Dec 16

Roswell Artist-in-Residence: Shannon Rankin

Posted on December 16, 2016 at 12:26 PM by Sara Woodbury

Exhibit Details
  • October 14-December 4, 2016
  • Marshall and Winston Gallery

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."

Oct 28

Roswell Artist-in-Residence: Cate White

Posted on October 28, 2016 at 10:23 AM by Sara Woodbury

About the Art: Cate White, Soldier, 2016, acrylic, spray paint, house paint, glitter on canvas, 45" x 65". Courtesy of the Artist.

Exhibit Overview
  • July 29-October 2, 2016
  • Marshall Winston Gallery

Exhibit Overview

"I use painting to access a direct experience of the body and the senses as a primary source of knowledge for aesthetic decision-making. This practice is part of my ongoing search for a more true vision of myself and the world, unconditioned by societal constructs."
Oct 28

Beyond American Indian Modernism

Posted on October 28, 2016 at 10:23 AM by Sara Woodbury

About the Art: Fritz Scholder, Dancers at Zuni, 1978, color lithograph on paper, 22 1/4" x 30". Gift of Mr. and Mrs. R.V. Desmond, 1981.031.0025

Exhibit Overview
  • July 1-October 18, 2016
  • Entry Gallery

Exhibit Overview

The Roswell Museum and Art Center collection features a modest but impressive grouping of modern and contemporary works by American Indian artists, including Fritz Scholder, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, and R.C. Gorman, among others. Drawn from this holding, this exhibit explores the complexities of modernism in American Indian art.