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OFFCenter's gonna be on the radio!

Started Apr 23, 2010

Bookworks now selling OFFCenter House Tour Tickets
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OFFCenter Community Arts Project -- We Art the People

OFFCenter Community Arts Project is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit arts organization which believes art-making is central to community building.
Watch our video to learn more… We’re a a safe place for everyone to make art, free of charge. Our mission is to promote positive self identity and resilience through art making by providing a safe environment for creative social interaction with an emphasis to enhance the lives of those most marginalized in our community.

DSC_0099WE HAVE –
A Group Arts Studio • Free Weekly Workgroups (Art, Crafts, Music & Writing) • Special Low-Cost Art Workshops • Gallery • Sales Shop • Professional Frame Shop • Professional Jewelry/Metalsmithing Shop • Thrift Store
→ See our Calendar for a list of “drop-in” free weekly arts workshops, special workshops/events, exhibit openings & more!


Website:
http://www.offcenterarts.org


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At 7:25am on December 19, 2009, georgia richter kincaid said…
I love you guys! Will miss everyone when your closed for winter break. Hope you have a nice vacation though. See you in 2010
At 9:34am on August 15, 2009, Spring Griffin said…
Good to see you here! Welcome to Art in ABQ. Let me know if you have any questions or suggestions and thanks for joining the group!

OFFCenter Community Arts Project's Blog

Chinese paper dragon

Posted on February 6, 2010 at 11:30pm 0 Comments

Created at a recent Wednesday night workshop led by Ann Dunbar.

We Heart the Samba

Posted on September 14, 2009 at 8:20am 1 Comment


In Robinson Park, yesterday.

Weekly at OFFCenter -- free

Posted on August 4, 2009 at 8:00am 2 Comments

Open studio hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs -- noon to 8:00 pm

Fri -- noon to 5:00 pm



Tues 1-3 Drawing class with David Blecha

Tues 3-5 Thank you card making

Wed 3:30 Guitar lessons with iCreate

Thurs 3-4 Creative writing with Mandy Gardner

Thurs 5:30 - 6:30 Emerging artists group… Continue

Earthquakes + Hurricanes Aug. 7 - 21, 2009

Posted on July 27, 2009 at 10:39pm 0 Comments

OFFCenter Featured Artist Series





West Coast -- Land of Earthquakes,

Southern Gulf Coast -- Land of Hurricanes,

Two Artists Meet

in the Land of Enchantment



Henry Kennison: native of New Orleans, survisor of Hurricane Katrina, presents his multi-media art in many styles.



Ayren Valery: Native of California, survivor of two major earthquakes, presents her photos in montage… Continue

Summerfest, July 25, 2009

Posted on July 25, 2009 at 11:14pm 0 Comments

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OFFCenter's 13th Annual FOLK ART FESTIVAL at Robinson Park

September 13, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
A full FREE day of spontaneous fun for the whole family!  Be in our Giant Puppet Parade or make art in our Art Making Tent for Kids & Adults! ~100 local artist vendors selling affordable, hand-made creations — plus five musical acts, magic by Pink Elephant, fortune telling, caricature drawing by Mack Snix, Rogue Bindis Tribal Belly Dancing, and the Circulo Solar Ollin Xochipilli Aztec Dancers. Food provided by local food truck vendors.  Musical Acts include: Bé Bé La La, Felix y Los Gatos,…See More
Aug 20
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OFFCenter's 13th Annual FOLK ART FESTIVAL at Robinson Park

September 13, 2015 from 10am to 4pm
A full FREE day of spontaneous fun for the whole family!  Be in our Giant Puppet Parade or make art in our Art Making Tent for Kids & Adults! ~100 local artist vendors selling affordable, hand-made creations — plus five musical acts, magic by Pink Elephant, fortune telling, caricature drawing by Mack Snix, Rogue Bindis Tribal Belly Dancing, and the Circulo Solar Ollin Xochipilli Aztec Dancers. Food provided by local food truck vendors.  Musical Acts include: Bé Bé La La, Felix y Los Gatos,…See More
Aug 20
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“Albuquirky Little Houses” Silent Auction Fundraiser at Sumner & Dene

May 1, 2015 from 5pm to 8pm
Image: Little Houses from 2014's "Little Houses" Silent Auction created by (L to R): Cheryl Thorpe, Angus MacPherson, Denise Kunz, Ayren Valery & Rick Burkardat Sumner & Dene Creations in Art 517 Central Ave., NW. (Auction held Upstairs) FREE to attend, Bidding starts at $25 for each "Little House" The Friday night before the Albuquirky House Tour, our "Little Houses" Silent Auction will astound you with the variety of creative approaches over 125 established and emerging artists have…See More
Feb 24
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OFFCenter "We Art the People" Folk Art Festival and Parade at Robinson Park -- 8th & Central -- across from OFFCenter

September 12, 2010 from 10am to 5pm
9th Annual We ART The People Folk Art Festival and Giant Puppet Samba ParadeStay tuned to our website for more details:http://www.offcenterarts.org/folkartfest.htmContact OFFCenter to become a sponsor. We also welcome festival and parade participant/volunteers.Check out our blog post for a call for vendors:…See More
Aug 17, 2010
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The Experimental Art Klub at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

June 16, 2010 from 5pm to 7pm
$5 suggested donation.EAK is a series of collaborative art projects led by Mary Lambert and Micaela Seidel. Learn about new artists, try new materials and techniques, and within the time limit bring a work of art to completion.Every month Micaela and Mary choose a new artist or type of art for inspiration to create a work of art for the month. Participants will have a monthly “show” to share what they have done and exchange some of the challenges/rewards from that month’s experiment.Bring your…See More
Jun 14, 2010
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Call for Art: Things in the Air

