Weekend at the Galleries and Workshops

Join us October 8th – 10th for the Silver City Art Association Weekend At The Galleries and the Southwest Print Fiesta.
There will be a self-guided gallery walk with receptions Saturday 4pm – 7pm, art demonstrations, food trucks, printmaking market and more. It will be an exciting weekend!
VISIT:  silvercityart.com and southwestprintfiesta.org

LAS will feature two exhibitions:
BOUND. This juried handmade print exhibition addresses the basic principles of human connections.
Jurors Chip Thomas and Thea Gahr chose some amazing works by 30 artists.
Saints, Superheroes, and the Demonized. Printmaking by Marco Sánchez

Reception Friday Oct. 8th 4 pm – 8pm
Chip and Thea will do a gallery talk at 4pm.  Marco will speak about his work at 5:30

LAS will be open 11 am – 7 pm on Saturday and 10 am – 3 pm on Sunday
Saturday 4 pm – 6pm the Southwest Women’s Fiber Arts Collective will conduct demonstrations in the sculpture garden.

Plus – The Silver City Art Association is holding our Silent Auction Annual Fundraiser!  22 artists have created Ravens and Gila Monsters for the Silent Auction. You can view the creatures now at participating galleries in downtown Silver. All of the works will be together in the Association’s booth on Oct. 9th at the Maker’s Market, 7th and Bullard Streets, from 10am to 3pm. The highest bidders will be called when bidding closes at the Maker’s Market at 3pm. View all the creatures at: https://www.silvercityart.com/wag-silent-auction

Here is my cyanotype raven and a gila monster by Myron Weckworth.

There is still space in the two workshops at LAS –
Experimental Printmaking with out a Press, with Carmen Ruiz, and

Exploring the Exquisite Corpse:
Printing collaborative text into an accordion book, with Jo Andersen and Maria Lee.

For more in formation and to register:

This is the last week to Visions of Nature and Two Artists: Two Views exhibitions.
Stop in Thursday – Saturday, 11am – 5pm and by appointment.

Happy Fall!