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Upcoming Events

34th Annual Community Arts Awards

One of the most heartwarming annual events sponsored by the Doña Ana Arts Council is its 34-year tradition of honoring individuals and organizations for their contributions to the arts with the Community Arts Awards ceremony. The tradition continues this year, 2021 – The Year of the Artist. The celebration will be on Thursday, September 23, […]

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Past Events

Promoting Art – March 26, 2021

Doña Ana Arts Council Presents: Ross Marks & Joe Bullock Discuss Walking With Herb & the Creative Institute at NMSU and the Las Cruces International Film Festival Ross Kagan Marks is an award-winning director best known for directing WALKING WITH HERB, THE TWILIGHT OF THE GOLDS, and HOMAGE. His other credits include the films THE […]

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Gallery Reception: Wayne Carl Huber & Friends

  The Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC) is proud to  feature Wayne Carl Huber and eight of his former and current students: Joy Calvert, Penny Duncklee, Jane Grider, Richard Harris, Maria Lopez, Carmen Navar, Beverley Pirtle, and Ana Maria Uranga.   This group of artists present an impressive résumé. Several are Signature Members of the […]

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Virtual Renaissance ArtsFaire

  The 49th Annual Renaissance ArtsFaire will be completely online  due to the current global pandemic.  This annual event is the Arts Council's biggest fundraiser, one that supports children's programs in K-12 arts education throughout the year.  Please support this online event and help us keep these vital programs alive for the children of the […]

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Doña Ana Arts Council Members

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