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
Dorothy Morang, Sunrise, 1940, watercolor on paper, 15 1/2 x 19 1/4 in. Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art. Gift of John Wright Schaefer, 2009 (2009.48). 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.