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Sep 19

Billy Schenck's West: A Retrospective

Posted to Past Museum Exhibitions by Sara Woodbury

About the Art: Billy Schenck, Geoff Stared..., 2011, oil on canvas. Image courtesy of the artist.

Exhibit Details

  • April 1-September 18, 2-16
  • Hunter Gallery

Channeling the bright colors and ironic undertones of such Pop artists as Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol, the paintings and serigraphs of Billy Schenck incorporate film stills, pulp novel covers, and other media in order to simultaneously celebrate and critique iconic western imagery. Drawn from the artist’s personal collection, this retrospective examines Schenck’s ongoing artistic interaction with the American West.

Aug 31

Isaias Salcido

Posted to Roswell's Most Wanted by Todd Wildermuth

Salcido is wanted for trafficking methamphetamine.

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Aug 31

Roswell Artist in Residence: Shannon Rankin

Posted to Upcoming Museum Exhibitions by Sara Woodbury

Remains 2013
About the Art: Shannon Rankin, Remains, 2013, map, acrylic, paper, 18" x 23". Image courtesy of the artist.
Exhibition Details
  • October 14-December 4
  • Marshall Winston Gallery
  • Opening reception: Friday, October 14, lecture at 5:30 pm, reception 6:00-7:00, FREE

Exhibition Overview
RAiR artist Shannon Rankin states, "I create installations, collages, and sculptures that use the language of maps to explore the connections among geological and biological processes, patterns in nature, geometry and anatomy."