Explore the interweaving of Mexican and American cultures and their perpetual evolution along our unique border region. Using a mixture of media, the Border Artists and Juntos Art Association team up for the first time with this colorful exhibition.
In conjunction with these professional artists, El Paso and Las Cruces area high school students will be displaying their work in the Abrazos and Borderlands Galleries.
Reception with artists: October 13th, from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Guest Speaker Panel: October 20th, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, featuring Christian Gerstheimer, El Paso Art Museum Curator; Dr. Yolanda Leyva, Head of UTEP History Dept; and Elizabeth Zuhar, NMSU Art History Professor
Artist Presentations: October 27, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Exhibit open October 13 - November 30
Gallery open Monday through Friday from 10am - 5pm, and weekends by request.
Admission - Free!
Did You Know?
The Siglo de Oro Drama Festival, the longest running festival of its kind in the world, is held at the Memorial yearly and has attained an international reputation for featuring quality presentations from Spain's Golden Age, in both English and Spanish, by theatrical groups from all over the world. More...