Valle De Oro National Wildlife Refuge Mosaic Project- 2021

Coming soon…..

Apprentice Artists

Kim Gauna

Tori Lucero

Tania Parra

Jilleen Salazar

Atom Vigil


Lead Apprentices

Jaqueline De La Cruz

Jacquelyn Yepa


Lead Artists

Vanessa Alvarado

Margarita Paz-Pedro

This Project Was Funded By

National  Endowment for the Arts

McCune Foundation

Albuquerque Community Foundation

US Fish & Wildlife

Youth Conservation Corps of NM

Heart Gallery of New Mexico

And lots of generous individuals

We would like to give a special thanks to:


ALMA Board Members

La Academia de Esperanza Charter High School

Abe Urbina

Valle De Oro National Wildlife Refuge Staff

New Mexico Clay

The communities of Pueblo of Isleta & Mountain View


And to all of our family and friends for supporting artists in a world where we are undervalued… Thank you!