Exhibition at the New Mexico Museum of Art
May 11, 2012—January 2014
Related Article in El Palacio, Spring 2012
By Joseph Traugott Ph.D.
The New Mexico Museum of Art celebrates the statehood centennial with an exhibition that looks at the history of art in New Mexico over the past 14,000 years. The exhibition juxtaposes many forms of art including prehistoric artifacts, functional pottery, devotional art, representational painting, modernist abstraction, photography, and conceptual art, allowing viewers to consider the aesthetic power of a wide range of creative work.