Art Exhibit

December Reception: Native Visions ~ Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

December 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Coordinators:  Geri Verble and Margaret Bruch


November Art Exhibit: “Native Visions” – Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

November 26, 2024 - January 2, 2025

The Placitas Community Library Art Exhibit celebrates Native American artists. This art exhibit showcases Native American artistic talents in painting, pottery, basketry, jewelry and other art forms.


September Exhibit: Placitas Garden Tour Art

August 31 - September 26

August Reception: “Sacred Spaces: Honoring Chacoan Culture”

August 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Photography by David Haigh


July Art Exhibit: “Sacred Places: Honoring Chacoan Culture”

July 20 - August 29

Chaco Culture National Historical Park is considered to be the sacred ancestral homelands of the Hopi and Pueblo people. Las Placitas Association sponsored an artists’ adventure in Chaco Canyon in late 2023.  Sacred Places will feature works inspired by that trip, and is open to any artists similarly inspired. The only limitation is that the […]


June Reception: Our America: A Tapestry of Cultural Diversity

June 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

June Art Exhibit: “Our America: A Tapestry of Cultural Diversity”

June 8 - July 18

“Our America” is a tapestry of cultural diversity  bound together by the unique weft and warp of stories and experiences of all people representing various backgrounds and origins of the American landscape.  Through the lens of art, we can explore and celebrate the richness and complexity of our collective identity.  Artists are invited to reflect […]


Art Exhibit: “Gifts of our Ancestors – Resilience of the Diaspora” – A Celebration of Black History Month

May 9 - June 18

As displaced persons of the African Diaspora, upon birth we are inundated with tainted notions of other’s perceptions of who we are, can be, will be, and won’t be.  Because we are born of Spirit-power, from a soul level we continuously, actively, no matter how arduous the journey, identify and embrace our true individual and […]


Legacy Artist Exhibit: Karl and Mary Hofmann

January 6 - February 1

A retrospective featuring works by longtime Placitas residents Mary and Karl Hofmann will begin the Placitas Community Library’s 2024 exhibition series in the Gracie Lee Community Room. The couple is being celebrated for their collaborative efforts throughout the nearly fifty years they’ve lived and worked together in New Mexico producing ceramics and sculpture, paintings, pastels, […]


Reception: New Mexico Gourd Society

December 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Gourd Artist:  Ginger Larkin