There have been many wonderful events at Silver Bar Studios since the day we got the keys to the building. We are thankful for the enthusiasm and support from the community that has supported our art, music and somewhat mischievous activities at times. 

2024 has begun renovations to the building with the hopes of a fully functional studio space in the months to come. Thank you for your interest.

HeadFest 2023

HeadFest 2023

Belen's HeadFest 2023 was as exciting as the previous year. The founders of the Scarecrow Festival invited us to join them this year, rather than us invading their annual festival like we did the year before. It was another great event, full of laughter, dancing and...

Belen Music Walk 2023

Belen Music Walk 2023

Belen's Second Annual Music Walk took place July 29, 2023. It was a well attended event traveling up and down Becker and Main Street. Daniel Solis organized the event and performed to a large crowd in the gallery space at Silver Bar. Black's Smuggler Winery provided...

HeadFest 2022

HeadFest 2022

The debut performance of Head Crushing Machine at the first Belen Music Walk in August of 2021 made a deep impression on a few local artisans, particularly Jason Schilberg of Rocket Punch Farm. He was interested in creating his own papier mache head. He wasn't the...

Tus ojos cuentan la historica

Tus ojos cuentan la historica

Tus ojos cuentan la historia/ Your Eyes Tell the Story, is a series of photographic portraits of women clad in diverse styles of masks, bursting into spaces of conflict that are usually chaotic and reserved for men. This project is soft research, an...

Chimera

Chimera

Chimera: Jamie Marie Rose Extremely proud of this artist to be the first of many women exhibiting in Silver-Bar Studios specifically in what is referred to as the “Ladies Room” Gallery. Jamie is one of the first people we met in the Belen Arts District one...

Woman Of The House

Woman Of The House

Daniel Montaño's Wo/Man Of The House is a photographic exhibition that was inspired by and photographed in Wo/Manhouse 2022, in Belen, NM.

Saturday Mornings on Becker

Saturday Mornings on Becker

Beginning March 19, 2022, local artists, artisans and farmers were setting up tables selling their art, veggies, eggs, bread, jewelry and so much more every Saturday morning from 8AM until 1PM. Jason and Amelia from Rocket Punch Farm, Jens Plougmann and Julie Pawley...

Christmas in Belen

Christmas in Belen

Belén, is the Bethlehem of the Southwest. From the manger scene at Main St and all the way down Becker Ave, we celebrated Christmas. There were live performances all night long, up and down the street. Shops were handing out gifts to kids and golf carts were...