What we do...

Artful Life is a New Mexico-based organization dedicated to transformational change

through the beauty and power of creative collaboration. We are dedicated to the belief

that community revitalization is a collective process fueled by art, creativity,

intentional action, and a thoughtful approach.

 

See our arts and community development model here.

Transforming communities through the beauty and power of collaborative art.
CHART - Santa Fe

CHART - Santa Fe

Culture, History, Art, Reconciliation and Truth

Mural at Expo New Mexico

Mural at Expo New Mexico

International District - Albuquerque, 2022

Intersection Mural

Intersection Mural

4th & Hazeldine - Barelas, Albuquerque, 2021

Youth Artist Team

Youth Artist Team

Barelas, 2019-2021

"Morning Glory"

"Morning Glory"

Sundowner Apartments - International District, Albuquerque

Stories of Route 66

Stories of Route 66

International District - Albuquerque, 2016

Portraits

Portraits

Residents of the International District - Albuquerque, 2015 - Present

Portraits

Portraits

Residents of the International District - Albuquerque, 2015 - Present

Community Tables Project

Community Tables Project

South Valley - Albuquerque Metro, 2015

Pop-Up Park - So. San Pedro

Pop-Up Park - So. San Pedro

Preliminary Design, International District, 2017

Pop-Up Park

Pop-Up Park

So. San Pedro Neighborhood, International District, 2019

"Iris"

"Iris"

So. San Pedro Neighborhood, International District, 2019

Community Design Process

Community Design Process

Pop-Up Park International District

"We Grow as We Go"

"We Grow as We Go"

Mural, Seafood 99 Market, Youth Artist Team - International District, 2019

"What Is Diversity"

"What Is Diversity"

Mural, Louisiana and Zuni International District - Albuquerque, 2018

Dream Team Collaborative Arts

Dream Team Collaborative Arts

University of New Mexico Dreamers

Artful Life Artists

Artful Life Artists

with Jane Chu, Chair National Endowment for the Arts, 2018

Artful Life

Artful Life

Community Arts

Please consider supporting our work by making a tax deductible donation through our fiscal sponsor, Center of Southwest Culture. 

We often need volunteers to help us with organizing and implementing our numerous projects. Please contact us