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Silver City

Art + Conversation, 614 N. Bullard, Open 7 days a week, 10-6, Sundays 12-6.Gallery and gathering space.

Art Tickles Studio, 103 W. Yankie St., #1, 538-0465, by appointment.

Artworks, 3937 Hwy 90 S., 388-5556, Fri., Sat., Mon. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. or by appointment, artworks@zianet.com.

Atelier 108-McCray on Broadway, 108 W. Broadway, 538-9538, Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Azurite Gallery, 110 W. Broadway, 538-9048, Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Bloomin' Gourdworks, 211 N. Texas, 534-1071, Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Blue Dome Gallery, 307 N. Texas St., 534-8671, daily except Tuesday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., www.bluedomegallery.com.

Cecilia Stanford Studio, 1509 W. Idaho, 388-0649, by appointment.

Ciénega Spa and Salon, 101 N. Cooper St., 534-1600, Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., www.cienegaspasalon.com

College Avenue Collection, 114 College Ave., 534-0690.

Common Thread, 204 W. Market St., 538-5733. Retail and gallery space for fiber arts. www.fiberartscollective.org.

Creations & Adornments,108 N. Bullard, 534-4269, by appointment. Work by Diane Reid.

Dennis Weller Studio, 510 W. Yankie St., 534-0381, by appointment.

Eklektikas, 104 W. Yankie St., 538-8081, Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-4 p.m. and by appointment., www.ekletikas.com

Elemental Arts, 106 W. Yankie St., 590-7554. Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and by appointment. www.gourdweb.com.

Firecloud Traders, 209 W. Broadway, 538-5276, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.Gallery 400, Gila House, 400 N. Arizona,
313-7015.

Geisler Gallery, 102 W. Kelly St., 534-2087, by appointment.

Hilmer Studio, Peterson Dr., 388-4455, by appointment

Hummingbird Woodworks, 4215 Little Walnut Road, 538-5943, by appointment.

Ikosaeder Gallery, 315 N. Texas St., 534-0133.

Jane Dunne-Brady Studio, 4942 Cottonwood Road, 388-4673, by appointment.

La Capita Studio, 710 S. Arizona, 388-5719.

Jeff Kuhns Pottery, 3029 Pinos Altos Rd., 534-9389.

Last Day in Paradise, 211-B N. Texas St., 313-5610, Mon.-Sat. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Leyba & Ingalls Arts, 315 N. Bullard St., 388-5725, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., www.zianet.com/LeybaIngallsART, LeybaIngallsART@zianet.com. Contemporary art ranging from realism to abstraction in a variety of media featuring artists M. Fred Barraza, Christana Brown, Susan Brinkley, Kate Brown, Wil Hanson, Dougan Hales, Diana Ingalls Leyba, Tom Holt, Dayna Griego, Constance Knuppel, Zoe Wolfe, Sue Zielinski, Melanie Zipin. Spotlighting Ralph Bakshi and Joe Theiman.

Lois DeLong Studio, 2309 Paul Place, 388-4759, by appointment.

Lois Duffy, 211C N. Texas, 534-0822, by appointment, www.loisduffy.com, loisduffy@signalpeak.net. The studio and gallery of Lois Duffy presents a unique and thought-provoking view of the world through the eyes of an artist. Imaginative portraits, surreal places and realistic scenes of life. Original paintings, cards and prints.Luna Gallery, 108 W. Yankie,
534-4702. Weds.-Sat. 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and by appointment.

Marley's Frame Shop, 208 W. Broadway, 534-1008, Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

McCray Gallery, WNMU, 538-6517.Mimbres Region Arts Council Gallery, Wells Fargo Bank Bldg., 1201 N. Pope St.

My Sister's Place, 21 Camino Seco, 388-9661, by appointment.

Outwest, 505 N. Bullard, Suite B, 388-4249, photography, decor & gifts

Ravensong Studio, PO Box 1908, 534-0790, by appointment

Silver Cooks & Flowerings, 215 W. Yankie, 534-4514.

Silver Spirit Gallery, 109 N. Bullard St., 590-2079.

Smith-Benton Gallery, 211 N. Texas St., 590-2200, Tues.-Sat. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Exclusively representing Jackie Ritke-Jones, Ellie Martinson, Major Benton, Claudia Richards, Tim Read, Vivien Segel, Julia Smith, Gabriella Fiabane, Mary Yardley, Jill Caldwell, Mary Gravelle. Also Denny Winters, Richard Merkin, Priscilla Souder, Brian Andreas and StoryPeople.

Sound of Light Studio, 17 Sanctuary Road, 388-2140, by appointment.

StudioSpace, 109 N. Bullard St., 535-4548.

Thunderstruck Art & Design, 401 N. Cooper, 313-3371. Photography gallery featuring the work of Alicia Edwards. Traditional silver gelatin prints, archival giclee prints, sun prints, mixed-media collages.

Two Kites, 208 W. Yankie, 534-0740. Works by Dan Davidson and friends.

Upstairs Gallery, 107 1/2 E. Broadway, 538-5987, by appointment

Vagabond Gallery, 310 N. Silver St., 538-3305, by appointment

What's a Pot Shop, 300 N. Arizona, 388-2007, Mon.-Sat.

Weele Arts, 602 W. Market, 534-3147, contemporary ceramics and painting. Thurs.-Sat 12:30-4:30 p.m., www.weelearts.com

Yankie St. Artist Studios, 103 W. Yankie St., 313-1032, by appointment

Zoe's Gallery, 305 N. Cooper St., 538-8983, by chance or appointment.

