PROGRAMS

Through Big Ideas, Engage People

The Coe offers unique, hands-on programs and exhibitions to engage and support communities, artists, and students of all ages. This enables deeper appreciation of the value of cultures all over the world…because the more we know about one other, the more we can work together for the common good.

2020 Hands-On Curatorial Program

2020 Hands-On Curatorial Program

(I’m Nostalgic for) Memories I’ve Never Lived Before This exhibition was to open at the Coe Center on May 8, but not all is lost—please stay tuned as our amazing Hands-On curators creatively rework their exhibition to reach you in a new way while sheltering at home!...

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Adrian Wall: Mapping Our History, Projecting Our Future

Adrian Wall: Mapping Our History, Projecting Our Future

The artist and musician Adrian Wall (Jemez Pueblo) will host a free evening public program at the Coe Center. This program has been postponed due to COVID-19. We plan on rescheduling with Adrian once the Coronavirus pandemic has subsided. Through a week of intensive...

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First Friday with Guest Artist Eliza Naranjo Morse

First Friday with Guest Artist Eliza Naranjo Morse

Introducing First Friday with Guest Artists! The Coe's monthly First Friday open house will now be graced by a roster of brilliant artists who will visit with guests, discuss favorite pieces, and more. On March 6, 2020 our guest artist is the wonderful Eliza Naranjo...

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Jhane Myers: A Plains Woman’s Journey

Jhane Myers: A Plains Woman’s Journey

Saturday, February 15, 2 pm at the Coe Center for the Arts, the artist, filmmaker, and producer Jhane Myers (Comanche and Blackfeet) will host the program, titled Jhane Myers: A Plains Woman’s Journey. The program is the culmination of Myers’ mini-residency at the Coe...

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FUNCTION: The Film Premiere was held on Nov. 15, 2019

click above image to view the film We made plates together, we dined together, we broke plates together in the act of connection and learning… The Story continues… in the short film FUNCTION produced in partnership with Littleglobe Held on Friday, November 15, 6 pm at...

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“How it was handed to me” The Caesar Family Legacy

“How it was handed to me” The Caesar Family Legacy

The Coe Center is pleased to host an unparalleled jewelry event on December 12th. How It Was Handed to Me: The Caesar Family Legacy, organized by Kenneth Johnson (Muscogee/Seminole) gathers jewelers and jewelry from New Mexico, Oklahoma, and beyond into a complex...

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Marie Watt Sewing Circle was held on July 16, 2019

Marie Watt Sewing Circle was held on July 16, 2019

The Coe Center was honored to host artist Marie Watt (Seneca Nation) on July 17, 2019. Watt's focus while in Santa Fe was on the concept of “mother” and all its varied, complex connotations. This event, in collaboration with the Institute of American Indian Arts...

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Marie Watt Sewing Circle

Marie Watt Sewing Circle

The Coe Center is honored to host artist Marie Watt (Seneca Nation) who will lead a community sewing circle on Tuesday, July 16 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm at the Coe. This event, in collaboration with the Institute of American Indian Arts Museum of Contemporary Native Arts...

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2019 Coe Center Open House

2019 Coe Center Open House

Please join us August 15, 1-4 pm for the Coe annual open house which honors the Growing Thunder Family. Joyce Growing Thunder (Assiniboine-Sioux) will be in residence with her family. Joyce, her daughter Juanita, and her granddaughters Jessa Rae and Camryn have...

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