Monday, October 26, 2009

Dia de los Muertos exhibit - Branigan Cultural Center - Las Cruces, NM

Here's some of the artwork at the juried exhibit at Branigan Cultural Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The show runs through November 7, and the museum is open from M-F, 10 AM to 4 PM, and Saturday from 9 AM to 1 PM. Visit the Branigan Cultural Center at 501 N. Main Street on the north end of the Downtown Mall.

Jackalope de los Muertos, by Liz Nielsen

Every Bone Tells a Story, by Susan Wester Perez

Our Lady of the Dead, by Christy Lou Sexton

We're Halfway There Baby!, by Flo Hosa Dougherty

Paul's Ride, by Charlotte Driver

Mejores Amigos / Best Friends, by Anick Olmsted

Tierra y Libertad, by Pamela Enriquez Courts

Cihulatampa, Region of the Dead, by Rita Morones

A view of the exhibit at the Branigan Cultural Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Dia de los Muertos art show at Sunland Art Gallery

The Sunland Art Gallery in Sunland Park Mall has a nice Dia de los Muertos art show, featuring work by Candy & Charlie Mayer, Teri Spicer, Romy Hawkins, Winfrey Hearst, Jennifer Stapher-Thomas, L. B. McKay, Krystyna Robbins, Marji Carrasco, Melissa Urquidi-Bonham, Cil Abeyta, Nancy Diaz and Janet Aboud. Original art, as well as very affordable prints are being sold. The show is being held October 2-31, 2009. For more information, call 584-3117.