OFFCenter Community Arts Project

Mailing Address: 808 Park Avenue SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 247-1172
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, O- Youth Development, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building, W- Public, Society Benefit
Mission Statement:

To promote positive self identity and resilience through art making by providing a safe environment for creative social interaction with an emphasis to enhance the lives of those most marginalized in our community.

Primary Programs:

OFFCenter provides a free, safe, abundantly supplied art studio for the general public with an emphasis on providing economic, social and artistic opportunities for those with limited resources. Programs include ~30 hours of open art studio each week, an accessible art sales shop, low cost framing services, a community gallery featuring 8-10 non-juried exhibits each year, art activities with neighborhood Title 1 after school programs and an annual folk art festival featuring ~100 local folk artists and free art making activities.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Bernalillo
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $100,000 - $249,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Bob Allen

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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