Welcome to ARTsmart New Mexico

 ARTsmart empowers and transforms lives by teaching art, literacy, and life skills.

ARTsmart is a 501c3 nonprofit organization



 Events & News



The website magicians are hard at work to bring us a new ARTsmartNM.org.
It will be clear, clean, bright, and easy to navigate. Stay tuned!



HOORAY! ARTsmart New Mexico just earned the Gold Seal of Transparency on Guide Star USA, the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations.





CONGRATULATIONS to our 2017 Edible Art Tour Winners!
You Voted and here are your favorites:
Best Gallery: Barbara Meikle Fine Art
Best Restaurant/Chef’s Bite:
State Capital Kitchen

Barbara Meikle Fine Art wins free advertising in Santa Fean NOW magazine and State Capital Kitchen wins $500 in cash! Congrats to our winners and thank you to EAT patrons for voting and showing your love for the Edible Art Tour making this year’s tour more fun than ever! 



2017 Scholarship Winner:
Alicia Stewart


ARTsmart New Mexico is proud to announce our Scholarship Winner for the 2017-18 school year: Alicia Stewart! Miss Stewart, from NM School for the Arts, will be attending Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, MD. 

Our Books and Materials Scholarship winners are Lexi Glinsky, who will be attending Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX, and Ezra Horne, who will be attending Tufts University in Medford, MA.

Congratulations and good luck to Alicia, Lexi, and Ezra!


Chocolate & Greeting Cards

 Available while supplies last:
ARTsmart Kid’s Klimt Greeting Card Sets and Gold-Gilded Chocolates 

Set of 6 cards: Tree of Life/ Geometrics  $10
Set of 6 cards: Klimt’s Cats  $10
Box of 5 gold-gilded chocolates  $15
Call 505-992-2787 or come to the ARTsmart Community Studio
at 1201 Parkway Drive to purchase.


ARTsmart’s NEW Location: 1201 Parkway Drive!
ARTsmart’s new home, called the ARTsmart Community Studio, is not just a facility for hosting our comprehensive educational programs; it is also a realization of our goal of serving a population of diverse learners. Our new centrally located space promises exponential growth as part of the Siler Arts District where collaboration will be enhanced along with providing opportunities for families from all parts of Santa Fe to take our classes and be a part of our programs.

ARTsmart’s New Home! 2 minute video

ARTsmart Welcomes “Artie” the Giraffe Sculpture by  Fredrick Prescott

New Building


“I made it … this is my work!”

Take a moment to feel the positive identity, pride, and self-confidence
this statement reveals about 
an ARTsmart student
who proclaims it before an audience of peers and adults.

You can make a difference in the lives of the youth of Northern New Mexico!