New Media New Mexico is a project to highlight media arts in our state each summer. Known for both its exceptional environmental beauty and its work in scientific innovation, New Mexico has historically been a mecca for the arts and technology. In recent years, our state has become a gathering place for new media artists and enthusiasts from around the world who converge here to focus on the expanding intersection of art, science and technology.

Travel a Media Arts Trail through New Mexico’s spectacular landscape.
View Google Map of 2016 NMNM Media Arts Trail

New Media New Mexico Participating Partners

Center for the Arts in Hobbs
The mission of the Lea County Commission for the Arts is to provide leadership, vision, and support to ensure the availability and diversity of the arts in Lea County.
View Google Map of Roswell / Hobbs / Las Cruces / Albuquerque Media Arts Trail Loop

Central Features, Albuquerque
Central Features is a contemporary art gallery that promotes environmental stewardship, social progress, and the intrinsic value of creative acts by supporting a wide range of exceptional artists, visionary designers, and other dynamic cultural producers.
View Google Map of Albuquerque / Magdalena Media Arts Trail Loop
View Google Map of Roswell / Hobbs / Las Cruces / Albuquerque Media Arts Trail Loop

CURRENTS NEW MEDIA, Santa Fe
Currents provides the community with opportunities to experience New Media Arts in traditional venues, public and outdoor spaces. 6000 visitors attended festival events in 2014.

The Harwood Museum of Art, Taos
The mission of the Harwood Museum of Art of the University of New Mexico is to collect, preserve, exhibit and interpret the arts, especially those created in, inspired by, or relevant to northern New Mexico.
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Roswell Museum and Art Center
Today, the Roswell Museum and Art Center is among of handful of federal art centers that remain in operation, and has expanded into a 50,000 square foot facility that includes twelve galleries dedicated to the exhibition of art and history, the Patricia Lubben Bassett Art Education Center, and the Robert H. Goddard Planetarium.
View Google Map of Roswell / Hobbs / Las Cruces / Albuquerque Media Arts Trail Loop

University Art Gallery at NMSU, Las Cruces
The University Art Gallery serves as a showcase for the visual arts in the border region. The largest visual arts facility in South Central New Mexico, the gallery presents six to nine exhibitions annually.
View Google Map of Roswell / Hobbs / Las Cruces / Albuquerque Media Arts Trail Loop

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
Electronic Arts at the University of New Mexico is an interdisciplinary experimental program within the Department of Art & Art History.
View Google Map of Albuquerque / Magdalena Media Arts Trail Loop
View Google Map of Roswell / Hobbs / Las Cruces / Albuquerque Media Arts Trail Loop

Warehouse 1-10
Warehouse 1-10 is a contemporary art space located in Magdalena, New Mexico. It’s mission is to host and provide a support platform for experimental and contemporary art projects.
View Google Map of Albuquerque / Magdalena Media Arts Trail Loop

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The art challenges the technology, and the technology inspires the art.

– John Lasseter