CALL FOR ART – “THINGS IN THE AIR”Entries due July 9th and 10th.Exhibit Opens Friday, July 16th 5pm –8pmIs it a bird? a plane? a UFO? a kite?Unleash your imagination and let it soar using this year’s theme for the “We ART the People” folk festival!~~A call for art in any medium for a non-juried community art show.~~Entries limited 2 pieces per person please.~~All work should be dropped off by Saturday, July 10th .~~no entry fee.~~For further information call 247-1172.See More
Jun 3, 2010
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Pigmented Beeswax Painting & Collage Workshop at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

June 13, 2010 from 1pm to 4pm
Art workshop with Lindy HurstHave fun painting & collaging with pigmented encaustic. The results are ver exciting and beautiful even if you have never drawn or painted before!Just bring some small sketches, drawings, and/or pictures and favorite embellishments and collage materials.Cost: $35Space is limited to 12 people, so call 505-247-1172 now!Registration & pre-payment required.Lindy has an MFA from UNM. She has been teaching all ages and levels in New Mexico -- from little kids up…See More
Jun 3, 2010
cathyray commented on OFFCenter Community Arts Project's event OFFCenter "We Art the People" Folk Art Festival and Parade
"Count me in! This is my favorite show all year!!"
Jun 1, 2010
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June First Friday Coffeehouse with Jasper at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

June 4, 2010 from 5pm to 8:30pm
Come listen and dance to the popular eclectic rock and roots band trio JASPER.JASPER features Frank McCullough III on electric guitar and banjo, Terry Bluhm on stand-up bass, and Jefferson Voorhees on drums and percussion. All three members contribute vocals.With special guest: Singer/songwriter George Page~Singer-songwriter Bonnie Bluhm hosts.~Doors open at 5 pm. Music starts 6 pm and ends about 8:30pm.~Ongoing art exhibit is SHELTER.~Admission is free~Coffee and refreshments~The OFFCenter Art…See More
May 28, 2010
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OFFCenter Folk Art Festival Call for Vendors

We ART The People Folk Art Festival and Giant Puppet ParadeSeptember 12, 2010 (Sunday)10am - 5pmRobinson Park - 8th and Central SWHeads up Fellow Artist and Crafters – OFFCenter’s upcoming "We ART the People" Folk Art Festival will be accepting applications for booths starting on JUNE 1st, 2010.Please note: Only handcrafted work made by the booth artist will be accepted and displayed in our annual Folk Art Festival.We heard your suggestions last year and we are assigning booth space this year.…See More
May 27, 2010
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OFFCenter "We Art the People" Folk Art Festival and Parade at Robinson Park -- 8th & Central -- across from OFFCenter

September 12, 2010 from 10am to 5pm
9th Annual We ART The People Folk Art Festival and Giant Puppet Samba ParadeStay tuned to our website for more details:http://www.offcenterarts.org/folkartfest.htmContact OFFCenter to become a sponsor. We also welcome festival and parade participant/volunteers.Check out our blog post for a call for vendors:…See More
May 27, 2010
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Beeswax Painting & Collage Workshop at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

June 13, 2010 from 1pm to 4pm
Art workshop with Lindy HurstHave fun painting & collaging with pigmented encaustic. The results are ver exciting and beautiful even if you have never drawn or painted before!Just bring some small sketches, drawings, and/or pictures and favorite embellishments and collage materials.Cost: $35Space is limited to 12 people, so call 505-247-1172 now!Registration & pre-payment required.Lindy has an MFA from UNM. She has been teaching all ages and levels in New Mexico -- from little kids up…See More
May 25, 2010
OFFCenter Community Arts Project posted an event
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June First Friday Coffeehouse with Jasper at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

June 4, 2010 from 5pm to 8:30pm
Come listen and dance to the popular eclectic rock and roots band trio JASPER.JASPER features Frank McCullough III on electric guitar and banjo, Terry Bluhm on stand-up bass, and Jefferson Voorhees on drums and percussion. All three members contribute vocals.With special guest: Singer/songwriter George Page~Singer-songwriter Bonnie Bluhm hosts.~Doors open at 5 pm. Music starts 6 pm and ends about 8:30pm.~Ongoing art exhibit is SHELTER.~Admission is free~Coffee and refreshments~The OFFCenter Art…See More
May 23, 2010
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The Experimental Art Klub at OFFCenter Community Arts Studio

May 19, 2010 from 5pm to 7pm
FREEA collaborative project led by Mary Lambert and Micaela Seidel.Learn about new artists, try new materials and techniques, and within the time limit bring a work of art to completion. Every month Micaela and Mary will choose a new artist or type of art for inspiration to create a work of art for the month.Participants will have a monthly “show” to share what they have done and exchange some of the challenges/rewards from that month’s experiment. Bring your completed or works in progress to…See More
May 8, 2010

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Where I Live:
808 Park Ave SW
About Me:
OFFCenter is a registered non-profit community arts space located in downtown Albuquerque. Home to a studio, gallery and sales shop, anyone in the community is welcome to come to OFFCenter to make and buy art.

Artists of low income are especially encouraged to use the studio. Individuals, families and groups participate in a wide variety of both casual open studios and organized activities.

~~Open studio hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs. 12-8 pm; Fri 12-5 pm; Sat. by appointment.
~~Emerging Artists meet Thurs. 5:30 - 6:30 pm
~~Free art and music classes throughout the week.
~~Board meets once a month.
~~Art exhibits several times each year; workshops just about every weekend.
~~Albuquirky Art House Tours every Spring; Folk Art Festival & Parade every Fall!
Favorite Thing(s) About Albuquerque:
folk art, parades, puppets, recycled art, downtown, neighborhoods, families, shelters, and artists
My Website:
http://www.offcenterarts.org
 
 
 

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