Federal court declines to issue injunction to halt destruction of Guzman mural

“A federal judge in Albuquerque has declined to issue a preliminary injunction that would halt the removal of Gilberto Guzman’s mural in downtown Santa Fe, saying the artist’s petition failed to meet the criteria for such a measure.” Read full article here: https://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/federal-court-declines-to-issue-injunction-to-halt-destruction-of-guzman-mural/article_f9513e12-a38d-11eb-899a-f3f9f32cf2d1.html

Press Coverage from Albuquerque Journal

Check out these two recent articles from the Albuquerque Journal, we appreciate them continuing to cover this topic…it’s not over! ‘Multicultural’ mural not dead yet04/11/2021https://www.abqjournal.com/2378699/multicultural-mural-not-dead-yet-ex-theres-still-hope-the-embattled-artwork-can-be-saved.html How much would saving ‘Multicultural’ cost?04/18/2021https://www.abqjournal.com/2381094/how-much-would-saving-multicultural-cost-ex-we-need-to-know-the-potential-costs-and-options-for-a-restoration.html These articles show the widespread support for the Mural as well as the nationwide problem of erasure via destroying culturally significant public art. WithContinue reading “Press Coverage from Albuquerque Journal”

Gentrification Walking Tour Recap & Other News

If you missed our Gentrification Walking Tour last Saturday, see below for a few photos and videos of the day. We started at the O’Gah Po’Geh Community Altar for some words about the intent of the event. Then moved on to Warehouse 21, a former youth space which is now closed and for sale byContinue reading “Gentrification Walking Tour Recap & Other News”

Video of Meeting with NM Museum of Art Executive Director Mark White, 7/23/2020

Last summer we met with Mark White, New Mexico Museum of Art Executive Director, via Zoom regarding the Multicultural mural. We are posting this video now because we think it is important for the community to know that they have continued to mislead and lie to us. They told us they want community involvement andContinue reading “Video of Meeting with NM Museum of Art Executive Director Mark White, 7/23/2020”

New Mexico Museum of Art Community Meeting TODAY!!!!

Please join the New Mexico Museum of Art community meeting TODAY @ 5:30pm and let them know that keeping the Multicultural mural is how they can meet their goal of diversity and inclusion. This mural represents the community and needs to stay. Public art is accessible art. The mural is all the things they claimContinue reading “New Mexico Museum of Art Community Meeting TODAY!!!!”