Disability and the Arts

Ninth Annual Film Festival

During the Conference theatrical releases and award-winning documentaries will be shown, followed in some cases, by conversations with the director, producer or star.

Artists in Residence Program


Nationally-recognized artists with disabilities demonstrate their work during the three days of the conference, lead hands-on workshops and breakout sessions. The 2017 Artists in Residence will be announced August 15th.

Artist at a Potter's wheel

Artisan's Showcase

Artisans with disabilities display and sell their original work. The 2017 Artisans will be announced August 10th.

Deadline for the application is August 1st, 2017.

Application for Artisan's Showcase

For assistance with the Artisan's Showcase contact:
Heidi Fredine
hfredine@salud.unm.edu 
505-272-6640