Frequently Asked About New Mexico Arts

WHAT IS NEW MEXICO ARTS?

New Mexico Arts is the state arts agency and a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs. Its primary function is to provide financial support and technical assistance or arts services and programs to non-profit organizations statewide and to administer the 1% public art program for the state of New Mexico.

Other programs include the Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts, New Mexico Arts and Cultural Districts, New Mexico Arts Trails, and Poetry Out Loud.

WHAT IS THE MISSION OF NEW MEXICO ARTS?

To preserve, enhance, and develop the arts in New Mexico through partnerships, public awareness, and education, and to enrich the quality of life for present and future generations.

WHAT IS THE MAILING ADDRESS FOR NEW MEXICO ARTS?

New Mexico Arts
Bataan Memorial Building
407 Galisteo Street, Suite 270
Santa Fe, NM 87501

WHERE ARE THE NEW MEXICO ARTS OFFICES?

New Mexico Arts
407 Galisteo Street, Suite 270
Santa Fe, NM 87501
We are located on the second floor, southwest corner, of the Bataan Memorial Building, just west of the Capitol. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.