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Tamarind Institute

  • 2500 Central Ave. SE Map It
  • UNM/Nob Hill
  • Educational Institution

Updated 12/04/2013

Fodor's Review

This world-famous institution played a major role in reviving the fine art of lithographic printing, which involves working with plates of traditional stone and modern metal. Tamarind certification is to a printer what a degree from Juilliard is to a musician. A small gallery within the modern facility exhibits prints and lithographs by well-known masters like Jim Dine, Kiki Smith, and Ed Ruscha, as well as up-and-comers in the craft. Guided tours (reservations essential) are conducted on the first Friday of each month at 1:30.

Sight Information

Address:

2500 Central Ave. SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87106, United States

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Phone:

505-277–3901

Website: tamarind.unm.edu

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Weekdays 9–5

Updated 12/04/2013

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