Town Hall Art Show
Past, Present and Future: A Celebration of Taos Art Colony
April 17 – July 17, 2015
Public Reception: Friday, April 17th from 5-7pmm
Presented by the Taos Arts Council and the Town of Taos
The exhibit hours for the duration of the show will be from 8:00 am-5:00 pm, weekdays
Artists of Taos County and Northern New Mexico will generate 40-60 works in a variety of mediums depicting the rich heritage of the past, the beauty of the present and the promise of the future.
Artists are encouraged to responsd to a descriptive quote by Ernest Blumenschein (El Palacio, 1936) a founder of the Taos Society of Artists.
“The great naked anatomy of a majestic landscape once tortured, now calm; the fitness of adobe houses to their tawny surroundings; the vastness and overwhelmeing beauty of skies; terrible drama of storm; peace of night – all in beauty of color, vigorous form and everlasting light.”