Registration is now open for arts council’s 2022 summer art camps

Young people in Las Cruces Public Schools are going to be headed back to school earlier this year than they have in the past, but, thanks to the Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC), they still have …

Las Cruces author’s latest book details 400 years of Arizona’s colorful past

Las Cruces author John Phillip Wilson’s latest book, “Arizona Across 400 Years, Stories from a Colorful Past,” is now available, according to a news release from Aero Cordero …
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NMSU theatre grad wins top Theatre Department, College of Arts and Sciences awards

“We made art together, and in art we have our home,” New Mexico State University graduating senior Riley Samuel Merritt said May 5, as he was named the winner of the NMSU Theatre …
THE VIEW FROM HERE

Save debates by making them more boring

As things stand now, there may not be any presidential debates in 2024. And I’m not sure that would be a huge loss.

State House leaders tout border impact

State Rep. Ray Lara, a Democrat from Chamberino in southern Doña Ana County, was joined April 28 by New Mexico House of Representatives Majority Leader Javier …
QUILT TALES

Technology and Beauty

As a quilter, I am thrilled at the kinds of things my friends and I can do with the computer technology that has gotten huge in the past few years. My friend Deb wanted me to make a quilt for her …
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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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