The UNM Art Museum’s galleries are closed to the public over the summer semester, May 12 – August 19, 2024. The Beaumont Newhall Study Room is open by appointment.

The University of New Mexico Art Museum is free, open to the public, and here to inspire. From housing the largest collection of art in New Mexico, to bringing cutting edge contemporary artists to Albuquerque and offering workshops that invite everyone to create, we are dedicated to art and its power to ignite and connect us.

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Print in Action: Lithography and the Modern World

Print in Action: Lithography and the Modern World

May 3 - May 11, 2024
August 20 - October 5, 2024

This exhibition presents lithography as an agent of social, cultural, political, and artistic change. Developed by Angel Jiang, Curator of Collections & Study Initiatives, in collaboration with Dr. Susanne Anderson-Riedel, Associate Professor of Art History at UNM, and her Spring 2024 History of Print II class.

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Pelton & Jonson

Pelton & Jonson

Pelton & Jonson: The Transcendent 1930s presents paintings, drawings, and archival materials to illustrate the aesthetic achievements and personal connections between American painters Agnes Pelton and Raymond Jonson.

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Digital Resources

A text graphic advertising UNMAM.Art. It reads Rose B. Simpson: Seminar

During the fall of 2021, artist Rose B. Simpson took over UNMAM.ART. The experience, entitled Rose B. Simpson: Seminar, was private to University of New Mexico students but intended to become public as an archive and performance piece. That archive is now available for you to view in full here.

Earth Rhythms No. 3, 1923, Oil on canvas, Bequest of Raymond Jonson, Raymond Jonson Collection

Raymond Jonson Web Portal

Through the presentation of historical information about the artist Raymond Jonson’s life and artistic development, along with archival materials, images, technical notes, and sketches, the Raymond Jonson Web Portal provides a look into the artistic life of an important modernist painter with strong ties to the University of New Mexico. 

There Must Be Other Names for the River

A composition for singers who embody river flow data at six points along what we call the Rio Grande. The exhibition features a web-based sound installation and virtual community space titled “Tributaries,” where viewers can contribute their voice to the project. 


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