UNM-Taos Student Art Show
The University of New Mexico -Taos students are presenting artwork for the upcoming Art Show at David Anthony Fine Art, held on November 4th to 25th, 2017. This Art Show is juried by author, curator, and founder of Freehold Taos Residency, Dr. Anna Novakov. Throughout November, a variety of selected artworks, including paintings, prints, ceramics and jewelry, will be exhibited in the gallery. In addition to hosting this student show, David Anthony Fine Art is generously donating a portion of all student artwork sales in support of the UNM-Taos Art Department.
“Communicating with student artists and listening to a student artist’s perspective strengthens the art community”, says David, “I look forward to long-term collaborations with the UNM Art Department”. David Anthony Fine Art features fine art as well as handcrafted furniture. DAFA interchangeably exhibits Taos' eclectic artistic community with artwork ranging from traditional portraiture to contemporary art.
“We are very grateful for this rare opportunity for our student artists to present their artwork in a cutting edge professional gallery space”, says UNM–Taos Art Department Chair, Sarah Stolar. “Through this collaboration, these student artists are receiving an insight of professionalism in the art world. It’s a priceless learning opportunity.”
Gary Cook, a long-time art professor at UNM-Taos, expresses his passion and pride for all of the student artists attending UNM-Taos Art Department. “Our students’ artwork is incredible and each deserves a space in a gallery. We are so thankful to collaborate with David Anthony Fine Art and immerse our students into the art community.”
Opening reception will be held on Saturday, November 4th from 4pm to 7pm. “The First Saturday Art Walk” invites people to get outside and explore all the various galleries and studios the Taos Art Community has to offer.
Pictured: Irene Laleuf, Skeleton Still Life, Oil Pastel on Raw Canvas, 48 x 48"