Emil Bisttram, Sunset of the Rio Grande, 1939, oil on canvas, 31 x 36 in. Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art. Gift of Gilbert and Nancy Waldman, 1994 (1994.53.1). Photo by Blair Clark
Billy Schenck, Coming Down from the Mountain, n.d., oil on canvas, 27 x 48 in. Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art. Gift of Ernest J. and Edith M. Schwartz, 2010 (2010.36.10) © Billy Schenck. Photo by Blair Clark
The New Mexico Museum of Art is participating in the city’s 2015 “Summer of Color” celebration with the exhibition Colors of the Southwest. The exhibtion dates are March 6 – September 20, 2015. The exhibition will encompass an array of art created from the early 20th century to the present and will include paintings, photographs, prints, watercolors, and ceramics.