Top Five: September 22, 2016

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Intimate Figures: French and American Prints from the Goodman Gift

June 12 through October 16, 2016
An exhibition of works gifted to the museum by El Paso community leader and philanthropist Gertrude Amelia “Sugar” Goodman. The show includes works by Mary Cassatt, Edgar Degas, Camille Pissarro, Jean-Louis Forain, Barbara Latham, Marion Greenwood, John Sloan, and Fritz Eichenberg, among others.
El Paso |  El Paso Museum of Art

Katherine E. Bash: Light of Consciousness: Part I

August 19 through October 23, 2016
From the artist:"A multi-layered installation composed as a journey through both interior and exterior landscapes consisting of photographs, an artist publication as companion guide and a reading performance by Midland-raised, London-based artist poet, Katherine E. Bash."

Female Saints and Heroes

May 15 through November 6, 2016
An exhibition of retablos depicting female saints. The show "celebrates the piety, wisdom, and physical suffering of female saints and also highlights their influence on the lives of 19th-century Mexican women."
El Paso |  El Paso Museum of Art

Community Through Action

September 15 through December 17, 2016
"Community Through Action features the work of a variety of local transborder agents in the binational region of El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua while documenting three main community-based art practices: community through site, service, and subject."

Institute for New Feeling: This is Presence

September 23, 2016 through February 5, 2017
An exhibition of newly-commissioned video and virtual reality works from the artist collective the Institute for New Feeling (Scott Andrew, Agnes Bolt, and Nina Sarnelle). One video in the show will also be screened as a part of the 2016 season of Artists’ Film International. During the run of the show, Arturo Bandini will host micro-exhibitions in the Ballroom Marfa courtyard.
Marfa |  Ballroom Marfa
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