ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The nomination deadline for the 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards has been extended to Friday, March 29.
The New Mexico Arts Commission and New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, are accepting the nominations. The annual Governor’s Arts Awards are New Mexico’s highest and most prestigious artistic honors and are intended to celebrate lifetime achievement.
Nominations can be submitted by individual New Mexico residents or representatives of businesses or organizations in New Mexico. Self-nominations are discouraged.
Nominations may be mailed or hand-delivered no later than Friday to New Mexico Arts, Suite 270, 407 Galisteo St., Santa Fe, NM, 87501. Nomination forms are available online at www.nmarts.org or at www.mfasantafe.org/governors/awards or contact New Mexico Arts at 505-827-6490, 800-879-4278 (statewide), or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The events for the Governor’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts are scheduled for Sept. 27 in Santa Fe.