516 ARTS Gala & Auction - Get your limited print from Neal Ambrose-Smith!

Sunday, September 26, 2021 5:30pm – 8:30pm

516 ARTS Benefit Online Auction NOW OPEN!


Gala Tickets are SOLD OUT, but you can still purchase your limited, commemorative print from Neal Ambrose-Smith HERE!

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*COVID-19 Vaccination Required*

516 ARTS will require proof of vaccination completed at least 14 days prior to the event or a negative COVID test administered by a health care professional within 72 hours of the event.

Originals or photos of documents with a matching ID will be accepted. Masks are also required, except while eating or drinking, per New Mexico state government COVID regulations.

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516 ARTS and Farm & Table are hosting an art gala and you don’t want to miss it! Gather and connect on the beautiful grounds of Farm & Table for a magical evening that includes live performances, delicious food, and is accompanied by an online art auction featuring a fantastic selection of New Mexico artists.

Supporters of 516 ARTS are also invited to purchase a limited commemorative print titled “Coyote sees the future clearly” by Neal Ambrose-Smith (Confederated Salish and Kootenai Nation). Ambrose-Smith is a contemporary Native American painter, sculptor, and printmaker. Learn more about Neal Ambrose-Smith and his work here.

Poetry:

Hakim Bellamy - Inaugural Poet Laureate of Albuquerque, New Mexico (2012-2014)

Music:

Le Chat Lunatique - Le jazz hot style of Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli is their North Star, with a blend of Western swing, classical, reggae & more

Leili Margarita Shafie - Alt / Rock / Blues / Folk music, youth performer from Outpost Performance Space’s Teen Program

Emcee:

Roger Fragua (Jemez Pueblo) - Governing Board Member, 516 ARTS; President, Coda Holdings, LLC; & Executive Director, Flower Hill Institute