Ok, so for my first Duke City Fix blog, here's a few of my poems....
People stand on land
not knowing who came before… Continue
Added by Mari Hawes on May 22, 2012 at 4:43pm —
Our first annual Chroma Fest (celebrating 4 years in business) begins tonight with an art show/open studios event at our Central location (1606 Central Ave SE suite 201). 5 – 9pm we open the doors at our artist studios, several of the resident artists will be there to share their studios and work. We also have a handful of artists that previously showed their work with us at Chroma Gallery. Refreshments and a good time will be had by all!
Tomorrow is the Music portion of… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on May 4, 2012 at 10:36am —
First off, the great news! Saturday was the Downtown Action Team's LOOK Awards
dinner, and Chroma Studios was nominated for the "Best New Business" in downtown. Well, not only were we nominated, but we won! We are so honored to be recognized by the DAT and downtown community and are very grateful to whomever nominated us and all who voted for us! All our hard work is paying… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on June 30, 2009 at 11:00am —
It's almost here. After one year of planning, meetings, fund-raising in a less than prime economy, promotions, meetings, talent scouting, and meetings....the world's first Slam Poet Laureate program is preparing to take off. And what better place than right here in the 505?
After Albuquerque hosted the world's largest national poetry slam in 2005, carrying away the titel in the process, it seems only right that we should again be the torch-bearers and take the next progressive step in… Continue
Added by Zachary Kluckman on May 18, 2009 at 7:29pm —
May 1st was our first opening at our new space on Roma. After three weeks of 12-14 hour days and lots of work, our First Friday opening was a huge hit. We just adore our new space on the corner of 1st and Roma! Chroma on Roma, according to everyone I talked with at the opening, is now THE "IT" place here in Albuquerque. Naturally, I think so, but I'm a little biased. So, it was great to hear it from the many new visitors and our regulars alike.… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on May 7, 2009 at 7:03pm —
Next month marks the one year anniversary of Chroma Studios. To celebrate, we are opening the upstairs studios along with the downstairs gallery for First Friday. Besides all the killer art, we will have several musical acts playing in the gallery, out in the courtyard and upstairs on the patio! Featured artists for the month are Paula Manning-Lewis, co-owner/founder of Chroma Studios, and Chris Schelling, Chroma Studios artist.
There will… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on March 17, 2009 at 6:00pm —
Last night's First Friday Opening at Chroma Studios Gallery was a huge hit! We had a wonderful show with featured artist, David Lloyd Stewart, and added a few new artists to our gallery roster.
Paula Manning-Lewis with David Lloyd Stewart
Letitia Hill rounded out David's jewelry selection with her gorgeous beaded creations.
Cindi Gaudette is an amazing… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on February 7, 2009 at 6:00pm —
First Friday Reception
Friday February 6th | 5 - 9 pm
Selected Works: Cristina Clarimón, Joie Villeneuve & Represented Artists
Selected Works comprises the work of several of our…
Added by Craig Alinder on February 5, 2009 at 10:04am —
In the gallery/studio today, yes, on a holiday, to get the January show up and the gallery ready for tomorrow's opening reception. The First Friday reception will be open from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The show will be up for the entire month of January.
Our January featured artist, Nick Harmon, is showcasing 8 new pieces including the entry way floor, and an amazing 7 piece backlit acrylic series that's sure to please.
Nick Harmon is owner of FHAB Concepts, and developer of Fresco… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on January 1, 2009 at 5:00pm —
This Friday, the 19th, is the closing reception for the Chroma Studios Gallery Silent Auction to benefit the Roadrunner Food Bank of NM. If you would like to see a sampling of some of the great art available for bidding, check out the Chroma Studios website
Added by Chroma Studios on December 17, 2008 at 5:11pm —
We have several events happening here at Chroma Studios during December. We would love to see all our Duke City Fix friends for the holidays! We have extended our open hours to Tuesday-Saturday 12-6 pm. Shop local and buy from living artists!
1. In case you haven't yet heard, we are holding a silent auction to benefit the Roadrunner Food Bank for the
month of December. There are many artists participating and there will be… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on December 3, 2008 at 4:00pm —
Friday December 5th 6 - 9 pm
This event is the absolute best place to do your holiday shopping. Enjoy some delicious holiday treats and choose from over 40 one-of-a-kind items that will be available starting at a flat rate of $15. The items donated by our artists range from original paintings, giclee prints, xylographs, drawings, jewelry and 3-D constructions. The retail prices of the… Continue
Added by Craig Alinder on November 30, 2008 at 2:30pm —
Chroma Studios December First Friday opening will be our first annual silent art auction to benefit the Roadrunner Food Bank of NM. There will be a variety of art from our studio artists as well as many friends of Chroma Gallery. The silent auction will be open for bidding from the opening reception on First Friday through the closing reception on the third Friday, the 19th of the month. Chroma Gallery will have extended Holiday hours to serve you… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on November 20, 2008 at 2:30pm —
This video was taken at our October First Friday opening by Rocco
, a fitness expert that has recently moved to the Albuquerque area. I met him here on Duke City Fix and attended his Boot Camp training class
last month. He has been featured as a personal trainer on the MTV show “Made” and is currently working on a reality show of his own for the MTV… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on October 17, 2008 at 1:54pm —
....Then come by Chroma Studios and Gallery for our "Feathers and Flowers" Show. This is our first show as a member of the Albuquerque Arts Crawl. We are excited about our new gallery which expands Chroma Studios into a downstairs space with easy access for everyone. We have plenty of free parking! Come by and have a peek into the working studios of our artists and see the featured work of Chroma founders, Josephine Brionez de Flores and Paula… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on October 3, 2008 at 11:30am —