Art & History of Colonial New Mexico Lecture Series: Creating a Colonial New Mexico Style Presented by Chief Curator Robin Farwell Gavin
“Creating a Colonial New Mexico Style” explores the reasons for the distinctive character of New Mexico’s colonial retablos and bultos. The lecture discusses the development of regional styles in Latin America, placing New Mexican colonial art in its larger context. The presentation is illustrated with numerous examples of colonial New Mexican art that exhibit cross-cultural motifs and design.
UPCOMING LECTURES JAN 25th Marie Romero Cash FEB 1st Robin Farwell Gavin FEB 15th Maurice Dixon MAR 1st Roberto Martinez MAR 15th Peter López Museum Admission $8 and FREE to members