Skip to content

SPECIAL News Release - Gallup, NM

Works by High School Artists from the Four Corners

Gallery with a Cause

Located inside the New Mexico Cancer Center
Benefitting the NM Cancer Center Foundation
4901 Lang Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information: Alexandra Hafler
alexandriah@nmccfoundation.org
505-828-3791

This special collaboration between the New Mexico Cancer Centers at Albuquerque and Gallup features one piece of art each by thirty young Natives from the Four Corners area of the Southwest. It was first displayed in Albuquerque during the summer of 2019 and will be on view at the New Mexico Cancer Center in Gallup this winter. Students are from Navajo Preparatory School, Kirtland High School, Window Rock High School and Gallup High School.

All of the pieces in this show can be seen online here.

Albuquerque Journal Featured Article

This project was made possible by a grant from Capacity Builders Inc. from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA3). These NEA grants continue the support of professional development for Native American artists. Capacity Builders Inc. is a non-profit organization that has been serving resource development needs of tribal non-profits and federally recognized tribes of the Four Corner’s community since 1995.

This project was made possible by a grant from Capacity Builders Inc. from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA3). These NEA grants continue the support of professional development for Native American artists. Capacity Builders Inc. is a non-profit organization that has been serving resource development needs of tribal non-profits and federally recognized tribes of the Four Corner’s community since 1995.

This exhibition is part of The Navajo Artists Technology Innovation and Vision Enterprise (NATIVE) Project. It was developed and implemented during the life of this three year grant which focuses on improving the quality of life of Native artists living in the Four Corners area.

The New Mexico Cancer Center Foundation raises funds to assist with the non-medical needs of patients with cancer or other life changing illness. 40% of each art sale goes to the Foundation and is tax-deductible.

2019 Gallup flyer with logos, for social media

Exhibition dates: November 9, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Reception: November 9, 6 - 8 pm

Events are free and open to the public. Free Parking.

Gallery hours: By appointment only, please contact Alexandria Hafler or call 505-828-3791

Autumn Miller, Bed Of Roses

Autumn Miller, Bed of Roses, Acrylic, 20 x 16”

Caitlin Tache, Daisy

Caitlin Tache, Daisy, Watercolor, 20 x 16”

Ananda Nockideneh, Thunder

Ananda Nockideneh, Thunder, Acrylic, 20 x 16”

Nakaya Deschiney, Love Yourself

Nakaya Deschiney, Love Yourself, Graphite, 11 x 14”

Shawn Ahkeah, In Hozho

Shawn Ahkeah, In Hozho, Acrylic, 20 x 16”

Scroll To Top