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Artesia Arts and Cultural District

Artesia was designated a New Mexico Arts & Cultural District by the New Mexico Arts Commission in November 2013.  The Arts and Cultural District program was  established as a comprehensive economic development strategy designed to capitalize on the expanding creative economy.

Explore the sites in beautiful Downtown Artesia by viewing the video below.

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The Artesia ACD mission is guided by five pillars: collaboration, promotion, production, advocacy, and education. Our mission is to:

     o  Promote Artesia’s artistic, historic, cultural and community assets and even
     o  Create opportunities for arts and cultural production and consumption within the District
     o  Advocate for importance of arts and cultural education
     o  Build the social, physical, and economic wellness of our community through arts and cultural. 


The Artesia Arts & Cultural District would like to express their appreciation of the following organizations and individuals whose generosity made the Artesia Arts & Cultural District possible. 

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