Making the Arts Smart Business

The Arts Management Minor

Fall 2016 Courses

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Fall 2016 Internships

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30 Second Elevator Video Contest

Congratulations to our winners!

1st Place: Amanda Romero

2nd Place: Caine Deegan

3rd Place: Renee Romero

View last year’s 2015 pitches!

Check it out!

On April 21, 2015, the Arts Management Program held a Meshworking event in the UNM Art Museum. One of the highlights was our 30 second Elevator Speech video contest. Students were asked to give a 30 second speech describing who they are as a creative. Click on the video to see their speeches!


Great video from Arts Management Alum Sarah Dallas!

Thanks, Sarah, for this fun and informational glimpse into work, play, and life at Warehouse 508. We’re glad to hear the Arts Management minor prepared you to be an awesome Venue Coordinator and a model for community arts leadership. Click the video to watch.

Prospective Arts Management Minors

You are in the right place if you are interested in managing your career in the arts. Let’s get you started!

Click here for our Core Curriculum                                  Click here for our current Course List

News, Jobs & Opportunities

Keshet Ideas and Innovation Center Workshops

The Keshet Ideas and Innovation Center (KIIC) is New Mexico’s business resource center for arts entrepreneurs, equipping creative industry businesses with the tools for success. Click here for more info.

UNM Public Art Guest Lecturer in the News

Sherri Brueggemann, Manager of Albuquerque’s Public Art Program, gets interviewed by Benjamin Sutton of HyperAllergic online magazine. If you were in Sherri’s class, Public Art Project Management, this past Spring then you know all about. If not, check out the fascinating Public Art project her class created for the conceptualized city of CITE located in southern New Mexico. Click here for more info.

Artist or Arts Entrepreneur?

How about both. Read “Facing Facts: Artists Have to be Entrepreneurs” in the online performance magazine HowlRound. If you’re ready to face facts, consider registering now to take Arts Management’s new online course FA470 Adv. T: Arts Entrepreneurship. Click here for more info.