Support 516 ARTS


Current 516 ARTS Funders: 
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Bank of America 
Bernalillo County
The City of Albuquerque
The Ford Foundation
Frederick Hammersley Fund for the Arts at the Albuquerque Community Foundation
The FUNd at Albuquerque Community Foundation
Lannan Foundation
Henry Luce Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
National Performance Network
New Mexico Arts, a division of the Office of Cultural Affairs
New Mexico Humanities Council
PNM Foundation

Aquarian Web Studio
Axis Salon & Spa
Don Mickey Designs
Heritage Hotel & Resorts
Hotel Andaluz
Hotel Chaco
KUNM Radio 89.9 FM
MÁS Tapas y Vino
The Clyde Hotel
The Paper
The Yarn Store at Nob Hill

And members like you!


Albuquerque Dance Connect
Albuquerque High School
Albuquerque Museum
Basement Films
City of Albuquerque Cultural Services Department
City of Albuquerque Open Space Division
El Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juárez
Feminist Art Coalition
Feminist Border Arts Film Festival
Fine Arts Center, Colorado College
Flower Hill Institute
Found Sound Nation / OneBeat
The Guild Cinema
Harwood Art Center
Harwood Museum of Art
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Kolaj Institute
Maple Street Dance Space
Mexican Consulate of Albuquerque
MoCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ
National Hispanic Cultural Center
NMSU Art Museum
Outpost Performance Space
RedLine Contemporary Art Center
Rubin Center for the Visual Arts at UTEP
Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Santa Fe Art Institute
Southwest Contemporary
STEMarts Lab
The PASEO Project
UNM ArtsLab
UNM College of Fine Arts
UNM Art & Ecology Program
UNM Art Museum
Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge
Vital Spaces
Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian

Members like YOU make 516 ARTS possible!

BECOME A MEMBER of Friends of 516 ARTS.




Enjoy 10% off at these local businesses we love:

Present your membership card for discount! (terms apply)

MÁS Tapas y Vino, Located in Hotel Andaluz, 125 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Slate Street Café, 515 Slate Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Willow, 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW D, Albuquerque, NM 87107 (full price merchandise only)
The Yarn Store at Nob Hill, 120 Amherst Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106


DONORS CIRCLE $1,000 & up

• Donors Circle private party
• 10% discount on art sales from 516 ARTS’ exhibitions
+ All the below benefits



• Limited edition signed silkscreen by Neal Ambrose-Smith (while supplies last)

• Personal meet & greet opportunities with visiting artists and curators

• Priority sign up for contemporary art inspired trips


+ All the below benefits



• Artist-designed tote bag (Visit our store to learn about current offerings.)


• Private tour of nearby contemporary art destination
+ All the below benefits



• Membership to the North American Reciprocal Museum Association*
(includes more than 900 institutions across North America. Learn more
+ All the below benefits


INDIVIDUAL $50 (Senior/Student $25)

• All of our mailings delivered to your door.
• Invitations to member preview receptions with private talks
• 10% discount on catalogs and merchandise at the
• Discounts to ticketed events and workshops


You can also contribute by:

Mail a check to: 516 ARTS, P.O Box 4570, Albuquerque, NM 87196
Call 516 ARTS at (505) 242-1445 to make a gift by credit card. Leave a message and we will call you back. 
Email Kevin Paul, Development Coordinator & Fulcrum Fund Manager at
Direct a gift through the United Way (505) 247-3671

For questions regarding membership and giving at any level please let us know! or 505-242-1445

Thank you for being a part of the 516 ARTS family!

*North American Reciprocal Museum Association includes more than 900 institutions across North America. Learn more at


516 ARTS is a nonprofit, charitable 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law, less the hard costs of benefits provided.

Be the champion of a dynamic economy. Be the builder of a vibrant urban core. Be a supporter of 516 ARTS.

Business Sponsorship Program

516 ARTS works closely with the business community to maximize the role of the arts in economic development and the creative economy for our city, state and region. Visibility and recognition for Business Sponsors are described below, and please contact us to discuss custom sponsorship packages that meet the needs of your business. To become a sponsor, email

Business Sponsor Benefits & Levels of Support:

Business Donor: $1,000
• Company name and logo in 516 ARTS program guides
• Company name in exhibition catalogs throughout the year
• Company name and website link on 516 ARTS website

Business Patron: $2,500
• All of the above plus:
• 1/4 page display ad in 516 ARTS program guides
• Company logo on an exhibition invitation and poster of your choice
• Company name on the entrance wall of the gallery for the year
• Company name and link in our e-blasts for 6 months

Business Benefactor: $5,000
• All of the above plus:
• 1/2 page display ad in 516 ARTS program guides
• Company logo on all exhibition invitations and posters for the year
• Company name and link in our e-blasts for the year
• Company logo in selected local and national display ads
• Company banner at a 516 ARTS opening of your choice
• Use of 516 ARTS for a private reception or event for your businesses

Business Sponsorships can also be paid by:

• Pay by credit card over the phone by calling 505-242-1445
• Mail a check to our mailing address: PO Box 4570, Albuquerque, NM 87196
• Gifts can be made through United Way (505-247-3671)
• Grants from corporate foundations are welcome

Thank you!

Kaitlin Bryson painting Its Vitality Comes Through Fluctuation in the exhibition Species in Peril Along the Rio Grande, 2019.

516 ARTS is always looking for volunteers and also offers internships for students and people of all ages interested in getting hands-on experience working with a busy non-profit arts organization. We are seeking volunteers to assist with daily gallery operations, special events, installation of exhibitions and meeting the demands of our growing arts education program.

If you are an artist, art student, art educator, or anyone with an interest in art, call 505-242-1445 or email

Click HERE to sign up to get volunteer opportunities