Monthly Archives: September 2008

First Friday Artscrawl Opening

When: Friday, October 3rd, 2008 5 – 8 p.m.
Opens October 3rd and runs through Oct. 31st. We will also be open for the two weekends of Balloon Fiesta, Thurs. thru Sun. from 12-6pm.
Where: Chroma Studios and Gallery, 1606 Central Ave SE, Suite 102 & 201, Albuquerque, NM

What: Chroma Studios and Gallery Art Opening – Feathers and Flowers

Chroma Studios is happy to present the opening of our new gallery and classroom
space.  We have expanded since our grand opening in June to include a gallery
and classroom downstairs. This First Friday, our new gallery will feature the
work of Chroma co-founders Paula Manning-Lewis and Josephine Brionez de Flores. 
We will also have live guitar music by Chroma artist Aaron Lewis, who has
recently released a new cd Space Travel. Our upstairs gallery will include the work of our studio
artists Barak Naggan, Sarah Rose, Caroline Blaker, Chris Schelling, Kirk McGee,
Terry Hansen, and vashti b. Plus guest artists, Susan See, Diane Reitz and Michael Gallegos.

Hope to see you there!
Paula Manning-Lewis 🙂


Studio Rentals Available

We offer Artist Studios in a professional working environment, with secure individual studios, 24 hour access and a great view of our ever-changing Albuquerque horizon.

Due to our new expansion, we have five spaces coming available by mid-end of September.

Studio #1 is 10 x 20 ft. (200 sq. ft.) with high ceiling and tall windows. Deposit for this space is $250 and rent is $350 per month.

Studio #2 is 10 x 19 ft. (190 sq. ft.) with 180 degrees of windows, lots of natural light! Deposit is $250 and rent is $350 per month.UPDATE: RENTED

Studio #6 is 10 x 10 ft. (100 sq. ft.) with one west facing window. Deposit is $200 and rent is $200 per month.

Studio #7 is an odd shaped space 9 x 10 ft. with an additional 5 x 5 ft alcove, also one west facing window. Deposit is $200 and rent is $225 per month.

Studio #11 is 10 x 20 ft. with no outside windows, but it does have an interior window and glass doors(with curtains). Deposit is $200 and rent is $300 per month.

All spaces come with central heat & refrigerated air, free wifi, an upscale reception area, nice restrooms, parking, a communal kitchenette, access to an excellent classroom / mini show space, and countless other perks, including open studio nights, courtyard shows, and more. There is plenty of free parking too! We are expanding at the beginning of October to include a dedicated gallery space and larger classroom available for rent by the hour, day, or week.

We are an artist-run studio space and active community of artists devoted to making Chroma a cool place to be. Teach classes in our conference room, participate in shows and special events in our professional working environment.

Please contact Paula by email or phone(259-6320)for additional information, or if you would like to arrange a meeting to see the space