Meet the Artists Behind the Cups

December 12, 2016 Across the street from the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, a Pueblo-owned Starbucks stands out for its unique Southwestern-style architecture. Details in the interior design honor its connection to Pueblo culture, including a horno-style fireplace and oversized photographs showing Pueblo landscapes. This Starbucks is also home to five beautiful handcrafted

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Comfort Children with the Gift of Stories

December 5, 2016 Help us provide books to children in need this holiday season by donating to the Giving Tree Book Drive! November 24 – December 31, 2016 | Shumakolowa Native Arts For the second year in a row, our friends at Shumakolowa Native Arts have partnered with the Coalition

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Holiday Cheer at the IPCC

November 28, 2016 Ring in the holiday season with the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center! In the month ahead we’ll host a whole array of festive events, and everyone is invited to join in the celebration. From children’s crafts to authentic Native art and jewelry, gingerbread house displays to fine dining,

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We Give Because…

November 21, 2016 Here at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, we cherish sharing and generosity as core values in Pueblo culture. That’s why we’re participating in #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. This global day of donations signals the beginning of the giving season for charities and non-profits worldwide, and

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Fighting for the Right to Vote

November 7, 2016 One in ten New Mexicans is Native American, meaning our state’s population has the second-highest percentage of Native citizens in the country. But despite the strong and vibrant presence of Indigenous people across the state—from the Navajo Nation in the northwest to the Jicarilla Apache Nation, Mescalero

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George Toya: A Pueblo Prayer

October 31, 2016 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, and from the opening of our first permanent exhibit in April to our Indigenous Peoples’ Day Celebration in October, we’ve been celebrating Pueblo culture all year long. Throughout, we appreciated the support of our wider community,

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Season of the Buffalo

October 17, 2016 Autumn months have historically meant two things for Pueblo people living off the land’s bounty in New Mexico: harvest and hunting. For centuries, cooler weather brought herds of bison to the southernmost edges of the Great Plains, where Pueblo hunting parties traveled to meet them each year.

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Walk Through the Pueblo Story

October 10, 2016 Here at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center we’re happy to share new footage showcasing our museum’s first permanent exhibit, “We Are of This Place: The Pueblo Story.” We celebrated its grand opening on April 1 as part of our 40th anniversary year, and in the six months

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day at the IPCC

September 26, 2016 In 1934, the U.S. government established a new federal holiday by designating the second Tuesday of October “Columbus Day.” For some it served to recognize a significant moment in world history; for many it gave undue glory to a foreign invader who repaid the Native population’s initial

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A Brief History of Pueblo Catholicism

August 15, 2016 Timeless Pueblo Traditions Pueblo civilization has thrived in the region that’s now New Mexico for thousands of years, and in that time we’ve governed our towns and farmland, refined beautiful artforms, and developed a deeply spiritual worldview and way of life. From daily routines to seasonal traditions, Pueblo

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