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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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Students Gain Hands on Experience in the Museum Conservation Program

  Museum Conservation Director, Marina Silvia-Feliner and five of her students just finished an important restoration of the statue of Hugh Milton. Read on to learn more about the process and how science and art make a great team for restoring our past. http://www.lcsun-news.com/story/news/education/nmsu/2017/10/14/nmsu-students-restore-milton-statue-learn-skills/764918001/ Professor Silvia Marinas-Feliner Museum Conservation Program Director New Mexico State University…
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Alumni, Brack Morrow presents EAR1 PROJECT at the Philanthropy Theatre in El Paso

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Laser Cutter Workshop- Open to Anyone on Campus

This Thursday, September 28th, from 4:30 to 5:30. Free to anyone on campus. The workshop will give a basic introduction to using the laser cutter. No skills are required.

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STUDY ABROAD IN BRAZIL FLIP TRIP-SPRING 2018

FROM BAROQUE TO MODERN WITH DR. ELIZABETH ZARUR   Experience Brazilian culture and learn about the art and architecture from colonial to the present in the state of Minas Gerais. Dr. Zarur will lecture on some of the most remarkable baroque/rococo structures decorated with original sculptures and paintings. In addition, we will be visiting museums…
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MUSEUM CONSERVATION STUDENT, ELENA MARS MAKES THE FRONT PAGE!

While working on one of New York City’s conservation projects, the Washington Square Arch, Elena Mars was captured working alongside another intern during their conservation of this monument.  Miss Mars received an internship in New York City’s Parks Department Citywide Monument Conservation Program where they manage over 500 sites under Director, John Saunders. The Department…
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NMSU Alumna 2016, Mariah Morell Exhibiting in International Juried Show

Mariah Morell, BFA 2016, will be showing 5 drawings in the upcoming exhibition, 21st Annual NO DEAD ARTISTS, at the JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY, New Orleans, LA. INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY ART AUGUST 30 – SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 FIRST SATURDAY GALLERY OPENINGS ||| 2 SEPTEMBER, 6-9PM http://jonathanferraragallery.blogspot.com/ MATTHEW WELDON SHOWMAN | gallery director + partner |…
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Bree Lamb’s Exhibition, “Remember Me” at Colorado Photographic Arts Center

Bree Lamb teaches intro to photography classes in the Department of Art and was recently included in the Faculty exhibit, Impermanent Topographies.  Now you can see her work at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center while it’s on exhibit until April 15th. Bree Lamb and Anne Leighton Assoni are exhibiting together in Remember Me.  

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Michelle Lanteri Receives Recognition for Her Research

Michelle Lanteri, who earned her MA in art history in December 2016, presented two papers on her thesis research this fall. The first, titled “Longing for Home: Wendy Red Star’s Four Seasons Series as Self-Portraits of Place-Based Memories,” was selected for the 2016 Southeastern College Art Conference in Roanoke, Virginia. The second, titled “Color as…
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Pata Viva Farm to Receive $250,000 Grant from ARTPLACE

  The Pata Viva Farm is a working model farm utilizing sustainable agricultural techniques.  The farm is part of the MESA Project, with a vision to provide food for the communities around Las Cruces, NM in collaboration with architects, scientists, culinary and visual artists in the community. Two of these contributors are alumni or soon-to-be…
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