Quantcast
The New Mexican's Weekly Magazine of Arts, Entertainment & Culture Monday, July 28, 2014

Art

  • To frame the fearful symmetry: Mark Spencer

    There’s something archetypal and visionary in the paintings and monotypes of Mark Spencer. Elemental forces — whirlwinds of dust, cloud, color, and flame — encircle figures on the landscape, perhaps obliterating them, perhaps serving as the setting from which they emerge, gods or demons struggling to become manifest. 

Beautiful dreamer: Tom Chambers

When an otherwise mundane or realistic setting in a photograph contains an odd or startling element, it is considered a work of magic realism. It is within that genre …

More GALLERY OPENINGS
Art in Review — Jim Vogel: "Cante Jondo"

New Mexico resident Jim Vogel makes his home north of Santa Fe in the pretty but remote little town of Dixon. His surroundings are not exactly quotidian, but perhaps his rural homeland invokes a patriotism like Thomas Hart Benton's, that famous painter of proletariat America.

More ART REVIEWS
To frame the fearful symmetry: Mark Spencer

There’s something archetypal and visionary in the paintings and monotypes of Mark Spencer. Elemental forces — whirlwinds of dust, cloud, color, and flame — encircle figures on the landscape, perhaps obliterating them, perhaps serving as the setting from which they emerge, gods or demons struggling to become manifest. 

More ONGOING
SITE Santa Fe — Blue Curry: When the ships come in

Nassau-born artist Blue Curry, now living in London, had an idea for an installation that would subtly challenge the image of Nassau as merely a playground for tourists and at the same time would honor an aspect of its history.

More MUSEUM SHOWS
Lord of the rings: Jeweler Reyes Ulibarri

The little building beside a gravel yard used to be a construction shack, but for the last six years it has been the Spanish Trails International headquarters and shop. Jeweler Reyes Ulibarri is the proprietor.

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
Not you?||
Logout|My Settings

FOLLOW US

Advertisement