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Artist Spotlight: Felice House

In large-scale paintings, Felice House, Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University, questions the male stereotype as portrayed through classic Westerns of Hollywood. She projects contemporary women into iconic scenes from Western movies. By placing women in the heroic roles occupied by men she points a finger at the limited access of women to power in…
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MFA Thesis Show Re-cap: In-Between

The opening of our MFA thesis student’s exhibition In Between was a huge success! We had over 200 visitors to the UAG, viewing and participating in the event. It was a beautiful combination of different artists working with different mediums.  Aubrey de Cheubell invited viewers to explore memory with her interactive installation complete with breathing chairs….
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UAG Artist Talk: Lea WiseSurguy-Sophiliazo and Ruben Zapata

      WHAT: Collaborative Artist and Scientist Lecture on the bio-artworks of Lea WiseSurguy-Sophiliazo WHO: Artist Lea WiseSurguy-Sophiliazo and Mr. Ruben Zapata from NMSU’s Food Safety   Laboratory WHEN: Friday, May 1, 2015 from 1:00 – 2:00pm WHERE: NMSU University Art Gallery, Dan W. Williams Hall, 1390 E. University Ave.         Graduating…
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2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition: In Between

    April 24, 2015 4:00pm to 8:00pm University Art Gallery – Dan W. Williams Hall The opening reception for the 2015 MFA Thesis exhibition will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015 from 4-8pm. The MFA candidates this year are: Aubrey de Cheubell, Kris Wilson and Lea WiseSurguy-Sophiliazo. This multi-media exhibition features work ranging…
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Re: Visioning the West

       Jeffrey DaCosta, Felice House, Kathleen Scott, Millee Tibbs, and Dana Younger        May 21 -August 22       University Art Gallery  SUMMER SHOW “RE:VISIONING THE WEST” OPENS AT THE NMSU UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY Las Cruces, NM–The NMSU University Art Gallery is opening its doors for the 2015 summer exhibition…
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NMSU 2014 Annual Juried Student Show

March 13 – April 5, 2014 Jessica Pizana-Roberts served as Juror for JSS 2014

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Histories Remediated: MFA Exhibition 2014

  April 25 – May 10, 2014 Histories Remediated: The NMSU 2014 MFA Exhibition will feature works by three current MFA Candidates—Eddy Escobar [a.k.a. “Juan Cholo”], Nick Gialanella and Will Ross.  These young artists work in a variety of media areas, including photography, painting, printmaking, video and sculptural installation.

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842 Miles: A Long-Distance Collaborative Student Project

  April 25 – May 10, 2014 842 Miles is the result of a semester-long collaborative project between students in the Metals Programs of New Mexico State University and Stephen F. Austin State University in Nagogdoches, Texas.  It is co-curated by Lauren Selden McAdams and NMSU Assistant Professor Motoko Furuhashi, and will feature mixed media objects…
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Old Friends and New Faces: Selections from the Permanent Collection

June 13-August 2, 2014 In this exhibition, we featured two distinct shows: “Old Friends and New Faces: Selections from the Permanent Collection” as well as “New Mexico Center for the Graphic Arts: Prints for Sale” Old Friends and New Faces featured the latest works to be added to the collection through donations, including seven silkscreen…
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