Upcoming Event

Western Eyes with Christian Waguespack

  • March 25, 2022
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Plaza Building
Western Eyes with Christian Waguespack

Join Curator of 20th Century Art, Christian Waguespack, for a talk on the exhibition Western Eyes: 20th Century Art Here and Now. This exhibition illustrates how the museum’s collection is representative of these significant art historical moments in regional developments in modernism and how the modern artists of New Mexico have always engaged with significant trends on a national and international level.

This talk will take place in the St. Francis Auditorium at the New Mexico Museum of Art, admission is FREE. The lecture will be followed by a reception hosted by the Women’s Board of the Museum of New Mexico.

Image: Agnes Pelton, Awakening (Memory of Father), 1943, oil on canvas, 22 x 28 in. Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art. Museum purchase, 2005 (2005.27.1) Photo by Blair Clark.