You're Invited

Milner Plaza at Museum Hill will feature artist demonstrations, Native dances, music, and food for visitors in celebration of the opening of the Here, Now & Always exhibition at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture - admission is FREE.

Saturday July 2

  • 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Welcome and artist demonstrations with Sharon Naranjo Garcia (Santa Clara Pueblo), Karen Abeita (Hopi-Tewa), Martha Arquero (Cochiti Pueblo), Jacob Frye (Tesuque Pueblo), and Gary Roybal (San Ildefonso Pueblo)
  • 11:00 a.m.
    Cellicion Zuni Dancers (Zuni)
  • 12:00 p.m.
    Pueblo feast-style catering by Rena Chavarria (Santa Clara Pueblo)
  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Musical performances by the Jacob Shije Trio (Santa Clara Pueblo and Diné)
  • 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Musical performances by Southern Scratch (Tohono O'odham)

Sunday July 3

  • 10 a.m.
    Welcome and artist demonstrations with Jared Tso (Diné), Ruby Panana (Zia Pueblo), Louie Garcia (Piro Manso Tiwa), and Franklin Peters (Acoma Pueblo)
  • 11 a.m.
    Sky City Buffalo Ram Dancers (Acoma Pueblo)
  • 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Musical performances by Malcom Yepa (Jemez Pueblo), followed by Marlon Magdalena (Jemez Pueblo)
  • 1:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
    Catering by the Women's Board of the Museum of New Mexico
  • 1:30 p.m.
    Curatorial roundtable with Tony Chavarria (Santa Clara Pueblo), Diane Bird (Santo Domingo Pueblo), and Lillia McEnaney
  • 3:00 p.m.
    Musical performance by Ailani Swentzell (Santa Clara Pueblo)