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ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit

Formerly known as Miniatures & More, ArtsThrive is an annual event that brings together over 100 artists for a six-week exhibition and art sale at Albuquerque Museum.

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On view to the public October 22 - December 3, 2017

The Albuquerque Museum Foundation is proud to announce the new name of its largest annual fundraiser for the Albuquerque Museum! This Oct., "Miniatures & More" becomes "ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit".

The 27th Annual "ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit" is a 6-week invitational exhibition held at the Albuquerque Museum. Proceeds from art sales and sponsorships provide valuable funding for the Museum’s educational programs for children and families, Museum exhibition support, and acquisitions. Over 100 participating artists also receive a percentage of their art sales, while gaining exceptional exposure to art collectors, gallery owners, and art lovers alike.

Join the Albuquerque Museum Foundation for this year’s opening weekend events Oct. 20 and 21.

Friday, Oct. 20, 2017: Collector's Dinner

A limited-seating Collector’s Dinner is held in the exhibition gallery, with Albuquerque Museum Curator of Art, Andrew Connors, highlighting selected works available to purchase exclusively this evening. Catering provided by The Artichoke Cafe. For more information, or to make reservations for the Collector’s Dinner, contact Elaine Richardson at 505.338.8733.

Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017: Gala - Online ticket sales have ended. Tickets will be available at WILL CALL starting at 6 p.m.

The "ArtsThrive" Gala offers guests the opportunity to meet the artists and drop bids on over 250 works before the exhibition opens to the general public. Host bar and hors d'oeuvres provided by Taste Boutique Catering. Contact 505.842.0111 to purchase your ticket today. Tickets: $85

For more information, go to the Albuquerque Museum Foundation website or call Karanina Madden-Krall, Albuquerque Museum Foundation development associate at (505) 842-0111.

Download "ArtsThrive" Sponsorship Brochure