All Art Is Virtual

Art Vault's newest exhibition, All Art Is Virtual, features 26 artworks in digital, video, and new media. Now on view through April 15, 2023

Salavon, Jason (1970- ), Rainbow Aggregator, 2012-13, Real-time generative custom software animation (color, silent), computer, internet connection, monitor or projector Ⓒ Jason Salavon. Collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation.

Showcasing Digital & Media Art

Artworks from the Thoma Foundation collection are on view year-round, rotating seasonally

Christian Marclay, Lids and Straws (One Minute) (composite), 1995-98, single-channel digital video (color, silent), monitor or projector. © Christian Marclay, collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation.

Welcome to Art Vault

Wonder Woman posing
Dara Birnbaum, Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman, 1978, single-channel digital video (color, sound). © Dara Birnbaum, collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation.

Art Vault is the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation’s newest exhibition space, and the only digital art collection open to the public in the Southwest United States. We are a nonprofit gallery sharing algorithmic, interactive, and video art with exhibitions rotating seasonally.

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Wonder Woman posing
Dara Birnbaum, Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman, 1978, single-channel digital video (color, sound). © Dara Birnbaum, collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation.

Exhibitions

We curate experiences from our collection of contemporary, historic, and global digital art. Large-scale digital and video installations and digital artworks invite viewers to broaden their understanding of technology with innovative perspectives on the human experience.

All Art Is Virtual: All art can provide a virtual reality experience—no special goggles required. 21 artworks on view

Perry, Sondra (1986- ) | Wet and Wavy Looks: Typhon coming on for a Three Monitor Workstation | 2016 | Single-channel digital video (color, sound), three monitor workstation, rowing machine, Eco styler hair gel | Jason Mandella

Events

Craig Dorety | Offset Circles - Yellow Flowering Tree Against Blue Sky |2014| Custom electronics, LEDs, Alupanel | © Craig Dorety, Collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation

Please check back for future events at Art Vault.

Craig Dorety | Offset Circles - Yellow Flowering Tree Against Blue Sky |2014| Custom electronics, LEDs, Alupanel | © Craig Dorety, Collection of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation

Location & Hours

Front entrance exterior view of Art Vault, an art gallery

540 S. Guadalupe St.
In the Santa Fe Railyard Arts District
Santa Fe, NM 87501
info@thomafoundation.org

Visiting Art Vault: Please adhere to our guidelines for a safe and respectful visit. View our health and safety policies.

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10am to 5pm

Admission: Free and open to the public

Parking: Paid street parking is available by the hour

Entry to galleries will be restricted to the East side, Guadalupe Street entrance. Please exit galleries through the West side double doors.

Accessibility: Art Vault is partially accessible to visitors using a wheelchair. The first floor exhibition space is wheelchair accessible. Second floor access requires the use of a stairway.

Front entrance exterior view of Art Vault, an art gallery