Welcome to Chama Valley Arts 

Our mission is to cultivate creativity, learning & community through arts & culture.

Our Vision - We Create:

* A home for arts where our community feels inspired to discover, create, and gather to enjoy cultural events. 

* Children’s programming that promotes self-esteem.

* A partnership with schools and teachers to design and support positive arts experiences.

* A place to share ancestral knowledge of the Rio Chama Valley.

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See what we are up to!

Program Announcement

We are pleased to host another Art Program, Intuitive Creativity, facilitated by Margot Gedert.

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Ongoing Programs

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Elementary Arts Program

Teaching art to elementary students!

Preschool Story Hour

For our little learners (age 1-6); stories, songs crafts, & more.

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Youth Creator Showcase

Youth from Canjilon to Dulce, including Edith, are invited to submit artworks to the Youth Creator ShowCase! Submission deadline is May 15th.

Zumba Classes

Come have fun and get some exercise with aerobic dancing Zumba! Sundays at the Chama Valley Arts Center.

Ballet Classes

Now offering ballet classes for children 3-8 at the Chama valley Arts Center!

Upcoming Events

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October Photography Exhibition 

Come enjoy works by photographers from across the Northern Chama Valley. Opening reception Oct. 8 from 2 pm-5 pm 

Youth Creator Showcase

Youth from Canjilon to Dulce, including Edith, are invited to submit artworks to the Youth Creator ShowCase! Submission deadline is May 15th.

2022 Art Festival

Mark your calendars for the he 15th Annual Chama Valley Art Festival and Studio Tour. Labor Day Weekend: September 3rd-4th 2022

Learn More

Intuitive Creativity

Join us for a weekend of self-inquiry, creativity and community! Engage in meditation, movement and intuitive painting using tempera paints and paper.

Youth Art Club

Serving youth of all ages to come any Saturday in May for our 2nd round of the Art Club!

Partnerships

Eleanor Daggett Memorial Library

Chama Valley Independent Schools

Moving Arts Espanola

St Francis of Lumberton

Friends Of Chama Library

Dulce Schools​

New Mexico Division of Rehabilitation

Art YOWZA

Sponsors

Dan & Ashlyn Perry

Village of Chama

Alcorn Insurance

Rio Chama Espresso

Chama Rotary Club

Henry’s True Value

Chama Valley Times

LANL Foundation

Washington Federal Bank

Talamante Construction

Log River Ranch

McCune Foundation