The 23rd annual Corrales Art & Studio Tour (CAST) will take place August 27th and 28th in Corrales, New Mexico. CAST is one of the largest art studio tours in the Southwest attracting 70-80 local artists and visitors from throughout the Southwest. Participating artists are members of the Corrales Society of Artists. Artists show their artwork at studios and venues throughout the Village of Corrales. The Tour offers a Preview Gallery where all artists display artwork to help visitors choose which artists to visit. The Preview Gallery will be held at the historic Old Church, a beautiful location to display art. Preview Night will be held on August 26th.
Corrales Old Church Fine Art Show
The Fine Arts Show is sponsored by the Corrales Society of Artists (CSA) and the Corrales Historical Society. This will be the 34th year for the show. It is an established juried show that attracts visitors from throughout the Southwest. The historic Old Church provides the perfect venue for this show. The show features New Mexican artists with an especially strong showing from CSA members. It is held during the first week of October, during the Albuquerque International Hot Air Balloon Festival. An early call for artists is sent to all CSA members.
Winter Craft Show
The Winter Craft Show is a collaboration of CSA and the Corrales Historical Society. The venue is the historic Old Church in Corrales. This will be the 33rd year for this show. It will be held on November 25 – 27, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Over 50 artists and artisans participate in this show. They offer a wide variety of excellent handmade work for sale. An early call for artists is sent to all CSA members.
First Sunday in Corrales
The “First Sunday” in the Village is returning to Corrales. Galleries, bistros and merchants in the Village will be hosting artists on each first Sunday of the month. Artists will be able to set up tents, panels and/or table displays at merchant locations. With a strong marketing program, this will be a successful way for local artists to show their work and attract visitors to Corrales. There is no cost to artists.
Angela Gutierrez, Corrales MainStreet Director, will be directing the scheduling of artists. Artists interested in participating can contact Angela at (505) 350-3955 or via email at email@example.com to reserve a space.