contact Isabelle Zamora IZamora@cabq.gov or 505-768-3585.