 

Pinos Altos

Elsie Dean Studio, 18 Sanctuary Road, 388-5001, by appointment

Hearst Church Gallery, Gold St., open mid-May to mid-Sept., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Pinos Altos Ice Cream Parlor, 30 Main St., 534-1997, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., www.pinosaltos.org/icecreamparlor.

Spirit Glass Studio, 35 Norton St., 388-1082, by appointment.

Lower Mimbres

Kate Brown Studio, 536-9935

Hurley

JW Art Gallery, Old Hurley Store, 99 Cortez Ave, 537-0330, Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., gallery@thetown.com, www.thetown.com.

Northern Grant County &Catron County

Adventure Photography, 3760 Highway 15, Gila Hot Springs, 536-3869, by appointment

Annie's on the Corner, Hwy. 180 and Adair, Luna, 547-2502.

Casitas de Gila, 50 Casita Flats Road (off Hooker Loop), Gila, 535-4455, gallery@casitasdegila.com, www.galleryatthecasitas.com, Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. or by appointment.

Dankworth Metal Art, Hwy. 180, Luna, 547-2727.

Doc Campbell's Post, mile marker 39, Hwy. 15, Gila Hot Springs, 536-9551, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Running Horse Gallery, Hwy. 180, Pleasanton, 539-2403, Thurs.-Sun. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., runninghorse@gilanet.com

Willow Gallery, Hwy. 15, Gila Hot Springs, 536-3021. By appointment.

Mesilla

Corn Maiden Gallery, 2365 Calle De Guadalupe, 525-8003, daily 10 a.m.-6 p.m.Dee Groves Gallery, 2220 Calle De Parian, 527-0710, Thurs.-Sun. 1-5 p.m.

Emerald Isle Boutique and Gallery, 1750 Calle de Mercado, 525-9177, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Galeri Azul, Old Mesilla Plaza, 523-8783, Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Galeria on the Plaza, 2410 Calle De Principal, 526-9771, daily 10 am.-5 p.m.

Hecho Art & Decor, 1910 Calle de Parian, 526-2401. Thurs.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Jo Ott Designs, Calle de San Albino & Calle de Santiago,
523-1382, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun 12-5 p.m.

Julienne Jewelry, Old Mesilla Plaza, 647-9440, daily 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.Keene on Art, 2456 Calle de Guadalupe, (915) 799-1864, Thurs.-Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Laughing at the Sun Gallery, 1910 Calle de Parian, 647-2369. Thurs.-Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Mesilla Valley Fine Arts Gallery, 2470 Calle de Guadalupe,
522-2933, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-5 p.m.

Nash Gallery, 1701 Calle de Mercado, 523-2311, Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m.

Silver Lining, 2329 Calle de Guadalupe, 523-2880, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sol Imports, 1701 Calle de Mercado, 522-6382.

William Bonney Gallery, 2060 Calle Parian, 526-8275, daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. to 6 p.m.

Las Cruces

Art Showcase, 1355 Hickory Dr., 524-2700, Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Big Picture, 1753 Buildtek Ct, Suite A, 647-0508, Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Blue Gate Gallery, 311 Old Downtown Mall, 523-2950, Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-noon. Open house the first of the month, 5-7 p.m.

Charles Inc., 1885 W Boutz Rd, 523-1888, Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 12-5 pm.

Cottonwood Gallery, 275 N. Downtown Mall (Southwest Environmental Center), 522-5552. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cruz Nopal, 1175 W. Picacho, 635-7899. Tues., Weds. Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment. ouida@ouidatouchon.com, www.ouidatouchon.com.

Frank H. Parrish Nature Photography, 4941 Modoc Trail, 521-3484, by appointment

Glenn Cutter Gallery, 2640 El Paseo Road, 524-4300, Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Griggs & Reymond, 504 W. Griggs Ave., 524-8450, Tue.-sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. J M E Studios, 665 E. University Ave, 526-6164, Tues.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 12-5 p.m.

Lundeen Inn of the Arts, 618 S. Alameda Blvd., 526-3326, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

M. Phillip's, Studio A-440, 300 N. Downtown Mall, 527-1367. Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

NMSU Art Gallery, Williams Hall, University Ave. east of Solano, 646-6110. Tues.-Sun.Oasis 7, 1119 1Ú2 W. Picacho Ave.,
528-0777.

Patio Art Gallery, Hadley Centre (corner of El Paseo and University Ave.), 541-7401. Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Open house 1-4 p.m. first Saturday of the month.

Studio 909, 909 Raleigh Road, 541-8648.

Studio Santanova, 9325 E. Hwy. 70, 373-0536. Tues.-Sun. 1-7 p.m.

Tombaugh Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Church, 2000 S. Solano, 522-7281, Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or by appointment.

Unravel Gallery, 300 N. Downtown Mall, 647-1181. Tues. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wed. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 pm., Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

White Raven Studios, 425 W. Griggs Ave., Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 524-1636.

Kingston

Percha Bank Gallery, Main Street, 895-5032, Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., www.perchabank.com.

Chloride

Monte Christo, Wall St., 743-0190, daily 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Deming

Antelope Alley, off Spruce, between Silver and Gold St.,
544-6777, 544-1742, Tues.-Sat

Deming Arts Council, 100 S. Gold St., 546-3663, Mon.-Sat.
10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Galeria 200, 200 S. Gold St., 546-9590.

Galleria on 8th, 200 S. 8th St., 544-9029, www.galleriaon8th.com, info@galleriaon8th.com.

King's Korner, 103 E. Ash, 546-4441.

Gold Street Gallery, 112-116 Gold St., 546-8200.

Xi'an Antiquities, 109 E. Spruce St., 546-9223, tim@zianet.com.


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