ON THE SHELF

Holiday Booknanza

Ten local authors from The Las Cruces Writers Group are holding a book signing and sale 2-5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, at the Mesilla Valley Mall, Las Cruces. “We have books in so many …
40 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS

What’s going on in DECEMBER?

Desert Exposure would like to include your special events, from any southern New Mexico community, in our …
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QUILT TALES

Alamo Longarm Adventure

In a world filled with flavorless, cookie-cutter chain stores, it’s nice to talk with local shop owners. There is a zest for life and an urge to create that fuels their day-to-day living. Lisa …
HIGH PLACES

Bill’s Excellent Adventure

Oh, the Ocotillo hikers and their made-up names! There’s Cupcake’s Conondrum, Two and Three Dog Canyon (but no One Dog Canyon!), and so many more funny trail names that only the insider …
PUBLISHER'S NOTEBOOK

Peace on Earth?

Every year around this time, we start seeing the messages everywhere, in many forms: Peace on Earth, Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays. I’m beginning to wonder, though, do we really want Peace …
EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK

History or Poetry?

Do you hate poetry? I hear that a lot. People see something written in a vertical form, strange lines, sometimes rhyming. For some, the eye just rolls away as soon as they see the …
Virtual Gallery
Agave Artists Gallery
Agave Artists Gallery in Mesilla is a cooperative gallery featuring contemporary art in multiple media: oil, acrylic, water media, …
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Arts Scene/Gallery Guide
Please join us in visiting southern New Mexico artists in their web-based galleries. While we can’t yet go to these galleries …
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Lisa Alden
Lisa Alden has always loved art and has been creating since childhood. Before formal training in art she worked in hospitality and …
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Maria Aragon
Maria Aragon is a self-taught artist working mainly in oil paint on either canvas, artist's board or paper. She is a symbolist who …
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Jean-Robert P. Béffort
Jean-Robert P. Béffort is a mixed-media assemblage sculpture and collage artist who lives in Silver City and operates a 4,000 …
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Mary Beagle
Mary Beagle has primarily worked with oil on canvas; her paintings reflect her love of native and Latino cultures and celebrations. …
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Margaret Bernstein
Margaret Bernstein was meandering through a profession of words, interviews and teenagers when, on a whim, she fell suddenly into …
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Victoria Chick
Victoria Chick established her painting studio near Silver City after a 40-year art career as studio artist, registered art therapist …
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Ruth Drayer
Ruth Drayer's work is non-objective; she is painting color and color relationships and has developed her own technique. Rather than …
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Lois Duffy
Lois Duffy has had a studio and gallery in Silver City’s downtown historic Yankie/Texas Art District for 23 years. She paints …
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