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Museum of Indian Arts and Culture Santa Fe
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture New Mexico
Bosque School
Bosque School Arts Center
City of Rocks Visitor Center
Edward Gonzales Elementary School
Genoveva Chavez Community Center
Gateway Project
Achein Lifelong Learning Center
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
Mt Airy Public Library
Raton Recreation Center
Rio Grande Botanic Garden Conservatory
Temple Beth Shalom
UNM Law School


The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture is a 31,000 square foot passively conditioned and daylit building housing exhibits, a theater, food service and dining, administration, education and storage spaces. Special design strategies were developed for the control of ultra-violet daylight in exhibit spaces. The master plan for the site linked three museums, a future repository and support facilities through the development of a central plaza. The entry to the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture was located to create a strong axial and visual relationship with the entry to the Museum of International Folk Art encouraging visitor movement between buildings. The programming and design phases were a collaborative effort between the architects and representatives from the American Indian community, museum staff and government agencies.