Genuine Southwest Art & Gifts is a local female-artist owned shop, and is expanding and adding 500 more square feet. Located in Plaza Hacienda, on the East side of Old Town, this shop has artwork for sale on consignment, handmade by a variety of artists who live here in New…Continue
Added by Jennifer Spradlin on January 26, 2015 at 11:24am — No Comments
Something amazing happened last night. That’s right AMAZING. A friend and fellow Duke City Fix member, Krista, posted something on her Facebook page that piqued my interest. She posted a link to the Albuquerque Museum of Art’s…Continue
The last day of the year is, of course, the perfect time to reflect on all that has happened. I feel love for my beautiful family, my little patch of dirt in the North Valley where my home sits, and my animals that remind me of unconditional love.
Speaking of love, I have a whole lot of it for my hometown. …Continue
A very wonderful, thoughtful, and visionary group of people created a place for the whole community to share - the Rail Yards Market. It was an overwhelmingly successful market that brought people from all over the city to gather as a community.
The city has a different idea of what that space should be. The…Continue
As we prepare for our Thanksgiving celebration all across the city, we’d lke to take a moment to say Thank You to our wonderful Duke City Fix community. We really appreciate the engagement, comments, and stories on this site.
If you haven’t already read it, Bruce Welton wrote a …Continue
Did you know that Small Business Saturday is November 29? Small Business Saturday is a great way to avoid the crush of Black Friday at the mall and big box stores, and a way to support local…
I never wanted to be a teacher, primarily because my mother taught in Albuquerque Public Schools for so many years. She recently retired, but towards the end she felt like she had no control over what her children (first graders!) were learning due to standardized testing and the lack of creativity in…Continue
Added by Adelita on October 19, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
The folk art/recycle art community in this town is full of raw talent, quirkiness, and in some cases, pure genius. What better way to celebrate all of this than sharing art, music and food? Today was the 11th Annual Corkfest festival in the South Valley.
To give you an idea of the history of this…Continue
“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” ~Pablo Picasso
To hone your artistic skills, Harwood Art Center is happy to announce Art School offerings for the 2014 - 2015 season. Everything from making sugar skulls to collage to silversmithing & enameling to an independent weekly practice for artists - Harwood has something to entice your creative self.
For more details about our upcoming workshops and information on how to…
Added by The Harwood Art Center on September 29, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
I happened upon One Day Tour of Albuquerque on About.com and was thinking about all the places I recommend to people visiting our fair city. One day only makes it a bit of a challenge…Continue
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• Gold, coins and jewels. Oh, my! New Mexico's home to a buried treasure, valued at over $1 million. Or is it? You'll have to buy the book.
• CNM has doubled its graduation rates over…Continue
Looking for something to do this weekend? There are plenty of local events posted here on DukeCityFix.com... plus a few here you might want to check out: