Upcoming Event

First Friday- With the Grain Panel Discussion

  • June 07, 2023
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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First Friday- With the Grain Panel Discussion

Join us on First Friday for an in-gallery discussion on the art and artists featured in the exhibition With the Grain. Head of Curatorial Affairs, Christian Waguespack will lead this discussion with Jadira Gurule, Art Museum & Visual Arts program Manager for the National Hispanic Cultural Center and Jana Gottshalk, Curator of Collections, Education, and Public Programming for the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art.  The discussion will explore the relationship between the artists, their materials, and the traditions of wood carvers in Northern New Mexico. 


Patrocinio Barela, Resurrection, pre-1940, wood. 20 1/4 x 10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in. Loan to the Museum of International Folk Art from the Fine Arts Collection, U.S. General Services Administration WPA, Federal Art Project, 1935-1943, L.2018.2.1. Photo by Pennie McBride.