Category Archives: NMSU Department of Art

Follow the New Art Building Progress

If you’re interested in watching the progress for our new building over the next several months, HB Construction has set up a camera documenting around the clock activity of the construction site of the new Department of Art’s Devasthali Hall. To access video, click on the following link: https://www.workzonecam.com/projects/hbconstruction/nmsuartbuilding/workzonecam  

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Artist Lecture Two For One: Arkley and Alpert

The Department of Art presents the last lecture of our Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series for this academic year.  Please join us on 4.19.18 to hear them talk about their work and maybe they will talk about their artist residency in Roswell, NM.    

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Juried Student Show Opens Tonight!

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Art Students Participate in the Las Cruces Art Fair Last Weekend

NMSU Art students were featured in a couple of different news outlets covering the Las Cruces Art Fair. The Bulletin and KRWG gave generous coverage towards their participation. Here’s the link for the KRWG article: http://krwg.org/post/nmsu-students-participate-las-cruces-arts-fair

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Juried Student Show

Every Spring, the University Art Gallery hosts the Juried Student Show. This year, Cathy Lee Crane will be the guest juror for the exhibit. Students may enter up to 3 works. The deadline is getting close, March 16th. The first step in gaining access to submitting artwork, is to email the artglry@nmsu.edu for permission to…
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Fulbright Scholar, Professor Rachel Stevens in Ukraine for the Spring 2018

Sculptor Professor Rachel Stevens has just arrived in Lviv, Ukraine where she will conducting research during her second experience as a Fulbright Scholar. The title of her research is the “Forest Grows in the Synagogue: Reimagining the Galician Landscape Through Sculpture”. In western Ukraine few obvious features of Galicia’s Jewish culture remain, as the Holocaust…
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Next Step: Giving Tuesday November 28th!!!

The new art building is going up! Ground breaking in March, 2018!! The next step for continued success in our programs: – New Equipment – Updated Technology – Materials   Your contribution is needed and would be appreciated to make this happen. We hope you will consider donating to our fund on Giving Tuesday by…
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Art in Public Places for the HJULC Building Made Their Final Selection!

Architect, Christophe Zeller (left) with Dept. of Art Head, Julia Barello (center) and MFA Candidate, Jeff Erwin (right) Members from the Art in Public Places Committee announced their final selection for the Hardman and Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Commission. In a meeting last Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, the chosen artwork from a highly competitive field…
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Beginners Workshop 11/2 for Learning Laser Cutting

  This workshop is FREE to all NMSU students. The workshop will be held upstairs in Room 210 in the D.W. Williams Hall building from 4:30 to 5:30.

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1 – Month Residency for MFA Graduate, Madison Manning Coming Up Soon!

  “Madison Manning, MFA candidate, was selected for a one month residency at DE-CONSTRUKT [PROJEKTS] in Brooklyn, New York. In January, Madison will host Big Fun Party With All Your Cool Weird Stuff; a participatory installation that changes daily with the guests. Guests are invited to bring their old belongings and thrift store treasures- clothes…
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