Land Arts of the American West Blog

Visit our Land Arts blog to learn what we were up to all Fall. Land Arts of the American West, at the University of New Mexico, is an ongoing experiment and interdisciplinary model for creative and critical arts pedagogy based in place. This program puts students in direct contact with place of the American Southwest through Field Investigations, Research, Creative Production, and Public Presentation/Dissemination. During the program, students travel extensively throughout the Southwest for up to 50 days, while camping and investigating environmental sites, human habitation systems, and questions facing the region.

Land Arts of the American West Exhibition

Land Arts of the American West 2016 // Exhibition  Land Arts of the American West [LAAW] is an interdisciplinary, field-based, studio art program at the University of New Mexico. During the program students travel extensively throughout the Southwest while camping and investigating environmental sites, human habitation systems, and questions facing the region. This year the students - alongside their independent field studies - investigated the theme of Water Rights. This exhibition features work by the artists - created on site, or in response to their experiences whilst out in the field.   December 5 - 15, 2016 Gallery Hours: December 5 - 15, 2016, 9am - 4:45pm   Opening Reception: Friday, December 9, 5pm - 8pm   John Sommers Gallery University of New Mexico Art Building #84, Room 202 (Campus Map: http://www.unm.edu/~alt2015/UNM%20Campus%20Map.pdf )   Free and open to the public   ARTISTS:  Kaitlin Bryson Nancy Dewhurst Hollis Moore Hamshya Rajkumar Molly Zimmer Rachel Zollinger

Land Arts of the American West 2016 // Exhibition 

Land Arts of the American West [LAAW] is an interdisciplinary, field-based, studio art program at the University of New Mexico. During the program students travel extensively throughout the Southwest while camping and investigating environmental sites, human habitation systems, and questions facing the region. This year the students - alongside their independent field studies - investigated the theme of Water Rights. This exhibition features work by the artists - created on site, or in response to their experiences whilst out in the field.

 

December 5 - 15, 2016

Gallery Hours: December 5 - 15, 2016, 9am - 4:45pm

 

Opening Reception: Friday, December 9, 5pm - 8pm

 

John Sommers Gallery

University of New Mexico

Art Building #84, Room 202

(Campus Map: http://www.unm.edu/~alt2015/UNM%20Campus%20Map.pdf )

 

Free and open to the public

 

ARTISTS: 

Kaitlin Bryson

Nancy Dewhurst

Hollis Moore

Hamshya Rajkumar

Molly Zimmer

Rachel Zollinger