october, 2023

10oct10:00 AM5:00 PMUNMAM 60th Birthday BashPresented by the Student Advisory CouncilUNM Center for the Arts & Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM 87106


Event Details

You’re invited to a birthday party at the UNM Art Museum!

October 10th marks the date of UNMAM’s first-ever opening reception in the 1960s. Since then, UNMAM has remained dedicated to supporting and working closely with the UNM student community through exhibitions, programs, and professional development. The Student Advisory Council is celebrating this history with a day of drop-in activities, tours, and CAKE!

Celebration Schedule:

10:00 – 12:00: Drop-in for slow looking with ambient music in our Main Gallery, drawing activities, and UNMAM collection themed coloring pages. Coffee will be available in the Center for the Arts lobby.

12:00: Join Director Arif Khan in the Center for the Arts lobby for birthday cake and other light refreshments.

1:30 – 3:30: The Student Advisory Council will have a selection of works from our collection on display in the Beaumont Newhall Study Room. Museum staff will be present in the galleries for conversations and tours.

Join us in celebrating your university museum.


oct 10 (tuesday) 10:00am - oct 10 (tuesday) 5:00pm


UNM Art Museum

UNM Center for the Arts & Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM 87106