ABQ the Magazine Best of the City 2013

Frame City and Gallery
3810 Central Ave. S.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87108



Sunday 12 - 5
Monday 10 - 2
Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 6
Thursday open until 8pm.

Route 66 Available with and without lights

Welcome to Frame City and Gallery!

2016 International Balloon Fiesta Poster

by Christine Carey

2015 International Balloon Fiesta Poster

Christine Montano Carey has been an artist since her second grade teacher discovered her artistic talent and asked her to do a Halloween Mural on the blackboard. The highlights of her artistic career include the following: She has taught Art from the junior college level, to individual lessons as well as many mentorships with children and adults. For twenty five years she and her husband owned and operated eight galleries in four states. Besides promoting and selling the work of many other artists, her own work has been reproduced commercially in prints, limited edition plates, greeting cards and puzzles. Her original paintings have been collected by many throughout the globe.

Christine has won numerous awards for her Spanish Colonial art including her tin and retablos. She was recently commissioned to do a large retablo that was unveiled in May at Santa Maria de La Paz Catholic church. She was also selected as the 2016 Albuquererque International Balloon Fiesta Poster artist. Her painting,entitled " Autumn Sunset in the Land of Enchantment", depicts the the colorful cultures, landscape and beautiful New Mexico sunsets as well as the hot air balloons. She has served on numerous art boards including: New Mexico Arts Commission, City of Santa Fe Arts Commission, and has served as judge for many art contests including New Mexico Expo and City of Santa Fe Poster.

Christine was born and raised in Las Vegas, New Mexico and has lived in Santa Fe since 1970.

Frame CityFeaturing posters and prints as well as complete custom framing. Frame City and Gallery is located in the Nob Hill area, two blocks east of Carlisle, on the south side of Central, at 3810-A Central Ave. SE in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We take pride in our creative craftsmanship of quality picture frames along with a variety of fancy or multiple mats. Working closely with customers is our priority, and we invite you to visit our shop! We not only welcome individuals framing memorable items but businesses and decorators as well. Wall of FramesWe have served various galleries, restaurants, hotels and businesses. We also offer hanging services along with security mounting. For our Albuquerque customers we offer all of the above services. For all our customers on this web site we offer a 10% discount on all the posters and prints not on sale.

This Month's Specials

March Special

Spring cleaning specials!!!  25% off all in stock posters!!!  Add that to a poster framing special at $49.99 (includes metal frame, dry mount and glass up to 24 X 30) and add a fresh new look to your home!!!  

Print Coupon