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Placitas art series seeks NM artists

The Placitas Artists Series is calling for New Mexico artists and craftspeople age 18 and older for a one-month exhibit between September 2015 and May 2016.

Museum lecture to focus on tea leaves

The Albuquerque International Association will host a public lecture by Robin Scala titled “The Traveling Tea Leaf – A Global Journey” at 3 p.m. March 8 at the Albuquerque Museum of Art & History, 2000 Mountain NW.

MasterWorks show calls for miniatures

MasterWorks of New Mexico is calling for miniatures for its 17th annual Spring Art Show to be held April 4-25 in the Hispanic Arts Building at Expo New Mexico.

Historian to speak about Mexican rule

Don Bullis, an author, historian and recognized expert on New Mexico history and the Old West, will talk about “New Mexico in the Era of Mexican Rule – 1821-1826″ at 2 p.m. March 15 at the Sandoval County Historical Society Museum (DeLavy House.)

APS art on display at Expo NM

The Metro Youth Art Exhibit, an annual showcase of award-winning works of art created by Albuquerque Public Schools high school art students, is open in the Fine Arts Gallery at Expo New Mexico.

“Inside the Sight” by Lisa Chernoff is a grid-based composition in glass that explores the nature of vision.

Master glass artist expresses elemental themes

With jaw-dropping gorgeous colors and solid craft Lisa Chernoff’s fused glass works and Carol Estes’ acrylic paintings truly complement each other in the “Broad-strokes” exhibition at Framing Concepts.

Fine arts professor David Lobdell stands with his cast-iron art piece “Binary Mandala.” Lobdell established Iron Tribe at Highlands in 2001. (Courtesy of Margaret McKinney/New Mexico Highlands University)

Iron art exhibit at Highlands University

Leading international and national contemporary iron artists are featured in an art exhibit at Highlands University that is part of Iron Tribe 2015, an iron art conference March 5-7 that is open to the public.

Placitas quilters to exhibit their works

The Placitas Community Library is showcasing the work of six Placitas quilters during the month of March, in celebration of National Quilting Month.