Category Archives: Event

NMSU Art Museum Reopening – Sat Sept 19!

NMSU Art Museum is reopening Saturday, September 19! Visit their website to reserve tickets today. In compliance with all state guidance and policies, visitors will be able to return to view the current exhibition, which has been extended until December 6, 2020.The museum will run a timed entry system, allowing up to ten people to…
Continue reading “NMSU Art Museum Reopening – Sat Sept 19!” »

Posted in Event, Exhibit, University Art Museum | Comments Off on NMSU Art Museum Reopening – Sat Sept 19!

MFA Candidate, Alex Nipper Receives Scholarships for 2020-2021

Congratulations go out to Alex Nipper, who will be finishing up his last year of the MFA 3-yr. studio program. He was just recently notified he’ll be starting the year with a welcoming news, receiving the Vivien B. Head Scholarship and the the College of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Graduate Award. Alex’s work is available…
Continue reading “MFA Candidate, Alex Nipper Receives Scholarships for 2020-2021” »

Posted in Event, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on MFA Candidate, Alex Nipper Receives Scholarships for 2020-2021

Raphael Benero: 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition

On view online: May 8, 2020 – Ongoing Las Cruces, NM–The University Art Museum (UAM) will present Raphael Benero: 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition, featuring artwork by MFA candidate Raphael Benero. This year’s MFA exhibition presents a body of work that invites viewers to engage in sculptures that replicate childhood objects negotiating cultural dynamics and Mexican…
Continue reading “Raphael Benero: 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition” »

Posted in Event, Exhibit, MFA Student | Comments Off on Raphael Benero: 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition

ART practice/MOTHER practice; Alone/Together 4.18.20

ART practice / MOTHER practice;ALONE / TOGETHER: A writing and performance project in conjunction with the University Art Museum, Labor: Motherhood & Art in 2020 exhibition. https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/667823090Saturday, April 18, 2020, 1PM, MST Join the UAM for a live reading performance by ART practice / MOTHER practice, a group formed in New Mexico who meet monthly to read critical…
Continue reading “ART practice/MOTHER practice; Alone/Together 4.18.20” »

Posted in Event, NMSU Department of Art | Comments Off on ART practice/MOTHER practice; Alone/Together 4.18.20

Visiting Art Critic and Curator Garth Clark Lecture 3.13.20

6pm DEV Hall (Art Building), Collab Lab Garth Clark is considered one of the leading experts on modern and contemporary ceramics. Originally from South Africa, he is an art critic, historian, gallerist, art dealer, and curator. Clark has authored, edited, and contributed to over 90 books on ceramic art as well as hundreds of essays…
Continue reading “Visiting Art Critic and Curator Garth Clark Lecture 3.13.20” »

Posted in Event | Comments Off on Visiting Art Critic and Curator Garth Clark Lecture 3.13.20

MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar Receives the Top Award in the Arts

NMSU Research and Creativity Week, November 11th – 15th, 2019 was filled with scholarly and creative research events that included presentations from NMSU’s students and professors along with workshops aiding in grant writing and research. Our department is proud to announce MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar as the recipient of a $1500 travel award for her…
Continue reading “MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar Receives the Top Award in the Arts” »

Posted in Devasthali Hall, Event, MFA Student, NMSU Department of Art, Research, University Art Museum | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on MFA Candidate, Yashoda Latkar Receives the Top Award in the Arts

Mariah Morell at Art Obscura 11.9.20

Mariah Morell received her BFA in 2016 and has been actively showing her work. From her website: My work is about the excess and exuberance of youth. Using excessive mark making to convey the subject of youth and exuberance. Specifically relating to the younger generations voice and how people transform over time and grow out…
Continue reading “Mariah Morell at Art Obscura 11.9.20” »

Posted in Event, Exhibit, NMSU Alumni | Comments Off on Mariah Morell at Art Obscura 11.9.20

Frank Meuschke’s Exhibit “Invisible Present”

Frank Meuschke received his MFA from NMSU’s Department of Art in 2000. From here, he went to Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture for an artist residency program and upon completion, soon became their Dean from 2001-2003. He has had numerous exhibitions, residencies and teaching appointments. Frank is currently the resident artist at the Cedar…
Continue reading “Frank Meuschke’s Exhibit “Invisible Present”” »

Posted in Event, NMSU Alumni | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Frank Meuschke’s Exhibit “Invisible Present”

Former Artist-in-Resident, Marina Shaltout’s New Work at U of Arizona

Marina Shaltout is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Arizona’s, School of Art where her focus is on 3D + Extended Media. Snake Woman (see gallery) is her recent installation. Marina was a former artist-in-resident in the NMSU Department of Art, working primarily in the metals/jewelry area. In June, 2020, look forward to…
Continue reading “Former Artist-in-Resident, Marina Shaltout’s New Work at U of Arizona” »

Posted in Artist-in-Resident, Community, NMSU Department of Art | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Former Artist-in-Resident, Marina Shaltout’s New Work at U of Arizona

MFA, Brittany Chavez’s New Work Included in the Exhibit, No Human Involved

Congratulations to our MFA Candidate, Brittany Chavez for her video has been accepted into the exhibit, No Human Involved. This exhibit is part of the 5th Annual Sex Workers Symposium at PICA, the Portland Institute of Contemporary Art. Brittany was interviewed by PICA for this exhibit. The show opens on November 8, 2019 and coincides…
Continue reading “MFA, Brittany Chavez’s New Work Included in the Exhibit, No Human Involved” »

Posted in Competition, Event, Exhibit, MFA Student | Comments Off on MFA, Brittany Chavez’s New Work Included in the Exhibit, No Human Involved