Top Five: August 16, 2018

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Made in Texas!

July 13 through September 9, 2018
"The 25 quilts of the Made in Texas touring exhibition celebrate the pioneering spirit, natural beauty, and artistic talents of the Lone Star State. From a first-time quilter to prizewinning artists, the makers in this comprehensive exhibition reside in all regions of Texas."

The Angelo State University Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition

July 13 through September 9, 2018
The Angelo State University Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition features the work by the faculty members of Angelo State University’s Art Department. The exhibition will feature new works by Esteban Apodaca, Katherine Bunker (Kat Truth), Edwin Cuenco, Ralph Randall “Randy” Hall, Chris Stewart, Ben Sum, John Vinklarek, and Chris Voss, in a broad range of media including painting, drawing, ceramics, printmaking, photography, sculpture, graphic design, video, and installation.


April 13 through September 15, 2018
"Hyperobjects is a group exhibition co-organized by philosopher and Rice University professor Timothy Morton and Ballroom Marfa Director & Curator Laura Copelin, engaging ideas from Morton's theory to confront the overwhelming scale of today's ecological crisis. The exhibition features installations from the Center for Land Use Interpretation, Megan May Daalder, Tara Donovan, Nance Klehm, Postcommodity, Emilija Skarnulyte, and Sissel Marie Tonn, as well as objects and loans from David Brooks, the Center for Big Bend Studies, Rafa Esparza, Raviv Ganchrow, Paul Johnson, Candice Lin, the Long Now Foundation, Iván Navarro, the A. Michael Powell Herbarium, the Rio Grande Research Center, Oscar Santillán, and the University of Texas at Austin McDonald Observatory."
Marfa |  Ballroom Marfa

Transborder Biennial 2018 / Bienal Transfronteriza 2018

June 1 through September 16, 2018
This exhibition is the fifth such collaboration between EPMA and the Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juárez (MACJ). The show features 32 artists or collectives living along the U.S.-Mexico boundary whose work addresses border conditions. Artwork by each artist or collective is exhibited at both museums simultaneously, and thus visiting the entire exhibition requires crossing the border.
El Paso |  El Paso Museum of Art

Patrick Earl Hammie: Birth Throes

October 6, 2017 through September 22, 2018
A show of figurative paintings by artist Patrick Earl Hammie. "Birth Throes, a collection of portraits and allegories, meditates on the relationships between the artist and his mother, mortality, and the capacity for black experience to disrupt, diversify, and enrich American culture."

Paul Gillis: Now Rhymes With Then

July 13 through September 23, 2018
An exhibition of paintings and works on paper by Colorado-based artist Paul Gillis. The works contemplate and comment on "the cyclic nature of the human experience."

Early West Texas: Waypoint and Home

July 1 through November 4, 2018
"Through rarely exhibited paintings, prints, drawings, and photographs, Early West Texas begins with an overarching view of the region’s landscape, continually narrowing its focus to scenes of daily life and portraits of those who, at one point or another, have called El Paso home."
El Paso |  El Paso Museum of Art
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