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Welcome to the New Mexico Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

Discover, Recognize, Celebrate

The New Mexico Committee of the Museum (NMC-NMWA) was established in 1997 to enhance the mission of the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington DC, and to bring recognition to the achievements of women artists residing in New Mexico through special events, art shows, lectures, educational programs, and our many diverse "Artful Afternoons." The New Mexico Committee celebrates the achievements of women in the visual, performance, and literary arts.

New Mexico women artists in the collection of the National Museum include: Corn Blue, Judy Chicago, Marie Zieu Chino, Helen Cordero, Grace Medicine Flower, Dolores Lewis Garcia, Agnes Martin, Santana Royal Martinez, Maria Martinez, Emma Lewis Mitchell, Georgia O'Keeffe, Cathy Raymond, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Lu Ann Tafoya, Margaret Tafoya, and Nancy Youngblood.

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA), founded in 1987, is the world's only major museum solely dedicated to celebrating the creative contributions of women.

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