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Announcing 2014 - 2015
Art School Season!

One day, multi-week, and weekend workshops.


Oppportunities for Artists Abound!

Become an apprentice, propose an exhibition, teach an art class, volunteer.
Be part of our Harwood circles.
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Harvest CSA Shares On Sale!

10 Artists + 55 Shareholders =
New Mexico's first Community Supported Art program.
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PRELUDE: Auction

PRELUDE: Auction

Monday, November 16, 8:59am

12x12’s featured exhibition and silent auction of original works by some of New Mexico's most brilliant artists. Featuring Chris Casey, Nani Chacon, Juliana Coles, John Garrett, Bryce Hample, Julia Lambright, David Leigh, Reyes Padilla, Jami Porter Lara, Holly Roberts, and Shawn Turung. read more >

12x12 Exhibition & Fundraiser

12x12 Exhibition & Fundraiser

Saturday, December 05, 6:00pm

An exquisite evening featuring original artwork by over 200 incredibly talented New Mexico artists of all ages, live music by Oscar Butler, hors d’oeuvres from you favorite local restaurants and a great cause! Free admission. read more >

Cast Paper Sculpture with Janet Shagam

Cast Paper Sculpture with Janet Shagam

Monday, December 07, 6:00pm

Join Janet Shagam as she introduces class participants to cast paper sculpture. Cast paper sculpture is an inexpensive, uncomplicated and satisfying media that beginners, practicing artists and educators can use to make various kinds of 3-dementional works. read more >

Surface & Encompass Program Catalogs

Happy reading! Check out the catalogs for two of our annual capstone exhibition programs, SURFACE: Emerging Artists of New Mexico and ENCOMPASS: A Multigenerational Art Event!

Encompass Program Film

And happy watching! Here's a fantastic video from Encompass 2013. The program components and artist participation have expanded (see the above catalog), and attendance has almost doubled since then -- to 1,500 in 2015! -- but the sheer magic of this community celebration steals the show every time.



The Harwood, originally the home of the Harwood Girls School (1925-1976), is housed in a 1925 neo-classical Revival style building just north of downtown Albuquerque on the Mountain Road side of the Sawmill-Wells Park neighborhoods.
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