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Learn about the official necktie of New Mexico and the Native American artists who make them.

When

Aug 02, 2014
02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

The Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-243-7255

Description

Through performances, art and gallery activities in the exhibition, Native American Bolo Ties: Vintage and Contemporary Artistry, families explore the art and heritage of artists who create these stunning bolo ties. At 3 p.m. enjoy a performance by storyteller Sunny Dooley (Diné) telling “summer stories” featuring the birds of summer. This program is free. Dooley’s performance is made possible by the New Mexico Humanities Council and the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.

Price

Free